19th November 2018
Cancer journey (c) KarinSieger.com
Coping with cancer

Cancer journey? Why I prefer life journey

4th November 2018 Karin Sieger

Whatever our circumstances in life, metaphors can give us clarity, meaning and stability. And so, like many other people diagnosed with cancer, I used to look at my life as a cancer journey. But at some point the metaphor started to work against me. I had outgrown it. What happened? [READ MORE]

About Therapy

What’s the use of cancer counselling?

29th October 2018 Karin Sieger

Cancer affects the whole person – physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually. I firmly believe in the role therapy can play in an integrated approach to cancer treatment. However, it is not uncommon for people (with or with no cancer) to [READ MORE]

Working it out

Relaxation made easy

29th October 2018 Karin Sieger

Relaxation made easy? Does that work? Mindfulness, meditation, yoga etc can feel like a daunting task, another time consuming chore, which we often feel just too restless to go anywhere near it. Relaxation requires an attitude, a way of [READ MORE]

Decluttering: Clothes and Memories (c) KarinSieger.com
Motivating and Inspiring

Decluttering clothes and memories

29th October 2018 Karin Sieger

When I saw my old clothes in the second-hand charity shop my heart cried. Old memories and feelings started flooding back, and I even felt disloyal. Had the decluttering gone too far? Are you good at decluttering or do [READ MORE]

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About Therapy

Therapists are mortals, too

29th October 2018 Karin Sieger

Some years ago I found a lump in my right breast. In the week between tests and diagnosis I prepared a contingency plan, not for me but for my clients. My intuition told me this was cancer and, if [READ MORE]

Cancer infertility and middle age (c) KarinSieger.com
Coping with cancer

Cancer infertility and middle age

29th October 2018 Karin Sieger

Cancer infertility can happen as a side effect of cancer treatment, regardless of your gender. What if cancer infertility happens at a time in our lives, when due to age, we may have already decided not to have any [READ MORE]

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