Here are some factors to consider when searching for a cancer coach of your own.
Organizations like the Cancer Journey Training Company provides a list of cancer coaches who completed the Panic to Powerful training program and offer a free 30-minute consultation. But organizations like this are rare; even the International Coach Federation, considered a world leader in training and certifying coaching professionals, doesn’t offer a cancer-specific program.
Often, patients who want to hire a cancer coach must do their own research and go with their gut. A good way to start: Ask doctors or care teams for a recommendation. A simple online search will also reveal numerous candidates. Here are some factors to consider: