Megan Prescott, to appear on Healing the Grieving Heart National Radio Show

Megan Prescott, will appear on “Healing the Grieving Heart” with hosts, Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley to talk about Helping Children Deal with Loss, on Nov. 19th, 2009, sponsored by The Open to Hope Foundation. To listen to this show, go to

Online PR News – 23-November-2009 – – New York, New York and San Francisco, California ( Onlineprnews ) Nov. 19th 2009, 11 am Pacific/2 pm Eastern time -Megan Prescott lost her mother and brother within a month of each other at age 19. The daughter of a high school English teacher, Megan used writing and drawing for the next twenty years to express her feelings about losing her family. She is the author of Squirrel and Oak: A Story of hope.

About Dr. Heidi Horsley

Dr. Heidi Horsley, PsyD, LMSW, MS, is a bereaved sibling and a licensed psychologist and social worker. Dr. Heidi is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Open to Hope Foundation ( and an adjunct professor at Columbia University. She has a private practice in Manhattan, NY specializing in grief and loss. She is also author of “Teen Grief Relief” and “Real Men Do Cry”. She holds graduate degrees from the University of San Francisco, Columbia University, and Loyola University.

About Dr. Gloria Horsley

Dr. Gloria C. Horsley, PHD, MFT, CNS, is a bereaved parent, and has worked in the field of family therapy for over twenty years. Dr. Gloria is Founder and President of the Open to Hope Foundation ( She serves The Compassionate Friends in a number of roles, including as a Board Director and frequently serves as a media spokesperson in her dual role as a bereaved parent and professional. She is co-author of “Teen Grief Relief” and “Real Men Do Cry.” She holds graduate degrees from the University of Rochester, Syracuse, Greenwich and Holos Universities.

Dr. Heidi Horsley
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