Your Journey beyond Breast Cancer
Tools for the Road
About the Book
“You have breast cancer.” These words begin a life-altering journey to live with and beyond cancer. You’ve experienced a myriad of emotions and have ongoing questions and concerns. In Your Journey beyond Breast Cancer, author Dr. Louise B. Lubin offers an interactive, how-to guide for women at any milepost on their breast cancer journey. She offers practical tools to manage uncertainty and loss, relationship changes, the importance of living in the present, and directly facing mortality, as well as how to find your inner strength and resiliency. Each of these challenges is addressed with specific tools to increase knowledge of your body and how to care for it, identify how the power of your mind and thoughts can work for you, and embrace the wisdom of your spirit to find balance and wholeness. Dr. Lubin, a clinical psychologist with forty years of experience, presents these life skills recognizing that each woman is a unique individual and not just a statistic. This integrative whole-person approach is the necessary path to find a healing balance and wholeness for your life with and beyond cancer.
About the Author
Louise B. Lubin, PhD. is a licensed clinical psychologist in Norfolk, Virginia, who has practiced adult, marital, and family therapy for forty years. She developed programs and a website—“Many Paths to Healing”—for hospital systems and physician groups to provide patients the tools to cope and manage the challenges of illness. Dr. Lubin is a retired community faculty at the Eastern Virginia Medical School. Visit her online at www.manypathstohealing.com.