Center for Mind, Body & Spirit August Events

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These programs are free of charge and open to individuals diagnosed with cancer, their families and loved ones at The Center for Body, Mind & Spirit at Mercy Cancer Center, 41201 Schaden Road, Elyria. Services are available regardless of where patients receive treatment. Mercy Cancer Center is now affiliated with University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center.

The Center for Body, Mind & Spirit has received national recognition for providing innovative, high-quality care for people touched by cancer.

The Center’s complete Program Guide is available online at www.MercyOnline.org/CBMS and click the link for the guide. For more information, call 440-324-0480.

Ongoing Support Groups

Breast Cancer

6:30 p.m.

August 12

Head & Neck Cancer   

6-7:30 p.m.

August 7

Leukemia, Lymphoma & Myeloma Family Support Group

6-7:30 p.m.

No August meeting

Prostate Cancer Support Group

11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Date TBA – please call or watch website for date

Holistic classes now available to community members

If you do NOT have a cancer connection, but are interested in learning new tools to help you enhance your health and quality of life, The Center for Body, Mind & Spirit is now offering a limited selection of programs to the general community for a fee.  Please call 324-0480 to register.  Payment is required prior to class.

Introduction to Meditation

Meditation is a simple, effective way to relax and reduce stress through breathing techniques and imagery. This one-hour class will introduce you to the basics of meditation and allow you to experience, firsthand, peace of mind and relief from anxiety. You will be able to take the skills you learn and apply them to reduce stress in your daily life. Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 6 p.m.

Fee:  $20

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Recharge Your Energy Battery

Join us for this workshop where you will learn what healing energy is and how you can use it in practical ways to recharge your body’s battery to help you deal with daily challenges.

Wednesday, September 18, 6-7 p.m.

Fee:  $20

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Other services for those touched by cancer:

GENTLE EXERCISE, STRESS REDUCTION & RELAXATION

Yoga for Beginners

Meditation

EXPRESSIVE THERAPY

Introduction to the Labyrinth

Nature Cards

Journaling

Zentangle®

INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT SERVICES

By appointment, call 440-324-0480

Comfort Touch

Estate Planning

Individual and Family Supportive Counseling

Living Will & Healthcare Power of Attorney

Spiritual Care

 

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