Coping With the Emotional Impact of Cancer: How to Become an Active Patient

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Neil Fiore

Narrated By: Walter Dixon

Publisher: Gildan Media

Date: January 2010

Duration: 5 hours 53 minutes


Become an active patient and build your emotional support systems.

Drawing on his experience as a thirty-year survivor of a "terminal" cancer diagnosis and his training as a licensed psychologist, Neil Fiore provides deep insight and practical tools for:

-managing the initial shock at receiving a cancer diagnosis
-lessening stress and worry
-combating depression
-preparing your body for treatment
-living a rich full life with cancer despite the fear and possibility of recurrence
Wise and compassionate, this audio book shows patients and their families how to work with medical caregivers, communicate with each other, and overcome feelings of helplessness.