Christine is a musician (pianist and singer songwriter), a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, the Founder & Executive Director of The Yellow Umbrella Organization - an HPV awareness organization, she’s one of five women featured in the documentary, “Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic,” she’s mac-n-cheese connoisseur, and the mother of the cutest papillon ever - Harold, “the Prince of Pickering Wharf”
I loved talking with Christine and felt like we were two peas in a pod which is clearly why she and I just dove right into some pretty vulnerable topics!
Christine has been cancer-free for two years.
0:00:00 Diagnosed after thirteen normal Pap-smears
0:15:00 Hysterectomy immediately
0:21:00 Where’s the music?
0:38:45 The vulnerability of cervical cancer
0:50:50 The Stigma of HPV & Awareness
1:02:00 The Yellow Umbrella Tour
1:15:15 Relationship Impact
1:36:00 Healing within our families
- recorded November 12, 2020