When Chicken Soup is Not Enough: Getting What You Need from Caregivers
January 9, 2024 @ 12:00 pm PST
It’s often assumed that people know how to be there for each other. But instincts often fail when people are worried about doing or saying the wrong thing. It’s also very hard to ask for help. We’ll discuss these common pitfalls and some concrete ways to strengthen your support system to set them and you up for success.
Aimee Sax, MSW is the California Support Program Manager and a social worker at Sharsheret where she provides free, confidential, and personalized support to women and families facing breast cancer, ovarian cancer, and the genetic predispositions towards them. She got her MSW at UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs. She loves to connect with others whether they’re discussing cancer, advocacy, parenting, or shows on Bravo.
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