Warm and welcoming groups are an integral part of the Cancer Wellness Center. They provide those diagnosed with cancer and their loved ones opportunities to share, learn and gain support from others who are going through similar experiences. Current research indicates that regular attendance in a group can improve quality of life.
Provide patients, survivors and their loved ones with peer support to help cope with the emotional adjustments that the cancer experience demands. The Center’s professional clinical team facilitates these therapeutic groups:
To be in enrolled in a support group at the Cancer Wellness Center, please call 847.509.9595 to complete a brief screening interview.
These monthly discussion groups provide an opportunity for patients and family members to share information with others living with similar diagnoses. The focus of these groups is peer-to-peer sharing related to the physical aspects of living with the diagnosis. These groups are professionally facilitated and meet monthly on a drop-in basis. No registration is required.