Educational Workshops are led by experts on a variety of topics. These events will provide opportunities for acquiring tools, and information about cancer, along with techniques to learn how to be an active participant in the fight for recovery. Topics vary by month and will always include ample time for Q & A. Registration is required at 734-975-2500.
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Look Good…Feel Better
RSVP by phone at 800-ACS (227)-2345.
Cosmetic class specifically designed for women undergoing treatment for cancer. This non-medical, salon- and product-neutral program teaches techniques to help combat the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. Look Good…Feel Better is a collaboration between the American Cancer Society, the Personal Care Products Council Foundation, and the Professional Beauty Association/National Cosmetology Association, hosted at the Cancer Support Community.
July 17, 6-7:30pm RSVP
Debbie Mattison, LMSW
The positive impact of spirituality on both physical and mental health is supported by a number of studies, yet many people aren’t sure exactly what spirituality is. Join us to explore spirituality, how it differs from religion and how it can be a positive influence on health.
Managing F.A.P. and Lynch Syndrome
July 20, 6:30-8:00 pm RSVP
Jenae Osborn, CGC, MS
Join us for a genetic counselor’s how-to guide of the next steps after a diagnosis of familial adenomatous polyposis or Lynch syndrome.
Frankly Speaking about Metastatic Breast Cancer
July 25, 6:00-7:30 pm RSVP At St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea
Kathleen Beekman, MD
Learn to cope with the physical and psychological effects of Metastatic Breast Cancer, with topics ranging from treatment and side effect management to short and long-term quality of life issues.
Understanding your Oncology Team: Making the Most of Your Visit
August 3, 6:00-7:30 pm RSVP
Jennifer Griggs, MD, MPH
This interactive workshop will offer practical guidance on communication with your medical team, making the best use of time with your doctor, managing between appointments.