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Lucy C. Hone Ph.D.


Lucy C. Hone, Ph.D., is regarded as a thought leader in the field of resilience psychology, tragic circumstances forced Lucy Hone to focus more closely on grief when her 12-year-old daughter was killed in a horrific motor accident. Adjunct senior fellow at the University of Canterbury, an internationally sought-after professional speaker, best-selling author, and award-winning academic researcher, Lucy has a gift for turning complex science into useable tools. Covid-19 saw her TED talk, 3 Secrets of Resilient People, go viral making it one of the Top 20 most-watched TED talks of 2020. Author of Resilient Grieving: Finding Strength and Embracing Life After a Loss That Changes Everything, Lucy’s refreshing approach to coping with loss is regularly featured in global media, including The Guardian, The Washington Post, BBC, CBS, ABC, Channel News Asia, Swedish Television, and TVNZ.

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