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Everyone impacted by a cancer diagnosis will experience some level of stress and worry during and after cancer treatment. LivingWell counselors can equip you with tools and strategies that will help you navigate this time.

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June 2020

Jun
10
June 10 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT
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An event every month that begins at 3:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until August 12, 2020

Every Second Wednesday of the month, 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Presented by Jenny Burns and Karen Wake

Beautiful You is designed to help cancer patients minimize the effects that may accompany traditional cancer treatments using simple makeup techniques.Beautiful You also explores how to accessorize with various head coverings such as scarves and hats, as well as how to choose the best-fitting wig to ensure you feel beautiful from the inside out.

This class holds a maximum of 10 active cancer patients per session.

► To register, please call 630.262.1111

TTY for the hearing impaired 630.933.4833. The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center is located at 442 Williamsburg Avenue, Geneva, Illinois. All programs and services are evidence based, medically mainstream and provided at no cost to patients with cancer and their families.

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July 2020

Jul
06
July 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm CDT
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One event on April 6, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on July 6, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on October 5, 2020 at 6:00 pm

To help limit COVID-19 risk at LivingWell, this class have been canceled until May 4th.

Meets quarterly, first Monday of the month (January 6, April 6, July 6, October 5), 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Northwestern Medicine Cancer Center Warrenville
4405 Weaver Parkway, Garden Conference Room

If you have been impacted by head, neck or esophageal cancer, attend our quarterly meetings to learn more about these specific diseases. Educational presentations will be delivered in a safe environment where you can share your experience with fellow patients, caregivers, and trained staff.

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Jul
06
July 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm CDT

Monday, July 6, 6:30 – 8:00 pm

Presented by Kelley Navar, LCPC, LivingWell

This presentation will explore the different kinds of stress, how to notice stress and worry building within self, and various ways to cope with it.

 

To register, please call 630.262.1111. TTY for the hearing impaired 630.933.4833.

The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center is located at 442 Williamsburg Avenue, Geneva, Illinois. All programs and services are evidence based, medically mainstream and provided at no cost to patients with cancer and their families.

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Jul
08
July 8 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT
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An event every month that begins at 3:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until August 12, 2020

Every Second Wednesday of the month, 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Presented by Jenny Burns and Karen Wake

Beautiful You is designed to help cancer patients minimize the effects that may accompany traditional cancer treatments using simple makeup techniques.Beautiful You also explores how to accessorize with various head coverings such as scarves and hats, as well as how to choose the best-fitting wig to ensure you feel beautiful from the inside out.

This class holds a maximum of 10 active cancer patients per session.

► To register, please call 630.262.1111

TTY for the hearing impaired 630.933.4833. The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center is located at 442 Williamsburg Avenue, Geneva, Illinois. All programs and services are evidence based, medically mainstream and provided at no cost to patients with cancer and their families.

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Jul
13
July 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until July 12, 2021

Second Monday of each month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm – Starts Monday, July 13!

Being a young adult with a cancer diagnosis offers unique challenges. Facilitated by a LivingWell counselor, this support group provides young adults with cancer a place to connect, share personal experiences and learn valuable coping skills.

► To register, please call 630.262.1111

TTY for the hearing impaired 630.933.4833. The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center is located at 442 Williamsburg Avenue, Geneva, Illinois. All programs and services are evidence based, medically mainstream and provided at no cost to patients with cancer and their families.

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Jul
20
July 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until August 31, 2020

Mondays, July 20 – August 31, 7:00 –8:30 pm

Presented by Missy Petty, LCPC, LivingWell

Many patients find themselves wondering, “Now what?” after their cancer treatment ends. This program will help both patients and caregivers navigate the challenges people experience as they transition into survivorship. Topics include: changes in relationships, managing expectations, addressing anxiety and depression, the “new normal,” fear of recurrence, how to partner with your primary care physician and other providers, managing your health records, and envisioning a positive future. Attendance throughout the entire series is encouraged but not mandatory.

July 20 Pressure to Thrive
July 27 Discussion Group
August 3 Managing Moods, Stress and Feeling Stuck
August 10 Discussion Group
August 17 Survivorship Toolkit
August 24 Fear of Recurrence
August 31 Envisioning Your Future

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Jul
27
July 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until August 31, 2020

Mondays, July 20 – August 31, 7:00 –8:30 pm

Presented by Missy Petty, LCPC, LivingWell

Many patients find themselves wondering, “Now what?” after their cancer treatment ends. This program will help both patients and caregivers navigate the challenges people experience as they transition into survivorship. Topics include: changes in relationships, managing expectations, addressing anxiety and depression, the “new normal,” fear of recurrence, how to partner with your primary care physician and other providers, managing your health records, and envisioning a positive future. Attendance throughout the entire series is encouraged but not mandatory.

July 20 Pressure to Thrive
July 27 Discussion Group
August 3 Managing Moods, Stress and Feeling Stuck
August 10 Discussion Group
August 17 Survivorship Toolkit
August 24 Fear of Recurrence
August 31 Envisioning Your Future

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August 2020

Aug
03
August 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until August 31, 2020

Mondays, July 20 – August 31, 7:00 –8:30 pm

Presented by Missy Petty, LCPC, LivingWell

Many patients find themselves wondering, “Now what?” after their cancer treatment ends. This program will help both patients and caregivers navigate the challenges people experience as they transition into survivorship. Topics include: changes in relationships, managing expectations, addressing anxiety and depression, the “new normal,” fear of recurrence, how to partner with your primary care physician and other providers, managing your health records, and envisioning a positive future. Attendance throughout the entire series is encouraged but not mandatory.

July 20 Pressure to Thrive
July 27 Discussion Group
August 3 Managing Moods, Stress and Feeling Stuck
August 10 Discussion Group
August 17 Survivorship Toolkit
August 24 Fear of Recurrence
August 31 Envisioning Your Future

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Aug
10
August 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until July 12, 2021

Second Monday of each month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm – Starts Monday, July 13!

Being a young adult with a cancer diagnosis offers unique challenges. Facilitated by a LivingWell counselor, this support group provides young adults with cancer a place to connect, share personal experiences and learn valuable coping skills.

► To register, please call 630.262.1111

TTY for the hearing impaired 630.933.4833. The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center is located at 442 Williamsburg Avenue, Geneva, Illinois. All programs and services are evidence based, medically mainstream and provided at no cost to patients with cancer and their families.

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Aug
10
August 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until August 31, 2020

Mondays, July 20 – August 31, 7:00 –8:30 pm

Presented by Missy Petty, LCPC, LivingWell

Many patients find themselves wondering, “Now what?” after their cancer treatment ends. This program will help both patients and caregivers navigate the challenges people experience as they transition into survivorship. Topics include: changes in relationships, managing expectations, addressing anxiety and depression, the “new normal,” fear of recurrence, how to partner with your primary care physician and other providers, managing your health records, and envisioning a positive future. Attendance throughout the entire series is encouraged but not mandatory.

July 20 Pressure to Thrive
July 27 Discussion Group
August 3 Managing Moods, Stress and Feeling Stuck
August 10 Discussion Group
August 17 Survivorship Toolkit
August 24 Fear of Recurrence
August 31 Envisioning Your Future

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