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IU Health Goshen Center for Cancer Care Living with Cancer Support Group

Date(s): 8/12/2014, 8/19/2014, 8/26/2014, 9/2/2014, 9/9/2014, 9/16/2014, 9/23/2014, 9/30/2014

Every Tuesday from August 12-September 30 -- 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

IU Health Goshen Center for Cancer Care Upper Conference Room, Goshen, Indiana
Aug. 12
Choosing Hope: Explore the concept of hope and its role in cancer wellness. Experience hope through mutually shared stories and experiences.
Reflections on Spirituality: Explore the interconnectedness between spirituality and healing in the midst of challenging times. (Sister Nora Frost, Chaplain)
Aug. 26
Coping with Neuropathy: Information will be presented regarding the management of chemotherapy induced neuropathy. (Rebecca Snowden, ND)
Sept. 2
A Doctor’s Experience: Cancer changes the lives of patients and physicians. Discover how working with cancer patients has impacted an oncologist. You will have an opportunity to ask questions. (Dr.John Abad, Surgery Oncologist)
Sept. 9
Coping with Feelings: Hope...Anger...Guilt...Gratitude...Fear. Cancer brings a mix of emotions that can change from day to day, hour to hour, or even minute to minute. Come to share your feelings, learn ways to cope, and receive support.
Sept. 16
Chair Yoga: You will learn very gentle yoga poses you can do sitting in a chair! Chair yoga offers many benefits, from relaxation to improved strength and flexibility. (Heidi Rupley, Instructor, Spacious Heart Yoga, Goshen)
Sept. 23
Managing Pain: Not everyone with cancer will have pain. However, one of the most feared symptoms of cancer is pain that is out-of-control. Learn some successful approaches to help alleviate pain. (Jean Martin, NP, Pain Mgmt.)
Sept. 30
Legacy Boxes: Consider your memories, values, and hopes as you fill a box with legacy items (provided) that are a reflection of you.

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