Whether you have just been diagnosed with cancer, are currently undergoing treatment, or are in remission…. YOU are a cancer survivor! This survivorship experience is unique for each cancer survivor and their caregivers. Some are challenged by changes in appearance or physical abilities, by changes in priorities, or by changes in daily routines. Others are challenged by increased levels of anxiety and worry, finding new interests, or by trying to find their new “normal”.
To help address survivorship challenges, the “Surviving Survivorship: Living with Cancer” free educational event is being offered to cancer survivors and their caregivers. Workshops are led by experts and are designed to address a variety of needs and interests.
WHEN: Saturday, October 11, 2014
12 noon - 4 pm
Tools for Taming Worry and Anxiety (led by Lacy Fetting, LCSW-C)
The Challenge of Caregiving: A Conversation for Caregivers (led by Terry Langbaum, MAS)
The Art of Thriving, the Grace of Living (led by Cinder Hypki, MS)
Survivorship from a Physician’s Point of View (led by Katherine Thornton, MD)
Yoga for Cancer Survivors and Caregivers (led by Kymberly Sevilla, ACSM)
The Needs of the Spirit: Is There Meaning in Cancer? (led by Rev. Christopher Brown, MDiv)
Beauty Inside and Out! (led by Marianne Kelly)
A complimentary, seated lunch is offered to all attendees. This conference is conveniently located to provide easy access from Baltimore City and from Baltimore, Howard, Anne Arundel, and Montgomery counties.
Please join us on October 11 for this 2nd annual conference!