Open to Hope Foundation to present at ADEC 32nd Annual National Conference

Dr. Heidi Horsley, Executive Director and Co-Founder of the Open to Hope Foundation, and Co-Host of the radio show “Healing the Grieving Heart” & Dr. Howard Winokuer, President of ADEC announce they will present together at the ADEC annual national conference.

Online PR News – 01-April-2010 – – New York, NY ( Onlineprnews ) April 1, 2010 - Dr. Heidi Horsley on her nationally syndicated talk radio program Healing the Grieving Heart will announce her plans to present at ADEC with President Dr. Howard Winokuer.

The Open to Hope Foundation proposal was accepted on behalf of the Association for Death Education and Counseling's 32nd Annual Conference to be held April 7-10, 2010 at the Hyatt Regency Crown Center, Kansas City, Missouri, USA. Dr. Heidi and Dr. Howard will present on Self Care for the Clinician on Friday, April 9, 2009 from 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

This is a wonderful opportunity to bring valuable information and research on Self Care for the Clinician to the professional community who in turn can bring it to the grieving public commented Dr. Heidi Horsley, Co-Host of the radio show “Healing the Grieving Heart” and Co-Founder and Executive Director of The Open to Hope Foundation

Healing the Grieving Heart broadcasts every Thursday at 9 am Pacific/ 12 noon EST time. To listen go to and click on archived shows.

About Dr. Heidi Horsley

Dr. Heidi Horsley, PsyD, MSW, 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. Howard Winokuer

Dr. Howard R. Winokuer, Ph.D., LPC, NCC, FT brings a special sensitivity and total commitment to his work. Dr. Winokuer was the co-founder of TO LIFE, a not-for-profit education and counseling organization that specialized in issues dealing with grief and loss and life enrichment and currently runs The Winokuer Center for Counseling and Healing. During his over thirty year career, he has worked with thousands of people dealing with these issues. He has conducted workshops and seminars throughout the United States as well as in eight foreign countries. Dr. Winokuer has written numerous articles on issues such as coping with grief, relationships, aging parents and teen suicide. He is currently the President of ADEC.

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