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Cancer Talks Teleconference – February 25, 2016

The Western Canadian Supportive Care Forum presents Part 1 of a 4 part series of inter-professional educational events.

Part 1: The Role of Emotions in Healing for Patients and Families and Ourselves.
by Katherine Gottzman, MSW, RSW
Psychosocial Oncology Clinician
CancerCare Manitoba

Patients and families can get emotional! Expressing emotions such as sadness, anger, fear, and joy can be healing. Learn practical, therapeutic ways to work effectively with the full range of human emotional expression, at a short clinic appointment, or in a counselling session.

February 25, 2016

  • Noon to 1 PM in Manitoba and Saskatechewan
  • 11 AM to noon in Alberta
  • 10 AM to 11 AM in British Columbia

Registration is required for this one hour session which will be offered by teleconference. To register email: cancertalks@bccancer.bc.ca

Since space is limited to 60 phone lines, we encourage you to book a room and join with colleagues to listen using a speaker phone. Once you have registered, you will receive an email within the week before the presentation with the phone number and presenter’s PowerPoint presentation and handouts. There will be opportunities to ask questions.

Stay tuned for more information on Parts 2, 3, and 4 in the spring, fall, and winter of 2016.


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