Breast Cancer Patients can Find Hope, Help in Mind-Body Medicine


Massage Therapist Faith Miller (left), practices Mind-Body Medicine on a patient receiving chemotherapy. Years ago when my sister was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer, she would often talk about the fatigue and anxiety she felt as she was undergoing aggressive treatments for her disease. This was before I began my extensive study into Mind-Body […]

About Francinne Lawrence

Francinne Lawrence, Ph.Dc, is the director of survivorship at Mary Bird Perkins – Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center. A Ph.D. candidate in the School of Mind-Body Medicine at Saybrook University in San Francisco, Lawrence is uniquely qualified for her role at the Cancer Center having trained and practiced in a variety of related fields along the way, including ordained clergywoman and hospital chaplain, practicing licensed clinical social worker and administrator, and certified health and wellness coach.