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The cancer survivor's garden companion : cultivating hope, healing, and joy in the ground beneath your feet / Jenny Peterson.

Peterson, Jenny, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 616.99403 PET (Text) 31951004209893 Main Floor - New Arrivals Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0989268896
  • ISBN: 9780989268899
  • Physical Description: xx, 172 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Pittsburgh : St. Lynn's Press, [2016].

Content descriptions

General Note: In memory of Linwood Gary Pulsifer by his mother.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 162) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Body. 1. Sweat it out ; 2. Balancing act ; 3. Therapeutic gardens ; 4. Food is good medicine -- Mind. 5. Keep it sharp ; 6. Build the community ; 7. The moody blues -- Spirit. 8. Reconnect with spirit ; 9. Renew your purpose ; 10. Be present in time.
Summary, etc.: Jenny Peterson is a breast cancer survivor. Her long road through cancer treatment was hard, emotional and often deeply depressing. The one thing that pulled her out of the darkness was her desire to be able to garden again. Peterson credits her garden with clearing her mental fog and overcoming her depression, physical limitations and painches The Cancer Survivors Garden Companion explores the therapeutic benefits of this vital zearth connection.y With gentle empathy, beautiful photographs and easy how-to steps, she shows others how to create their own backyard haven for healing a personal restorative garden with a bonus of well-grounded guidance about diet, exercise, mental focus and spiritual renewal.
Subject: Breast > Cancer > Patients > Psychology.
Gardening > Therapeutic use.
Mindfulness (Psychology)
Peace of mind.

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