|Atty Mari Frank
Barbara J Hopkinson
KUCI radio show “Prescriptions for Healing Conflict”,
January 13, 2014
Mari Frank Esq, host of Prescriptions for Healing Conflict (88.9FM and www.kuci.org) in Irvine, CA (www.conflicthealing.com) interviews Barbara J Hopkinson, author of “A Butterfly’s Journey… Healing Grief After the Loss of a Child”. (30 min)
Mari talks to Barbara about how she healed after the loss of multipole children and her perspective witnessing so many other families, as she helped them through her nonprofit chapter. They also discussed the inner conflict and anger pertaining to her son’s loss, her 30-year marriage falling apart and the conflict felt by her remaining son, as well as her spiritual journey. Barbara and Mari also touch on mediums, signs from her son and the concept of Love vs Grief.
Barbara Hopkinson was born in Maine, raised in Massachusetts, and lived several years in New Jersey. A Butterfly’s Journey is her first full-length book, after publishing blogs, articles, and book reviews in the business world. She retired after a successful career in technology sales, including ten years as an IBM executive. One of her passions is travel, having visited more than 40 countries so far. She is a multiple bereaved parent, which inspired her to write about her journey to help others. She founded and continues to lead a local chapter of The Compassionate Friends, an international organization whose mission is to support family after the loss of a child. Barbara has a happy family life with her second husband, James Hopkinson, her remaining son Brad and three adult stepchildren Melanie, Matthew, and Christopher.
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Contact Barbara for a FREE 30-minute “Return-to-Life” Conversation to accelerate healing:
email: [email protected] or call 617-410-6309
or Order the book “A Butterfly’s Journey… Healing Grief After the Loss of a Child”