“Your Cancer Sherpa”
Adding support while slaying the myths. Making the journey relevant. Shining a light on the unknown.
Working with newly diagnosed and advance stage patients on navigating their diagnosis. Using Acupuncture, guided meditation, and other therapeutic techniques. Coping with psycho-social issue. Introducing a new normal.
Stop worrying about other and focus on your healing. You, the patient, need to focus on your treatments without worry about others. As “Your cancer Sherpa,” through direct meeting locally or via video conferencing I can meet and share my knowledge, make suggestions provide insights for you, family members and friends. Why should you have to make decisions or explain something that you are unclear about?
By subscribing to “Your Cancer Sherpa” series I will present short discussions on how to frame your diagnosis. Together, we will demystify many of your preconceived notions. With topics like:
Learning to distinguish between what you hear from others and what your health care team is telling you.
Understand your limits while setting boundaries.
Strategies for getting what you want, be it help, or time off from treatment.
Exploring the collateral damage of treatment and treatment options for side effects.
Learning about self-comfort.
Diet options and the million supplements you read about or friends tell you about.
You will become part of an ever-growing community
You will watch acupuncture and acupressure techniques that prove helpful integratively
You will meet patients and hear their voices as they describe their own personal journey.
I will a take you on guided meditations
Introduce you to different professionals working in the cancer world
Provide links to non-profit and for-profit services.
Nutritional Assessment and Counseling
Evaluate current nutritional habits. Creating a wellness plan. Herbal therapies.
Detoxification programs using well established products. Establishing attainable goals.
Strategize = Listen
When confronted with any kind of health crisis the everything seems overwhelming. As your coach, I will help you with the big questions.
Who? What? Where? When? and How?
Educate = Touch
Helping to promote a greater understanding of
explanations and understand medical reports and condition
building relationships with healthcare providers
Providing guidance and support in decisions making
Create a healthy life style plan