World’s cancer awareness day

The world's cancer awareness day was on Friday 04/02/22. The date is relevant because despite of the difficulties faced by cancer patients and their carers, hope about better times, better treatments and more possibilities is still alive. Please, keep a "realistic optimism" about the things one can control and wisdom to deal with those things … Continue reading World’s cancer awareness day

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! Feliz Navidad y Próspero Año Nuevo! NADOLIG LLAWEN! lycklig jul och nyår Boas Festas e um feliz Ano Novo! Froehliche Weihnachten und ein glückliches Neues Jahr! Buon Natale e Felice Anno Nuovo! Joyeux Noël et Bonne Année! Bon Nadal i Feliç Any Nou! Vill Gléck fiir Krëschtdaag an e … Continue reading Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

CBT and Mindfulness work for breast cancer patients

For a number of years coaches have been using and recommending Cognitive Behavioural Therapies (CBT) and mindfulness to support cancer patients. Several books, blogs, online talks and interviews on the topic of CBT and Mindfulness have highlighted their positive impact on preventing and dealing with mental illnesses. Today’s session of Women’s Hour (BBC Radio 4- … Continue reading CBT and Mindfulness work for breast cancer patients

Is medical treatment enough for getting over Cancer?

Dealing with cancer requires support beyond the physical treatment. Some articles of the Daily Express (08/08/19, page 7) refer the cases of two TV personalities affected by cancer. One is the BBC newsreader Jane Hill, the other is the Casualty actress Amanda Mealing. In the two cases there is an overview of their experience with … Continue reading Is medical treatment enough for getting over Cancer?

At the International Annual NLP Conference 2019

An excellent NLP conference ended successfully yesterday night. I presented the topic "Is NLP useful for a cancer patient to re-build their map of the world", which was very warmly received by a very interested audience. Thanks for your encouraging words of support and your enthusiatic participation! I will be publishing the presentation slides and … Continue reading At the International Annual NLP Conference 2019