In this on-demand webinar series, CURE partnered with TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance to offer advice and ways patients can seek support to ensure they are taking care of their mental and emotional health after a breast cancer diagnosis.
In part four of CURE’s “Mind Over Matter: Cultivating a Resilient Mindset During Breast Cancer Treatment” webinar, Ricki Fairley, CEO of TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance; Hayley Brown, director of partnerships and programs at TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance; and Michelle Anderson-Benjamin, CEO and founder of The Fearless Warrior Organization, offered advice on how patients with breast cancer can be aware of and seek support for their mental and emotional health during their breast cancer journey.
They also highlighted the importance of raising awareness around patients’ well-being, and how resources can help along the way.
00:04 – Helping women overcome emotional stress and seek therapy
01:09 – Cancer survivorship and support
02:37 – Importance of mental health and awareness
04:18 – Breast cancer support groups and therapy
05:31 - Treating the whole person, not just their physical illness
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