Cancer Survivors

Discover how to navigate the road ahead as a cancer patient and cancer survivor. So that you’re not JUST a survivor but someone who is thriving. No matter where you are on your cancer journey.

10 Powerful Life Lessons On How To Be Happy (Thanks to Cancer)

10 Powerful Life Lessons On How To Be Happy (Thanks to Cancer)

As a cancer survivor, I've learned a thing or two about life (and death).  And my journey has taught me much. Today, I want to share with you 10 powerful life lessons about how to be happy (courtesy of my cancer journey). Cancer made me stronger.  It taught me how to...

What Breast Cancer Survivors Should Know About Fear of Recurrence

What Breast Cancer Survivors Should Know About Fear of Recurrence

If you're a breast cancer survivor like me (or any cancer survivor) then you wrestle with fear of your cancer recurring.  You might think about it all the time.  Or perhaps you pretend it's not there.  If you're lucky, you're managing it reasonably well... at least...

Can Cancer Survivors Have PTSD? Here’s What You Need to Know

Can Cancer Survivors Have PTSD? Here’s What You Need to Know

Can cancer survivors have PTSD?  Although post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is most often associated with war veterans and victims of assault, there's growing evidence that cancer survivors suffer from it too. Here's what you need to know about the effect of PTSD...

How to Find the Right Cancer Survivors Support Group for You

How to Find the Right Cancer Survivors Support Group for You

Thinking about joining a cancer survivors support group, yet not sure how to find the right one for you?  Maybe you're not sure you want to join a support group, and are trying to figure that out.  Here's what to consider when thinking about joining a cancer survivors...

How to Know What to Say to Cancer Survivors and Patients

How to Know What to Say to Cancer Survivors and Patients

Talking about cancer and someone's cancer journey is awkward and makes everyone feel vulnerable.  And humans really don't like vulnerability, do they?  Although talking to a cancer patient and/or a cancer survivor might be uncomfortable, with a bit of forethought it...

How Cancer Survivors Marriages Change: From Diagnosis to Remission

How Cancer Survivors Marriages Change: From Diagnosis to Remission

I recently had lunch with a few other breast cancer survivors.  As often happens, the discussion veered toward marriage.  Specifically, divorce after cancer. There's little available information about how cancer affects marriage.  Yet it needs to be discussed because...

What Cancer Survivors Want You To Know

What Cancer Survivors Want You To Know

Life after a cancer is different. Not only that, but cancer changes people.  And, depending on the individual and how they've processed their journey, that could mean that life is better, more difficult, more meaningful, more stressful, scarier, or easier than before...

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Hey there, I’m Heather.

Recovering lawyer. Leadership Coach. Business Strategist. Cancer Survivor.

Lover of queso and dark chocolate (plus all things Texas Longhorns) who’s on a mission to help purpose-driven professionals confidently create your next level of success + impact (while ditching stress, overthinking and people-pleasing for good).

My 18+ years in private practice while building a values-based, profitable business taught me that you CAN have a successful and fulfilling career without sacrificing your health, relationships or boundaries.

And I’m here to show you how.  So that you can achieve more of what YOU want (while doing less) and free up time for things such as family, friends, hobbies and (yes!) quiet time just for you.

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