Jean Rowe

Jean Rowe, LCSW, OSW-C, CJT

Jean is an author, licensed clinical social worker, oncology-certified social worker and certified journal therapist. She is the Associate Director of Support Services for the Young Survival Coalition, a global nonprofit dedicated to the critical issues unique to young women diagnosed with breast cancer. Jean crafts, pilots, manages and evaluates supportive and educational programs for young women, co-survivors and healthcare professionals. Journal therapy techniques are sewn throughout her work. Jean has created journal writing groups, workshops often with a cancer focus and has presented globally for the Young Survival Coalition. She can be reached at

Rowe, J. (2015). After the deep dive: Reflections on writing beyond cancer. In K. Thompson & K. Adams (Eds.), Expressive writing: Counseling and healthcare (193-210). Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield.

Rowe, J. (2015). Pound cake for breakfast. In Frey, V.J., Preserving Family Recipes (22-23). Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press.