This program provides workshops, a light breakfast and lunch, and instructors leading.
Patients participate in activities such as yoga, dance therapy, journal writing, art therapy, group therapy, music therapy, and nutrition.
Session I: Learning About Breast Cancer
February 1, June 7, November 1, 2018
Basic overview of breast cancer risk factors, diagnosis, surgical treatment, pathology, interpretation, staging and genetics. Information regarding surveillance for recurrence of breast cancer.
Patricia Pezzello, M.D.
Long Island Breast Care - A Division of ProHEALTHcare Associates
Session II: Understanding Breast Cancer Treatment Options/Managing side effects
February 8, June 14, November 8, 2018
Overview of breast cancer chemotherapy, hormonal therapy and radiation therapy and tips for managing side effects of treatment.
Elana Hillkewicz, Radiation Therapist,-Radiation Oncology - Advanced Radiation Centers of NY
MaryAnn Jones, Holistic Care Practitioner - Thrive Naturally
Session III: Remaining Breast Cancer Free
February 15, June 21, November 15, 2018
Information regarding nutrition, wellness, lymphedema and physical therapy.
Desiree Grogan, Physician Assistant, ProHEALTHcare - Medical Oncology
Diana Tjaden, PT - Full Circle Physical Therapy
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED or CALL
DARA DE RISI 516-987-6099 or DENISE JONES 516-829-660
This program made available with funds from The Beth C. Tortolani Foundation.
MEETING EVERY THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH January 18, February 15, March 15, April 19, 4TH Thursday May 24, (Dinner Dance HELD May 17, 2018) NO MEETINGS IN JUNE - AUGUST September 20, October 18, November 15, December 20, 2018 7-8:30 P.M.
At Long Island Breast Care 1010 Northern Blvd. Suite 208 (2nd floor)