David Kessler

David Kessler, a well-known expert on healing and loss, is coauthor with Louise Hay of the best-selling book, You Can Heal Your Heart: Finding Peace After a Breakup, Divorce, or Death, which has been a number #1 book on divorce and loss. He coauthored two other books with the legendary Elisabeth Kübler Ross, and has been a contributing writer for eHarmony, Oprah.com, and Anderson Cooper 360. He lectures throughout the United States, Australia, and the UK, teaching therapists how to help their clients after a breakup, betrayal, divorce, and other losses. 


  • You Can Heal Your Heart

    In this excerpt from their new book, You Can Heal Your Heart, coauthors David Kessler and Louise Hay address grief around the holidays.

  • Healing a Broken Heart

    Nine years ago, my marriage ended. I’d spent 18 years with my now ex-husband. He was the foundation of my life and my very best friend.