Finding Resilience to Cope
January 21, 2010
Hosted by Drs. Gloria and Heidi Horsley
Kevin Quiles, M.Div. is an ordained minister, bereaved parent, and spiritual and bereavement counselor. Kevin works for a nationally-based hospice helping families deal with grief, anticipatory loss, and recovery. He is the author of the forthcoming book, Spiritual Care to Elderly and Dying Loved Ones. Barbara Rubel’s journey began when her father, a retired New York City Police Officer, died by suicide while she was pregnant with triplets. Barbara’s desire is to help others to focus on personal growth, and the art of resilience when coping with tragedy. She is the author of But I Didn't Say Goodbye: Helping Children and Families After a Sudden Loss and Death Dying and Bereavement.
Open to Hope
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“Open to Hope” is a show dedicated to those who have suffered a loss. The show is hosted by Dr. Gloria Horsley, Marriage and Family Therapist and her daughter Dr. Heidi Horsley, adjunct professor at Columbia University’s school of Social Work. Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi are published authors and international experts in grief, loss and recovery. Hear bereaved family members and experts share inspirational stories of loss, hope and recovery. Learn what you can do to cope and to establish a new normal. Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi dedicate their show to their deceased son, and brother Scott, and to all those who have lost loved ones and are looking for hope. They welcome you to lean on their hope until you have found your own.
Drs. Gloria and Heidi Horsley
Dr. Gloria Horsley, BSN, MS, MA, CNS, MFT, MIM, Ph.D. is a bereaved parent and has worked in family therapy for 22 years. She holds graduate degrees from the University of Rochester, Syracuse, Greenwich and Holos Universities. Dr. Gloria serves The Compassionate Friends in a number of roles, including Board Director and chairperson for TCF’s annual program for professionals. Dr. Heidi Horsley, BS, MS, MSW, Psy.D. is a bereaved sibling and adjunct professor at Columbia University’s school of Social Work where she teaches courses including grief, loss, and bereavement. She holds graduate degrees from Columbia University, Loyola, and University of San Francisco. She also conducts seminars & workshops at The Compassionate Friends annual bereavement conferences.