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October 2021

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Virtual Reality Therapy

October 18
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until February 15, 2022

Virtual Reality Therapy Medical fears and other phobias and traumas can be explored using Virtual Reality Therapy (VRT).  Wearing a VR headset virtually puts patient into the scenario being addressed.  Psychiatrist, Dr. Andrew Anson,  and the patient work together to alleviate the symptoms associated with medical anxiety, which in turn, allows the patient to better benefit from their treatment.  Intake paperwork required to make initial appointment.  Please contact Jen at Dr. Andrew Anson's office for more information.  203-254-0420.  

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Genetic Testing & Counseling

October 18
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Genetic Testing and Counseling Services Genetic testing is used to find changes, variants, or mutations in DNA that may indicate a higher risk of cancer.  Genetic counselors are available by appointment to discuss family history, medical history and test results.  Genetic information will help determine diagnosis, treatment or prevention of illness. To learn more about genetic testing or to schedule an appointment call Yale Genetics at 203-200-4DNA   (203-200-4362)  

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Massage Therapy

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Park Avenue Medical Center, 5520 Park Avenue
Trumbull, CT
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Oncology  Massage Therapists Michele Attard, LMT Marcy Furano, LMT Our massage therapists are specially trained to help cancer patients manage the symptoms and side effects of treatments, like surgery, radiation, chemotherapy and lymphedema.  For more information or to schedule an appointment contact Lisa.zierolf@bpthosp.org or 203.337.8660. 50 min table massage $65 30 min chair massage $30  

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Managing Strong Emotions

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Norma Pfriem Breast Center, 111 Beach Road, 2nd floor
Fairfield, CT 06824
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Managing Strong Emotions Receiving a cancer diagnosis can be one of the most difficult challenges a person faces. For some, the diagnosis may stir up unfamiliar, powerful emotions. It can be easy to feel overwhelmed and confused by these strong emotions. Can I find a way to be hopeful when all I feel is dread and fear? Is it possible to acknowledge feeling sad without being overwhelmed by the emotion? How can I communicate my wants and needs with my…

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Knitting

October 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 5:30 pm on Monday, repeating until April 5, 2022

Knit a Bit Join us and Knit a Bit as we create healing shawls for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients.  Group meets biweekly in person or you can Knit a Bit at home and drop off your creations.  Easy garter stitch pattern below. 1st and 3rd Monday of the month beginning April 5, 5:30-7:00pm Norma Pfriem Breast Center, 111 Beach Road, Fairfield Questions or RSVP to kristin.murtha@bpthosp.org so we can save you a socially distanced seat :) Coming soon –…

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Naturopathy

October 19 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Park Avenue Medical Center, 5520 Park Avenue
Trumbull, CT
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  Jill Kenney, NDFor more information or to schedule an appointment: drkenney360@gmail.com or 203-418-7657 As a Naturopathic Physician practicing integrative cancer care, I use natural and supportive therapies to help reduce side effects, to help optimize conventional care and prevent recurrence. Integrative oncology provides patients with safe options for combining traditional cancer treatments and natural supportive therapies. Naturopathic medicine is helpful for the following: Nausea, constipation, and diarrhea Nutrition and nutrient depletion Stress, anxiety and depression support Minimize side effects from…

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Acupuncture

October 19 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Park Avenue Medical Center, 5520 Park Avenue
Trumbull, CT

Acupuncture Acupuncture is a centuries old supportive therapy that is often effective in treating the side effects of cancer treatment, such as pain, anxiety and neuropathy.  Many also find acupuncture to alleviate pain associated with sports injuries, GI issues, neck and knee problems. Please contact your oncologist or David McLean, LAc, for more information or to make an appointment.  david@mcleanacu.com   Session fees apply. Due to Covid - acupuncture is only offered at our Trumbull location until further notice.

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Massage

October 19 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Massage/Reiki Michele Attard, LMT & Marcy Furano, LMT - Oncology Massage Therapists Oncology massage therapists are specially trained to help cancer patients manage the symptoms and side effects of treatments, like surgery, radiation, chemotherapy and lymphedema. To schedule an appointment or for more information: 203-337-8660.

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Counseling Services

October 20
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until February 17, 2022

Counseling Services Individual counseling is available by appointment to oncology patients and community members.  Please contact your doctor or navigator for a referral or call Integrative Medicine to be connected with a therapist. Integrative Medicine, 5520 Park Ave, Trumbull   203-337-8660 Integrative Medicine, 111 Beach Road, Fairfield  203-255-5518

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