Group Support Sessions
MEETING EVERY THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH
Except May 4th the night of the Lean On Me Gala
NO SESSIONS IN JULY - SEPTEMBER
1010 Northern Blvd.
Great Neck, NY 11020
Patient Education Series
3111 New Hyde Park Road
Lake Success, NY 11042
1ST FLOOR Conference Room 7:30 P.M. – 9 P.M.
PLEASE USE BACK PARKING LOT & BACK DOOR
Session I: Learning About Breast Cancer
Basic overview of breast cancer risk factors, diagnosis, surgical treatment, pathology, interpretation, staging and genetics. Information regarding surveillance for recurrence of breast cancer.
Donna Galgano, A.N.P.
New York Breast Health
Session II: Understanding Breast Cancer Treatment Options/Managing side effects
Overview of breast cancer chemotherapy, hormonal therapy (June 20)and radiation therapy and tips for managing side effects of treatment.
Desiree Grogan, Physician Assistant, ProHEALTHcare -Medical Oncology
**Will present June20, instead of June 13
Elana Hillkewicz, Radiation Therapist,-Radiation Oncology- Advanced Radiation Centers of NY
Session III: Remaining Breast Cancer Free
Information regarding nutrition, wellness, lymphedema and physical therapy. (June 13)
MaryAnn Jones, Holistic Care Practitioner - Thrive Naturally
Diana Tjaden, PT - Full Circle Physical Therapy **Will present June 13, instead of June 20
PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED: PLEASE CALL
DENISE JONES 516-946-5017
Provided by a grant fro The Beth C. Tortolani Foundation. Pease visit
Our Lady of Grace Retreat House
This program provides workshops, a light breakfast and lunch, and instructors leading.
Patients participate in activities such as yoga, dance therapy, journal writing, art therapy, group therapy, music therapy, and nutrition.