Learn to manage the emotions and issues that are typical in the cancer continuum, from the time of diagnosis through life as a survivor. These courses and workshops help empower you to take control of your life, accept your emotions and feelings about survivorship as normal and natural, and create a healthy balanced future.
WHAT'S NEXT FOR MY LIFE?™ End of Treatment Survivor Workshop
This workshop teaches cancer survivors and others affected by cancer how they can create a meaningful healthy life based on their own personal values, ideals and circumstances. Past workshop participants report noticeable positive changes regarding their situation and their ability to impact their own future.
INTIMACY, PASSION & CANCER EXPLORATION Teleconference Course
Are you struggling with physical and/or emotional intimacy and sexuality issues due to cancer? This 6-week guided exploration group course helps single or married women accept the changes in themselves, regain their self confidence, and make decisions about how intimacy, passion and sexuality will be for them as they live their lives as survivors. We offer separate groups for men and women.
INSPIRATIONAL SPEAKINGfor survivorship celebrations, conference, fundraising, and awareness can WOW your audience and get you noticed. Paula is an authority on how the lessons of survivorship can bring joy, passion and purpose to anyone's life. Humorous, passionate, poignant and totally authentic, topics like What's Next For My Life? ™, It's The Values That Matter, and Normal's Not Normal Anymore! include real world insight and practical things survivors and others can do NOW to bring hope, inspiration and empowerment to the forefront in their lives.View Paula's One Sheet; 2009-2010 member of the National Cancer Survivors Speakers Bureau.
INDIVIDUAL SURVIVOR COACHING
People diagnosed with cancer face unique challenges from the time of diagnosis throughout treatment and as a survivor. The support of another survivor helps manage the shock of diagnosis and emotional and practical issues that are common during treatment and recovery. Cancer survivors like you and I often experience the need to redefine our lives after treatment ends. Individual survivor coaching addresses issues related to your cancer experience and can help increase your self-confidence, joy and hope as you go forward.
WHAT'S NEXT FOR MY LIFE?™ Companion Journal for Cancer Patients.
The journal helps patients manage the emotional challenges of diagnosis and treatment more successfully. Patient navigation programs, treatment center workshops, lesson groups, patient support groups and educational support programs for cancer patients and survivors are all potential beneficiaries of this journal. Sponsorships of the journal are available.
SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY TO REACH YOUR TARGET AUDIENCE BY SPONSORING A JOURNAL. Click here for more information.
THRIVE! LIFE AFTER CANCER Teleconference Course: This 8-week telecourse guides and supports survivors as they create the life they want. During this course participants examine their own values, clarify and apply their individual strengths, and learn how to focus on the future while living in the "now".
"Born from her own experience and considerable expertise as a life coach, Paula has produced a valuable tool to those challenged with the diagnosis of cancer. Our Healing Touch Buddies program is one of a number of service providers honored to be distributing her What's Next For My Life? Companion Journal of self-discovery to the women we serve who are diagnosed with breast cancer. "
- Betty Ann Baker
Executive Director, Founder, Healing Touch Buddies, Inc.