Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

Cancer Support Community at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Presents Understanding Different Paths to Navigating Cancer

12/31/2015

A new cancer diagnosis can often be paired with new, difficult emotions including fear, anger, shock, sadness and disbelief. In an effort to help those understand their diagnosis, the Cancer Support Community at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus offers “Understanding Different Paths to Navigating Cancer” on Wednesday, January 20 at 6 p.m. at the Maysie Stroock Pavilion in Long Branch.

There any many paths to navigate cancer, whether it be through psychotherapy, support groups, speaking with professionals or talking to friends and family. This workshop will explore the different ways you can be empowered to be part of your healthcare team, and discover your inner sources of strength and healing. Attendees are asked to dress comfortably for the experiential part of this journey. Light refreshments will be served. All are encouraged to bring a journal, any questions they may have.

Understanding Different Paths to Navigating Cancer will be held at Monmouth Medical Center’s Maysie Stroock Pavilion located at 300 Second Avenue in Long Branch. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

About Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is an acute-care community hospital located in Lakewood, Ocean County. A Barnabas Health facility, Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus merged with Monmouth Medical Center, a teaching hospital located in Long Branch, Monmouth County, in 2014. The hospitals are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the communities they proudly serve through expanded access to specialty outpatient services that focus on preventive medicine and healthy living. The partnership has also expanded patients' access to geriatric and pediatric emergency services, as well as outpatient neurology, oncology and geriatric services. Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is in the process of converting to all private rooms, which will make it the only provider in the region with all private rooms for overnight stays. For more information about Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, visit www.barnabashealth.org.

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