Feb
24
Mon
2020
Massage/Reiki @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Massage/Reiki Aims to reduce stress, nurture, soothe and support.

Relieves stress * Reduces anxiety * Improves sleep * Reduces pain * Increase relaxation * Aids in general wellness

Chair massage $1/minute

Table massage $65/50 min

To schedule an appointment please call Lisa at 203-337-8660 or email lisa.zierolf@bpthosp.org

In-Treatment Support Group @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 24 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Our group is comprised of women diagnosed and in-treatment for breast cancer.  Members meet in a safe and comforting place with women who understand and share similar experiences.

Erica

Erica Wright, LCSW

Contact erica_ravage@yahoo.com to register

Pilates @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Pilates – Fairfield

“Make your body a place you want to live.”  Combining Joseph Pilates’ wisdom with modern research, Laura teaches her clients how to safely mobilize and stabilize their bodies.  To register contact Laura Pennock, Licensed Pilates instructor – 203-335-1987 or email blackrockpilates@gmail.com  There is a fee for this class.

 

Feb
25
Tue
2020
Acupuncture @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Acupuncture is a safe, natural, and effective treatment for many health symptoms, including the side effects of chemo. Comfortable small group setting. Appointments are necessary; there is a fee for this program.   Contact David McLean at 917-514-4806 or david@mcleanacu.comdavid small pic

Triple Negative (3N) Support Group @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 25 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm

3N Support Group – Fairfield

A support group for those diagnosed with Triple Negative Breast Cancer.  All ages and stages of treatment or recovery are welcome.

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Dr. Mindy Hersh

 

Feb
24
Mon
2020
Massage/Reiki @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Massage/Reiki Aims to reduce stress, nurture, soothe and support.

Relieves stress * Reduces anxiety * Improves sleep * Reduces pain * Increase relaxation * Aids in general wellness

Chair massage $1/minute

Table massage $65/50 min

To schedule an appointment please call Lisa at 203-337-8660 or email lisa.zierolf@bpthosp.org

In-Treatment Support Group @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 24 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Our group is comprised of women diagnosed and in-treatment for breast cancer.  Members meet in a safe and comforting place with women who understand and share similar experiences.

Erica

Erica Wright, LCSW

Contact erica_ravage@yahoo.com to register

Pilates @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Pilates – Fairfield

“Make your body a place you want to live.”  Combining Joseph Pilates’ wisdom with modern research, Laura teaches her clients how to safely mobilize and stabilize their bodies.  To register contact Laura Pennock, Licensed Pilates instructor – 203-335-1987 or email blackrockpilates@gmail.com  There is a fee for this class.

 

Feb
25
Tue
2020
Acupuncture @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Acupuncture is a safe, natural, and effective treatment for many health symptoms, including the side effects of chemo. Comfortable small group setting. Appointments are necessary; there is a fee for this program.   Contact David McLean at 917-514-4806 or david@mcleanacu.comdavid small pic

Triple Negative (3N) Support Group @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 25 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm

3N Support Group – Fairfield

A support group for those diagnosed with Triple Negative Breast Cancer.  All ages and stages of treatment or recovery are welcome.

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Dr. Mindy Hersh

 

Feb
26
Wed
2020
Qigong/Tai Chi @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Integrative Medicine & Support Services at Smilow Cancer Hospital presents:

TAI CHI

Explore powerful ways to improve your health by learning the self-healing practices of Qigong and Tai Chi. No prior experience necessary…all are welcome!

RSVP requested. To register please call 203-255-5300 or email Kristin.Murtha@bpthosp.org

Session begins February 6, 2019

10:30-11:30am

111 Beach Rd, 2nd floor

Julie Moffat, Certified Tai Chi Instructor

Julie Moffat is certified through the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi. She has studied a variety of Qigong styles and is a member of the National Qigong Association.

 

Feb
27
Thu
2020
Massage/Reiki @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 27 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Massage treatments aim to reduce stress, nurture, soothe and support.

$1/minute for oncology patients

Contact Karen for additional services and fees

Contact Karen Pirhalla, LMT, at 203-856-6394 or email relaxrejuv@yahoo.com to schedule an appointment at our Fairfield location.

www.relaxrejuvllc.com

Beginners Ukulele @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 27 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Destress and relax while learning this tiny joyful instrument!  Research has shown that playing music releases stress, decreases pain and anxiety, focuses the mind and improves mood.  Class size is limited to 4. RSVP required.

Instruments provided. Beginners welcome – NO music experience necessary!

