What do you say to someone who is grieving? By Dr. GLORIA HORSLEY Earlier this week on Mamamia we published a post from Rachel, a shattered mother who had lost her 18 month old son in an accident just a few weeks ago. Many readers expressed their anguish and frustration at not knowing how to offer even some small comfort and it sparked a discussion among us about what to say to someone who is grieving. This post is by family therapist and bereavement specialist Dr Gloria Horsley whose own son died... more
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Dr. Gloria Horsley MFC CNS Ph.D. is the Founder and President of the Open to Hope Foundation the world’s largest multi media web based resource for the bereaved. Gloria is an internationally known grief expert, psychotherapist, and bereaved parent. She is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Clinical Nurse Specialist Gloria co-hosts, with her daughter Dr. Heidi, a public access TV series and an Internet radio show. Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi have authored a number of books and articles including; Open to Hope: Inspirational Stories of Healing After loss; Open to Hope Handling The Holiday; Real men do Cry and Teen Grief Relief. She has been on a number of radio and television shows including “The Today Show”.