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Work is a major part of many people’s lives. A cancer diagnosis is life-changing. So it makes sense that going through cancer will likely have a profound effect on your career. But while that shouldn’t be your primary concern as you go through your treatments, eventually you will have to deal with aspects like whether or not to tell coworkers, how cancer treatment will impact your work, how your job might impact your recovery…and a zillion other little stressful details.
It’s important to explore all of these questions, not just for your mental health, but also for your cancer recovery, says Bonnie McGregor, PhD, a licensed clinical health psychologist and executive director at the Orion Center for