"I am not gonna let that define me, the fear," she insists. "I'm going to get through this. I'll be just fine kiddo."
"I had to find the courage I possess as a woman, that we all have as women and then I had to put my chin up and my shoulders back and take it moment by moment."
When ET last spoke with Dickinson in February in regard to her ongoing legal battle with Bill Cosby
, she expressed how grateful she is to have her family around during trying times. "I have the love and support of my fiance, Rocky [Gerner], and my children," she said.