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©2019 by Jamie Van Zanen, LCSW.

You are not alone...

Cancer & Fertility

Are you newly diagnosed with cancer and struggling with how this is going to affect your ability to grow your family? Perhaps you are a cancer survivor, now ready to start a family, and struggling with reproductive hurdles associated with cancer treatment.  Or maybe cancer affected your pregnancy and you find yourself experiencing feelings of depression, anxiety, and/or hopelessness? You are not alone, and I can help!

 

cancer and fertility

There is never a good time in life to receive a cancer diagnosis; however, it can be exceptionally devastating when it interferes with the growth of your family.

when therapy can help

Should you find that you are feeling overwhelmed by any of the following, you may benefit greatly from therapy at this time:

  • Shock/disbelief

  • Fear/uncertainty

  • Guilt

  • Grief/sadness

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Anger/frustration

  • Feelings of isolation

individual & couples counseling

Through individual and couples counseling, I can help you and your partner develop skills and tools to reduce anxiety, decrease isolation, receive grief support, improve communication, explore and clarify difficult thoughts and feelings in a safe environment, and discover your unknown strengths and resiliency.