Cancer is not just a physical battle it also requires us to be steadfast in our emotional and mental states,” says best-selling author and cancer survivor Lori Hope. This week, Lori will be joining us for a special podcast to share her insight on how to best support those affected by cancer.
During this intimate conversation, Lori will share the story of her journey through cancer – from the early diagnosis to treatment, to healing and recovery. She will discuss the strategies for supporting a loved one through their illness, as well as how different forms of support can help them manage day-to-day life while in treatment.
With over 25 years of experience providing holistic support for those with cancer, Lori has been sharing her wisdom with hundreds of patients and their families. She is the author of two critically acclaimed books: Help Me Live: 20 Things People With Cancer Want You To Know and Hope for the Caregiver. Both books have become immensely popular among those affected by cancer and their supporters. In addition, she is founder of the online community The Sock Monkeys United Against Cancer.
We are excited to have Lori join us for this special podcast on supporting those affected by cancer. Tune in this week to hear her unique perspective and advice!
As cancer continues to affect more and more people, it’s important for us to learn how to best offer support to those with the disease. To help educate us in this area, author Lori Hope is streaming a live talk in which she’ll discuss her experience and expertise as a cancer advocate.
Hope, who has served as a counselor for those living with cancer for more than two decades and authored two books on the subject — Help Me Live: 20 Things People with Cancer Want You to Know and Reclaiming My Birthright: Living with Joy After A Cancer Diagnosis — will be sharing her knowledge on how we can best provide emotional and practical support to our loved ones and friends who have been diagnosed with cancer.
During the recorded talk that will be available on Facebook Live and other social media platforms, Hope will discuss practical advice on offering practical advice, such as preparing meals and giving rides, as well as provide tips on how to be present and understand the cancer journey. She will also share affirmations and meditations that help create a sense of peace.
We all know someone facing cancer or have faced it ourselves. Together let’s tune in, learn what we can do to be helpful, and show our support — both practically and emotionally. It is only by understanding these life-altering diagnoses that we may create meaningful connections with our loved ones through thoughtful gestures.
Don’t miss this unique opportunity for insight into how one can best offer gracious companionship in times of illness. Tune in to hear Hope’s sage advice that can help us learn to connect better with cancer patients.