Join us for a four-week educational series focused around different aspects of cancer survivorship, featuring multiple healthcare professionals from Saint Peter’s University Hospital, Crossroads4Hope and Astera Cancer Care.
We welcome you to attend any or all of the sessions.
1st Session: Restoring Strength, Mobility & Endurance - Wednesday, June 1st
Description: Decreased strength, balance, endurance and general functioning, as well as mental fogginess, can often be side effects of active cancer treatment. Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy can be important to a survivor returning back to "normal life." This presentation will help to identify and improve these factors so that the survivor can start to feel like a whole person again.
2nd Session: Eating Healthy After Cancer - Wednesday, June 8th
Description: A one hour session discussing healthy eating behaviors with a focus on foods to help you thrive and foods to limit after your cancer diagnosis.
3rd Session: Our Emotional Wellbeing In The Face of Cancer - Wednesday, June 15th
Description: A one hour session discussing the emotional impact a cancer diagnosis can have on an individual even after finishing treatment and the coping tools needed.
4th Session: Intimacy After Cancer / Guidelines for Maintenance - Wednesday, June 22nd
Description: A one hour session discussing how to manage and improve intimacy side effects following a cancer diagnosis. Will also cover long term screening guidelines, prevention monitoring and other questions/concerns that may arise following a diagnosis.
In Partnership with Astera Cancer Care and Saint Peter's University Hospital.