Stanford Cancer Thriving & Surviving Programme

 
 
We will be running the Stanford Cancer Thriving & Surviving Programme starting on Tuesday 17th September 2019 from 6.30pm-9pm for 6 weeks.  This is a self management programme for Cancer survivors with the aim of improving your quality of life to better manage your daily health.
Find out more at the Introductory Session with Michelle Gibbons Coordinator National Cancer Control Programme on Thursday 29th August 2019 at 3pm in Purple House Bray.  Contact us on 012866966 or email info@purplehouse.ie to attend.

The Programme is a six week self management programme which consists of 2.5 hours per session.  The Programme was developed by Stanford University and will be facilitated in Purple House by one of our professional Counsellors and a volunteer who has personal experience of Cancer.

The topics on the course include:

  1. Techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain & isolation & poor sleep
  2. Living with uncertainty
  3. Exercises for maintaining & improving strength, flexibility & endurance
  4. Making decisions about treatment and complimentary therapies.
  5. Communicating effectively with family, friends, & health professionals
  6. Nutrition & healthy eating
To register, contact us on 012866966 or email info@purplehouse.ie