FA Connect | Caregivers: Your Feelings Are Normal

FA Connect | Caregivers: Your Feelings Are Normal

Nov 18th, 2023, 10:00 AM
Nov 18th, 2023, 11:30 AM



As caregivers we feel the range of emotions, from resentment to anxiety to fear to isolation, all of which can lead to feelings of guilt and worry that we’re the only ones who feel this way. This interactive support session, led by FA Caregiver and Founder of The Negative Space, Allison Breininger, will focus on all that we feel.

Event Details: This event will be hosted from 10:00-11:30 a.m. Pacific Time (MST +1, CST +2, EST +3 hours)

Translation: In order to help us meet your request for live interpretation services, please register at least one week prior to the session. We will do our best to fulfill your request. A FARF staff member will email you prior to the event if we are unable to provide an interpreter.

Questions? Email Rosie Holcomb (

Speaker Bios:

Allison Breininger has been caregiver to her husband, Sean, since 2011, when he was diagnosed with Fanconi Anemia at the age of 31. Since then, Allison has been by Sean’s side through a bone marrow transplant, seven different types of cancer, and everything in between. She advocates for caregivers by writing, consulting, training, and speaking honestly and openly about the challenges and realities of the role at her site