Ukulele @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Feb 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

De-stress and relax while learning this tiny joyful instrument!  Research has shown that playing music reduces stress, decreases pain and anxiety, focuses your mind and improves your mood.  Class is limited to 5 participants per week.  RSVP to reserve an instrument; first come first served. 203-290-1631 or MusicTherapy@YNHH.org

Cassandra Mulcahy MMT, MT-BC
Board Certified Music Therapist

Mar
2
Mon
2020
Massage/Reiki @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Massage treatments aim to reduce stress, nurture, soothe and support.

$1/minute for oncology patients

Contact Karen for additional services and fees

Contact Karen Pirhalla, LMT, at 203-856-6394 or email relaxrejuv@yahoo.com to schedule an appointment at our Fairfield location.

www.relaxrejuvllc.com

In-Treatment Support Group @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Mar 2 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Our group is comprised of women diagnosed and in-treatment for breast cancer.  Members meet in a safe and comforting place with women who understand and share similar experiences.

Erica

Erica Wright, LCSW

Contact erica_ravage@yahoo.com to register

Pilates @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Mar 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Pilates – Fairfield

“Make your body a place you want to live.”  Combining Joseph Pilates’ wisdom with modern research, Laura teaches her clients how to safely mobilize and stabilize their bodies.  To register contact Laura Pennock, Licensed Pilates instructor – 203-335-1987 or email blackrockpilates@gmail.com  There is a fee for this class.

 

Knitting @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center - Fairfield
Mar 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Knitting – Fairfield

Join us as we follow a garter stitch pattern to create healing shawls for our newly diagnosed breast cancer patients.  Materials provided. Contact Nancy Church for more information 203-255-5300.  All abilities welcome!

Mar
3
Tue
2020
Acupuncture @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Mar 3 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Acupuncture is a safe, natural, and effective treatment for many health symptoms, including the side effects of chemo. Comfortable small group setting. Appointments are necessary; there is a fee for this program.   Contact David McLean at 917-514-4806 or david@mcleanacu.comdavid small pic

Cosmetologist @ Smilow Cancer Center
Mar 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Kim Joyce, Licensed Cosmetologist & Beauty Consultant

Kim is available for mini consults during treatment.  Her services include Skin Care, Eye Brow Stenciling, and Everyday Makeup Application.  She is also available for private consultations which are FREE to patients in treatment.

If you have questions, or would like to book a FREE private session contact mailto:Jeanette.Brooks@ynhh.org

LMD Support Group @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Living with Metastatic Disease Support Group:

While most of our members have breast cancer anyone diagnosed with metastatic disease is welcome. To inquire or register, please contact Dr. Mindy Hersh at dr.mindyhersh@gmail.com or 203-292-0082

Post Treatment Support Group @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center - Fairfield
Mar 3 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm

Post Treatment Support Group – Fairfield

A general group geared for women who have completed their treatment for cancer.  All ages are welcome and the support group is open to women with all types of cancer.

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Dr. Mindy Hersh

Dr.MindyHersh@gmail.com

Mar
5
Thu
2020
FREE Oncology Related Lymphedema Info Session @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Mar 5 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Lymphedema….Causes, Risk reduction and Treatment

A FREE presentation for anyone who has or is at risk for Lymphedema or their caregivers. A licensed Lymphedema Therapist, Physical Therapist from the Ahlbin Center will conduct this course aimed toward familiarizing participants with the basic anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system, encouraging understanding of the critical complications of lymphedema and learning the principles of how to decrease the risk of getting lymphedema. The range of topics covered will include lymphedema intervention, activity and exercise guidelines and what constitutes an appropriate exercise program following breast surgery.

Sponsored by Integrative Medicine & Support Services, the Norma Pfriem Breast Center and The Ahlbin Centers for Rehabilitation Medicine

Registration is required. To register call 203-255-5300 or email mailto:kristin.murtha@bpthosp.org

 

Mar
10
Tue
2020
LMD Support Group @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Living with Metastatic Disease Support Group:

While most of our members have breast cancer anyone diagnosed with metastatic disease is welcome. To inquire or register, please contact Dr. Mindy Hersh at dr.mindyhersh@gmail.com or 203-292-0082

BRCA+ Support Group @ Norma Pfriem Breast Center
Mar 10 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm

BRCA+ Support Group – Fairfield

Anyone testing positive for BRCA mutation.  All ages and stages of the treatment or recovery is welcome.

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Dr. Mindy Hersh, 203-292-0082