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Living with Cancer Networking Groups

Come meet others who are just diagnosed, in treatment or post-treatment. Come learn from educational presentations and open discussion, and explore what this journey looks like for you. Family and friends are welcome!

Feeling overwhelmed and uncertain about what lies ahead as you travel through the unfamiliar world of cancer? Come meet others who are just diagnosed, in treatment or post-treatment.  Come learn from educational presentations and open discussion, and explore what this journey looks like for you.  Family and friends are welcome!  These are drop-in groups, no registration necessary, but if you have questions or would like to talk with someone before you attend, please call (206) 297-2500.

Kirkland: Evergreen Health, Room Green 1270/1272

Facilitated by Tricia Matteson, LICSW, MSW

2nd Tuesdays; 6:30-8:30pm
Dec 13, Jan 10, Feb 14, Mar 14, Apr 11

Presentations: 

Dec 13: "Strategies for Better Sleep" by Eleonora Naydis, ND, FABNO

Jan 10: "Lymphedema Support at Home" by Cece Ryan, CLM

Feb 14: "Meditation & Sleep" by Linda Portnoy, MA

Mar 14: "Communications Strategies & Cancer" by Tricia Matteson, LICSW, MSW

Apr 11: "Naturopathic Support for Cancer Care" by Erica  Joseph, N.D., L.Ac

Seattle: Northwest Hospital, Medical Arts Building, Suite 112

Facilitated by Basha Brownstein, MSW

1st Wednesdays; 6-8pm
Dec 7, Jan 4, Feb 1, Mar 1, Apr 5

Presentations:

Dec 7: "The Benefits of Bone Broth" by Lisa Price, ND 

Jan 4: "Finding a Moment's Peace" by Jana Panter, ND, CCST

Feb 1: "Health Care After Cancer Treatment" by Lisa Price, ND

Mar 1: "The Health Benefits of Tai Chi" by Dennis Cole, Certified Qigong Instructor

Apr 5: "Intimacy & Sexuality After Cancer Treatment" by Shannon Solie, LMHCA  

Renton: Valley Medical Center, Medical Arts Center, Breast Center Conference Room

Facilitated by Danielle Baird, MSW, LSWAIC and Anna Charbonneau, PhD, beginning in January 2017.

1st & 3rd Mondays; 7-8:30pm
Dec 5 & 19

**NEW DAY** Beginning in January 2017, this group will meet on a different day.

2nd & 4th Mondays; 7-8:30pm
Jan 9 & 23, Feb 13 & 27, Mar 13 & 27, Apr 10 & 24

Presentations:

Feb 13: "Cancer Genetics Update" by Kristine King, MD

Mar 13: "Naturopathic Approaches to Cancer Care" by Erica Joseph, ND, LAc

Mar 27: "Conversations About Forgiveness" by Roselle Kovitz, MPA

Apr 10: "Survivorship Series: What to Eat Now - Nutrition & Cancer" by Michelle Babb, MS, RD, CD


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