Solving Problems

CST_logoSolving Problems describes how to identify and follow the steps needed to solve a difficult situation in your life or daily activity. After listening to this Toolbox program, you will be better prepared to:

Download the complete Cancer Survival Toolbox for free in our online store.
The Cancer Survival Toolbox is also available in full at no cost on iTunes. Click Here

Note: To save the mp3 or pdf files in the links below, right click and select “save link as” or “save target as”.


Hear survivors explain the importance of problem solving in surviving cancer. 

Five Problem Solving Steps

Listen to Linda, an Oncology Social Worker, walk through the steps of problem solving. Learn useful questions to ask and how to turn problems into goals. 

Fertility Issues

Hear Tom talk through the problem solving steps regarding possible infertility after his treatment for testicular cancer. 

Talking To Family, Friends and Co-workers

Listen to Ellen talk through her concerns and determine the best ways to approach her family and coworkers about her diagnosis.  

Cross-Cultural Issues

Hear Evelina talk through her treatment and concerns while taking her faith and family’s opinions into consideration. 


Listen to a summary of what you’ve heard and be encouraged as you begin to tackle the problems that arise.