immunotherapyImmunotherapy for Cancer
Tuesday, June 5, 6:30-8:00 pm
Join Dr. Tina Wang, MD, to learn the fundamental information about how the immune system interacts with cancer, immunotherapy treatments that are currently available, treatments that are being developed, and tips to manage common side effects.
self hypnosisSelf-Hypnosis for Stress Relief & Pain Management
Tuesday, May 8th, 6:30-8:00 pm
Carmela Tunzi of Mind Flow Hypnosis will present a fun and informative talk about the benefits of self-hypnosis to help manage treatment symptoms, reduce stress, and help manage pain. Learn valuable skills that you can use on a daily basis for patients and family members alike.
breast reconstructionBreast Reconstruction Options
Tuesday, July 31st, 6:30-8:00 pm
Women with breast cancer and their caregivers are invited to a comprehensive empowerment program that streamlines information options and tools for decision-making around breast reconstruction presented by Dr. Nima Naghshineh, MD, plastic & reconstructive surgeon.
therapyComplementary and Natural Therapies
Thursdays, 5:30-6:45 pm
March 15th, April 19th, May 17th, June 21st
Join Dr. Robert Chu, L.Ac and learn how acupuncture, nutrition, and exercise can help reduce the side effects of cancer treatment. Dr. Chu will discuss the value of nutritional habits and explore the nutritional properties of specific foods for enhancing energy and immunity.
bead weavingBeginning Bead Weaving
Monday, April 16th, 1:00-5:00 pm
Monday, May 21st, 1:00-5:00 pm
Come and learn the technique of bead weaving, the art of creating jewelry using a needle and thread, from Mary Holley. Bring your reading glasses and some patience to create a beautiful piece of jewelry.
Pre-Registration Required.  Class size is limited to 12.
meditation2Quiet the Mind Meditation
A Four Week Series
Wednesdays, May 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd, 1:00-2:00 pm
Join Emily Gonzales, Chopra Centerâ„¢ Certified Instructor to learn techniques for quieting the mind and shifting to a calm and balanced state of wellbeing. Learn tools to develop your own personal meditation practice.
beading basicsBeading Basics
An instructional class for beginners, but veterans are always welcome!
Thursday, May 17th & June 14th, 1:00-5:00 pm
Beading is an ancient art and a healing process which can help one cope with all kinds of stress and treatment. This is a basic workshop where you can learn the creative art of making beaded necklaces with Licia Ramos. Materials will be provided and loaner tools are available for use. Class size is limited so please pre-register.
look good feel betterLook Good, Feel Better
Tuesday, June 12th, 10:00 am-12:30 pm
Women in active treatment learn to mitigate the appearance-related side effects of chemotherapy and radiation, demonstrated by a licensed cosmetologist sponsored by the American Cancer Society. Pre-registration required.