A Book Discussion & Process Group - About BRCA1 & Women's Sexuality
New York, NY • November 1, 2018
Join a dynamic book club discussion & process group about The Bucket List, which explores how a young woman navigates a BRCA1 diagnosis. With Lenore Kantor, growth coach, and author, Georgia Clark.
Thursday, November 1, 2018 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDTThe Assemblage
17 John Street
New York, NY 10038
Join a dynamic book club discussion about The Bucket List with Lenore Kantor, growth coach, and author, Georgia Clark. Following the author conversation, Lenore will facilitate a process group for participants who wish to share their experiences.
Find out more about the bucket list and buy the book here:
The Bucket List is a new novel about a young woman who discovers she has the BRCA1 gene for breast cancer at the age of 25. It explores many important themes about the impact of health issues on life choices and how women feel about their bodies, career, relationships and sexuality. These issues are particularly topical for Cancer Awareness Month and in light of our current political environment.
How does a women's body and breasts impact her life and sense of self? How do we prioritize ourselves in the fast-paced competitive environment of NYC? This empowering story about Lacey Whitman, who creates a boob Bucket List to help her get more clarity after her BRCA1 diagnosis is both serious and sexy. The book is a moving story about one women's journey to navigate illness and mortality, control and surrender, female sensuality and desire. We will explore the many challenges for individuals around health choices, such as evaluating whether to get tested or to have a mastectomy like Angelina Jolie. How do our choices change our lives?
Lenore is a transformational coach who works with clients around their growth and leadership which often involves managing change and choices. Lenore is passionate about helping individuals to connect with their mind, body, spirit and emotions to integrate and align their values so they can access their full life energy. Consider joining us for both the group discussion and the process group to explore your feelings around the issues raised by the book.
October is cancer awareness month
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6:30 - 7:00 PM Meet with the author, Georgia Clark
7:00 - 7:45 PM Book club discussion with author, Georgia Clark
7:45 - 8:00 PM Book signing
8:00 - 9:00 PM Process group to explore themes of women's bodies, health, sexuality, cancer, career and relationships, facilitated by Lenore Kantor