Managing Other People's Emotions and Expectations from a Young Adult Cancer Survivor's Perspective, with Jenn McRobbie
- Thursday, July 23, 7-8pm
Do you always feel like you're the bearer of bad news? Like you have to manage others' emotions and expectations while putting yours on the back burner?
If so, join life coach and author Jenn McRobbie in exploring the tough conversations young adult cancer survivors, in particular, feel they must have with friends, family, and loved ones. This workshop will be an opportunity to explore your relationships and develop tools to enhance your ability to communicate and manage relationships.
Our programs are open to the community, and tailored to meet the needs of people affected by cancer. Classes and workshops are free or low cost on a pay-as-you-can basis, ensuring that our programs are accessible to everyone.
About Jenn McRobbie
Jenn McRobbie is a young breast cancer survivor, life coach and author. Following her diagnosis and treatment, Jenn published her first book, Why is She Acting So Weird? A Guide to Cultivating Closeness When a Friend is in Crisis. Why is She Acting So Weird? was borne from her experiences interacting with friends after diagnosis and during treatment. Jenn believes that friends are critical to successfully navigating a crisis, so she developed the resource she wished existed for her friends when she was diagnosed. It is her treatise on empowering friends to rise and lift each other during crisis. Jenn is now settling into a new role as an advocate for breast cancer survivors, their friends, and family.