At The Gathering Place, we meet participants wherever they are on their cancer journey starting at diagnosis. Some programs offered at TGP are available to people with specific types of cancer including Breast, Pancreatic, Myeloma and more.
Monthly breast cancer support group for women who are newly diagnosed, in treatment and during follow up care. There are both daytime and evening groups. Facilitators: Brittani Davis, MA, LPCC-S, LICDC (daytime) and Rene Barrat-Gordon, LISW-S (evening)
Monthly support group for women diagnosed with gynecological cancers (non-ovarian). This support group provides a safe space for women to talk about their diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic cancers, side effects, late effects and related thoughts and emotions. Each person's cancer story is different. It can be healing to learn from others, to ask questions and to share ways they have coped. Facilitator: Rene Barrat-Gordon, LISW-S
Support group for women with breast cancer in their 20s, 30s & 40s.
Monthly support group for those diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer. Facilitator: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S
Support and education for those diagnosed with myeloma and their family members.
Support and education for those diagnosed with myeloma and their family members. This month's topic: Exercise to Fight Fatigue. Presenters: Mary Fisher Bornstein, LISW-S, Stephen Cerne, BS, NSCA-CPT, ACSM/ACS-CET & Stevi Gutin, RN
Monthly support group for people with oral, head and neck cancer. Facilitator: Brittani Davis, MA, LPCC-S, LICDC
Monthly support group to support women with ovarian cancer and to provide a space to share feelings, experiences and resources. Facilitator: Susan Marinac, MSSA, LISW-S
Monthly support group for people diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Facilitator: Sydney Beeman, MA, NCC, LPC
Group education and support for men diagnosed with prostate cancer. Family members welcome to attend.