Ask the Expert About Comprehensive Approaches To Cancer-Related Pain
Thursday, February 18, 6 - 8 pm – Cancer Support Community Greater Miami
Guest Speaker: Moises Lustgarten, M.D.
Cancer pain can be well-controlled in the vast majority of patients if evidence-based guidelines are applied, monitored, and individualized; and patients engage in informed decision making for managing their pain.
Generously sponsored by Baptist Health's Miami Cancer Institute
Pediatric Oncology Featured Program
Family Networking Group:
Coping and Thriving After a Child is Diagnosed with Cancer
Saturday, February 20, 10:30 am – Cancer Support Community Greater Miami
Guest Speaker: Regina Melchor-Beaupré, Psy.D.
Join us for this monthly group. Psychologist Dr. Melchor-Beaupré will participate in a group discussion addressing the parent’s concerns about the psychosocial impact of childhood cancer on their family. This meeting will be a Q&A group discussion which will allow the parents to engage with Dr. Melchor-Beaupré and get responses to their specific concerns. Children will participate in a fun activity with staff while parents are in group.
NEW Featured Program
From Cancer to Health™
Wednesdays, 11 am to 1 pm – Cancer Support Community
From Cancer to Health™ (C2H) is an empirically supported bio-behavioral intervention that educates patients about strategies for coping with cancer stress. Our C2H will include eight, 2-hour weekly sessions and four, 2-hour monthly maintenance sessions. Initial interview is required. Call Cynthia Mendez Tamayo at 305-668-5900 ext. 230.