The Survive & Thrive Webinar series focuses on survivorship skills and wellness issues for cancer survivors, loved ones and caregivers. This series, presented by Texas Oncology Foundation, provides the latest information on cancer survivorship including nutrition tips, sexuality and cancer, side effects of cancer treatment, and more.
Join the Webinar
Thursday, December 13, 2018
4:30 – 5:30pm (Central Time)
For questions, please call 972-490-2930.
Fear of Recurrence
- Identifying moments that can trigger fear of recurrence
- Discussing skills for coping with fear of recurrence
- Discussing ways to get unstuck from fear to help in moving forward
Vanessa Pettijohn, MSSW, LCSW, is a two-time cancer survivor who was moved to become a social worker after her personal experience with cancer. Vanessa completed her Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Social Work at the University of Texas at Arlington. Vanessa completed her graduate internship as a counselor working with children, adults and families at the University of Texas at Arlington Center for Clinical Social Work. She is a licensed clinical social worker at Texas Oncology - South Austin where she helps patients and families by providing emotional support, facilitating support groups and helping connect patients to resources that help reduce barriers to patient's treatment goals.