Lectures & Workshops

Typical Lecture Titles:

  • “Ask the Doctor:” Colorectal Cancer
  • A Survey of Complementary Treatments
  • Women, Sexuality and Cancer
  • Talking to Your Children About Cancer
  • Cancer as a Catalyst for Change
  • Current Treatments for specific cancers
  • Managing Pain
  • Eating Your Way Through Chemotherapy
  • Participating in Your Medical Decision-Making
  • Everything You Need To Know About Health Insurance
  • Using Hospital Resources To Get What You Need
  • Emotions and Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Expert Panel
  • Talking to Your Doctor About Pain
  • Genetics and Cancer
  • Inside Tips From an Oncology Nurse
  • Cancer and the Workplace
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Typical Workshop Topics:

  • Cooking and Nutrition for Cancer
  • Exercise After Breast Surgery
  • Keeping a Journal
  • Art Workshops: Painting, Scrapbooking, Rubber Stamping, Knitting
  • A Sampler of Meditation Techniques
  • Music and Meditation
  • Yoga/ Tai Chi/ Chi Gong/ General Exercise
  • “Laughing Matters:” Role-Playing for Fun
  • Mental Imagery for Relaxation
  • Body and “Soul Cooking” for Cancer
  • Expanding Body Awareness
  • Correct Breathing for Health
  • Make-up, Hair, Wig Workshops
  These activities are meant to be of broad interest to people with cancer and family members, and to cover a wide range of topics. They will be as interactive as possible, with members exchanging information and perspectives. Lectures and Workshops take place exclusively in the clubhouse; popular topics are repeated, and new topics are introduced regularly. If you are looking for scheduled lectures and/or workshops, check out the calendar of events on the home page of this site. The calendar lists all Cancer Support Community North Texas events.]]>