Live Well with Cancer


Women, family members and caregivers are invited to learn the latest in cancer care and discover how to manage the lifestyle changes associated with cancer. This Women Living with Cancer event is FREE and held at the Tracy Center at Catholic Life Center, Saturday, September 16, 2017 8:15 AM-3:00 PM. Registration required.

Registration  8:15–9:00 AM
A light breakfast will be provided.
Reconnecting Mind, Body and Spirit 9:00–9:45 AM
An introduction to ReYOU, Woman’s cancer survivorship program. Will discuss a full range of healing arts and art as a mindful practice. Learn about complementary therapies and how they can help you live well through cancer.  
Robin Maggio, LCSW, OSW-C, ACHP-SW, Woman’s
Tracy Johnson, LMSW, OSW-C, CN-BM, Woman’s
Laura Gaddy, MA, Mary Bird Perkins-Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center
Reconnecting Spiritually 10:00–10:45 AM and 11:00-11:45 AM
Learn the “Rule of Life” as a foundation to clarify current hopes, dreams and priorities so living is in the present moment with intent and purpose. 
Rev. Kim McGee, MDiv, Oncology and Palliative Care Chaplain, Woman’s and Our Lady of the Lake
Reconnecting Mindfully 10:00–10:45 AM and 11:00-11:45 AM
Discover mindful living and the emotional, mental, physical, spiritual and social benefits of focused attention without judgment. Learn how the mind impacts the body’s ability to heal and maintain a sense of well-being.
Francinne Lawrence, PhD, MRE, MSW, LCSW, Mary Bird Perkins-Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center
Lunch Noon-1:00 PM
Lunch will be provided.
Breathe with Ease 1:00-1:45 PM
Learn how breathing is the key to making movement easier, stand tall, and improve your energy.
Alanna Williams, MS, ACSM Clinical Exercise Physiologist, ACSM Exercise Is Medicine III, Woman’s
Reconnecting the Senses 2:00-2:45 PM
Explore everyday scents and botanical aromas for enhanced emotional well-being. 
Hope Himel-Benson, NAHA Certified Aromatherapist, SAGE Aromatherapy, LLC
Closing Remarks 2:45-3:00 PM



Special Instructions:

FREE event for cancer patients and caregivers, past and present.

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