Emotional Healing and Resilience: Dr. Ted Wiard’s Insights on ‘Through the Storm’

April 25, 2024
Travis Hearne


Navigating through significant personal loss and trauma requires more than just time; it demands emotional healing and resilience. The latest episode of Through the Storm tackles this complex topic with guest Dr. Ted Wiard, the Clinical Director and Founder of Golden Willow Counseling, who shares his profound experiences and professional expertise in overcoming life-altering grief.

Exploring Emotional Healing and Resilience

Hosted by Dr. Travis Hearne, this compelling episode provides a deep dive into how individuals can foster emotional healing and resilience in the face of adversity. Dr. Wiard, a seasoned expert in grief counseling and emotional recovery, outlines strategies that aid individuals through their darkest hours, transforming personal suffering into strength.

Key Discussion Points

  • The Foundations of Emotional Resilience: Dr. Wiard discusses the critical role of resilience in both personal and professional contexts, offering insights into building this essential quality
  • Support Systems and Emotional Healing: The indispensable role of support systems in facilitating emotional healing, underscoring their value in the recovery process
  • Navigating Life Transitions: Practical advice on managing life’s inevitable changes and using them as opportunities for growth and emotional development

Rev. Dr. Ted Wiard, based in Taos, New Mexico, is a licensed professional clinical counselor and certified grief counselor. He directs Golden Willow Counseling and the Golden Willow Retreat, which focuses on supporting those dealing with grief, loss, trauma, and recovery. A noted public speaker and author, Dr. Wiard actively promotes the importance of emotional healing and resilience across various platforms, including national seminars and workshops.

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