Jacci Thomson-Dodd, MA, MSSS, LASW
Jacci Thompson-Dodd, MA, MSSS, LASW, is a pioneer in creating and conducting several landmark curricula for women healing from life-altering illness and trauma. Thrivorship®, her nationally recognized program for women breast cancer survivors, has been offered by cancer centers and organizations across the country. Her latest project, Realign, takes self-care to the next level, offering powerful tools to help women curate life-affirming experiences and adopt practices for building a new foundation to balance mind, body, and spirit.
Ms. Thompson-Dodd served as a consulting member of the psycho-oncology team at Swedish Cancer Institute in Seattle, Washington, teaching the Thrivorship® curriculum and leading several cancer support groups. As a field researcher at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, she served on a team conducting studies of African American breast cancer survivors, the results of which were published in several scholarly journals.
Ms. Thompson-Dodd is a Licensed Medical Cannabis Consultant in Washington State, offering educational programs on natural wellness options for women navigating illness and aging. She earned master’s degrees in social work and Afro-American studies from Boston University, and received her certification in cancer patient navigation from the Harold P. Freeman Patient Navigation Institute in New York. She resides in Seattle, Washington.