Lindsay McDonell and Host Michael Lerner
Your Dance with Cancer: A Conversation with A Metastatic Breast Cancer Thriver
Join Host Michael Lerner in conversation with cancer coach Lindsay McDonell about her journey with cancer, her coaching work, and her work with the Smith Center for Healing and the Arts in Washington, DC.
Summary and Takeaways
- the limitations of the for-profit medical system and how to navigate that maze,
- my experience at the Commonweal retreat,
- the power of love, and
- honoring your feelings.
Michael Lerner on the power of love and joy from his newly adopted dog: “The healing of that puppy is astounding”
Lindsay on healing through feeling: “You have to honor what your body is feeling. …[When my tumor markers spiked], I didn’t judge it. I just felt it.”