Below is a list of topics covered in this booklet about coping with a cancer diagnosis for a sibling. The book is specifically written for teens with color illustrations and thought bubbles. These booklets are available at the Don and Cathy Jacobs Health Education Center.
This booklet is for you.
Chapter 1: You’ve just learned that your brother or sister has cancer.
Chapter 2: Learning About Cancer
Chapter 3: Cancer Treatment
Chapter 4: Becoming a Stem Cell Donor
Chapter 5: What your brother or sister may be feeling
Chapter 6: Changes in your family
Chapter 7: How you can help your brother or sister
Chapter 8: Taking Care of Yourself
Chapter 9: You and Your Friends
Chapter 10: Finding Support
Chapter 11: After Treatment
Chapter 12: The road ahead
Chapter 13: Learning More on Your Own
Chart A: Monitoring Tests
Chart B: Cancer Team Members