Program Creator & Cancer Treatment Advocacy Specialist
Michelle Morand (MA, RCC) is passionately driven to support people through their most challenging and stressful experiences by helping them develop critical thinking skills that support them to stay grounded, peaceful, and able to make confident informed choices. Michelle has over 25 years experience as a clinical counsellor supporting people through anxiety, depression, and trauma. Throughout her career she has focused on pioneering innovative approaches to make their healing both rapid and long lasting.
Michelle has over 12 years of direct experience guiding patients to the best care medical science can provide, and a 30-year career in program development and delivery in the field of mental health. She is highly skilled at helping to make challenging but important information accessible and actionable.
Precision Oncology Expert
"The Cancer Guy"
Precision Oncology expert Alex Rolland is Chief Research Director and co-founder of Cancer Treatment Options and Management. Alex is passionate about ensuring that anyone who receives a cancer diagnosis has access to the most effective, and least invasive, form of treatment possible. He’s also used his expertise to consult oncologists at the Mayo Clinic and other leading cancer treatment centres.
Alex holds a BSc in Molecular/Cell Biology from the University of Victoria, and studied Medical Genetics at the renowned Terry Fox Laboratory in Vancouver (BC Cancer Agency). With 12+ years experience researching, consulting, and advocating for cancer patients, Alex also works directly with the medical system to explore the newest optimal treatments for his clients. He’s an expert in optimizing your cancer treatment, and making this a reality for you.
Researcher & Educator; Content Development
Jeanette's aim with this course is to convey rigorous, peer-reviewed, scientific research to those who need it most, in an accessible, supportive, and compassionate format. She brings compassion, determination, and personal experience to this project.
With her creative and insightful mind she has synthesised complex medical and scientific information into a comprehensive course that moves you through bite-sized, easy to follow information, and leaves you with the ability to understand and navigate your medical care.