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NYOH Cancer Support Group

3/01/2015

New York Oncology Hematology patients are invited to participate in a free support group.

Open to NYOH patients who are both newly diagnosed with cancer and those who have been managing the disease for some time, the group meets bi-weekly at our Latham office, 1003 New Loudon Road, in the second floor conference center. The group meets every other Wednesday, from 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

The groups are led by Edward Dick, LCSW, a psychotherapist in private practice, who has been serving cancer patients and their families for more than 30 years.

During the sessions, participants are encouraged to:

  • Share feelings
  • Discuss coping strategies for hopefulness and emotional/spiritual well-being
  • Address fears and worries
  • Connect with people facing similar struggles

2014/2015 meetings dates are below:

2014

10/1, 10/15, 10/29
11/12
12/3, 12/17

2015

1/7, 1/21
2/4, 2/18
3/4, 3/18
4/1, 4/15, 4/29
5/13, 5/27
6/10