Living with Cancer Support Group – Patients Only

Feeling overwhelmed and uncertain about what lies ahead as you travel through the unfamiliar world of cancer? Come meet others who are just diagnosed, in treatment or post-treatment.  Come learn from educational presentations and open discussion, and explore what this journey looks like for you.  For Patients only.  This is a drop-in group, no registration necessary, but if you have questions or would like to talk with someone before you attend, please call (206) 297-2500.


Overlake Hospital Medical Center, Cancer Center Conference Room 
Facilitated by Marilyn Oakes Greenspan, MSW, LICSW
3rd Wednesdays; 6:30-8pm
Jan 16, Feb 20, Mar 20, Apr 17

Presentations:

  • Feb 20: “Benefits of Laughter” by Tammy Lianu, MA
  • Mar 20: “Dietary Considerations Post Treatment” by Laura James, ND, FABNO

Overlake Hospital Medical Center, Cancer Center Conference Room 
Facilitated by Dianne Graham, MA, LMHC
1st Wednesdays; 10am-11:30am
Jan 2, Feb 6, Mar 6, Apr 3 

Presentations:

  • Mar 6: “Navigating the Emotional Side of Cancer” by Sara Blackmur, MSW, LICSW
  • Apr 3: “Vitamins & Supplements 101” by Laura James, ND, FABNO

Federal Way: Virginia Mason Medical Center
Facilitated by TBD
1st & 3rd Wednesdays; 11:00am-12:30pm
Feb 6 & 20, Mar 6 & 20, Apr 3 & 17


Seattle: Virginia Mason Medical Center (Day)
Facilitated by Ruth Foster Koth, MSW, LICSW
1st Tuesday; 11:00am-11:30am
Feb 5, Mar 5, Apr 2


Seattle: Virginia Mason Medical Center (Evening)
Facilitated by Gayle Efroymson, MSW, LICSW
3rd Wednesday; 6:00pm-7:30pm
Feb 20, Mar 20, Apr 17