Program Guide

Art, Music & Meditation

Immerse yourself in the healing power of sound on this relaxing journey using the highest-grade Crystal Alchemy Singing Bowls. This full body relaxation experience will help with stress, tension, sleeplessness, anxiety, depression, grief, physical pain, and more. Presenter: Becky Hopp, Certified Sound Healer

Support Groups

Support group for African American women with any type of cancer. Meets the first Thursday of every month, 6:30-8:00pm. Facilitator: Sydney Beeman, MA, NCC, LPC

Children, Teen & Family

Come together with other teens (13-17) who get the challenges of dealing with cancer (as patients, cancer in a loved one, or grieving the loss of a loved one to cancer.) Donuts will be provided. Facilitator: Whitney Hadley, MA, MSW, LSW, OSW-C

Children, Teen & Family

Connect and build community with teens (13-17) who have been diagnosed with cancer. Meets the second Saturday of every month, 10:00-11:00am. Facilitator: Whitney Hadley, MA, MSW, LSW, OSW-C

Children, Teen & Family

Supportive and psychoeducational group for children ages 4-12. Over the course of 5-weeks, participants will use The Little Spot by Diane Alber to learn how to identify, manage, and cope with big emotions relating to their loved one's cancer. Age appropriate activities and supportive discussions will assist participants with the development of new coping skills among peers with shared experiences. Facilitators: Taylor Buss, MSW, LISW-S, Adelle Gates, MA, CCLS, & Whitney Hadley, MA, MSW, LSW, OSW-C

Children, Teen & Family

Group for parents/caregivers of children enrolled in The Kid Spot. Review this month's curriculum and how to reinforce skills at home. Meets the second Wednesday of each month. Facilitator: Taylor Buss, MSW, LISW-S

Art, Music & Meditation

Cancer takes over your life in countless ways. Find new ways to take back control by creating and blackout poetry and transforming it into artwork. Facilitator: Whitney Hadley, MA, MSW, LSW, OSW-C

Children, Teen & Family

This is part of the Wellness Passport Program.

Educational sessions for participants with children and teens in their lives. Topics surround the unique challenges participants face when navigating cancer and family.

Creating Connection Through Hard Days- Bonding and connecting with your child is crucial for their emotional well-being. When you are living with cancer, it can be difficult to find ways to connect and bond on the days you aren't feeling well. Join our Child Life Specialist, Adelle Gates, to hear how you can create moments of connection, even when feeling unwell. Facilitator: Adelle Gates, MA, CCLS

Children, Teen & Family

This is part of the Wellness Passport Program.

Educational sessions for participants with children and teens in their lives. Topics surround the unique challenges participants face when navigating cancer and family.

Cumulative Loss and Impact on Family Coping: We experience grief throughout our lives as the result of losing something (emotional or physical). These losses throughout our lives impact how we cope with grief and loss today. For this Tuesday Talk, you will learn about the different types of losses, how they impact each new loss, and steps you can take to ensure healthy coping among the family. Facilitator: Adelle Gates, MA, CCLS | 216-455-1523

Art, Music & Meditation

Quarterly virtual reading room for group discussion about a selected reading. Readings will be distributed prior to each group. Topic: The Health Benefits of Nature. Presenter: Dr. Joe Blanda