Yvonne Anisimowicz is working on her PhD in Experimental Psychology at the University of New Brunswick. Her research focuses on cancer survivorship and well-being, and she is extremely proud of creating the Running After Cancer Experiences documentary with an amazing team of cancer survivors. In addition to her research, Ms. Anisimowicz has a passion for mentorship and has founded a number of initiatives that aim to support students in a collegial environment and provide new learning opportunities for the department. She also has a background as a technical writer, with degrees in anthropology and classical studies as well as psychology, and has long championed the value of good communication skills. With the availability of near-instantaneous global communication and the sheer amount of information accessible now, she believes that being able to accurately and precisely communicate your message is a crucial skill for everyone.
The Journal for the Humanities in Rehabilitation is a peer reviewed, multi-media journal using a collaborative model with rehabilitation professionals, patients and their families to gain a greater understanding of the human experience of disability through art, literature and narrative. The purpose of this interdisciplinary journal is to raise the consciousness and deepen the intellect of the humanistic relationship in the rehabilitation sciences.
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