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Creative Coping: Healing with Words


Speaker: Alysa Cummings

Explore how writing can help you to process and understand your feelings about breast cancer. Alysa Cummings, a poet and writer who was treated for breast cancer ten years ago, shares research that shows the value of sharing personal stories and provides you with tools to get started. Topics covered include loss, grief, anger, blame, fear, changed body image and control. Ms. Cummings reads poems from several writers and takes you through a breathing and writing exercise. This program contains information that may benefit women with a variety of diagnoses.

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