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Oct
7
Sat

MO, Independence – Cancer Companions Live Training – October 7th, 2017 – 9:00am-4:30pm – 8:30 Registration @ First Baptist Church – Blue Springs

Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Stephen Higgins, CO and Greater Kansas City Regional Representative and certified trainer, will be leading the Cancer Companions training, based on materials written and developed by Marriage and Family Therapist Karen Tripp MS LMFT, who has years of experience working with people impacted with cancer.  This training will guide volunteers to be Cancer Companions who reach into the lives of cancer families and support them through their struggles.

This full day training includes important content concerning the cancer experience as well as skill training which is vital for any Cancer Companion.

Saturday, October 7, 2017  9:00AM – 4:30PM – 8:30am Registration

Where:  First Baptist Church – 4500 Little Blue Pkwy, Independence, MO

COST: $110.00 per person (Lunch and training materials provided)
$25 per person to repeat training

Cancer Companions are trained to…

* Lead a Cancer Companions support group for anyone in cancer treatment, post treatment or their loved ones, and/or;
* Meet one-to-one with anyone in cancer treatment, post treatment or their loved ones.

 Topics covered during this face-to-face training include:

* The Impact of CancerParticipant Guide Seeing God
* Goal of Peer Counseling
* Creating a Safe Environment
* Peer Counseling Interaction Skills
* How to Facilitate a One-to-one Peer Counseling session
* How to Facilitate a Cancer Companions Christian Cancer Support group

 

Contact: Stephen Higgins, CO Regional Representative
(719) 651-0244
stephen@cancer-companions.org

You will be registered for the training after: – you complete the form below and submit – go click through to complete payment – and receive a confirmation email with more details!  (be sure to check spam folder if you do not receive email within a few minutes after submitting registration form)

That email will contain links to two readings and two videos for you to review prior to the training.

Need more information?  Click here to:

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Oct
14
Sat

Missouri Christian Cancer Survivorship Retreat 2017 @ YMCA Trout Lodge

Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm

Life After Cancer?

Relax, Rejuvenate, Refocus… on what’s important

 

 

Missouri Christian Cancer Survivorship Retreat

Sat, Oct 14th (9:00 AM) – Sun, Oct 15th  (Noon)

 

Where: YMCA Trout Lodge 

13528 State Hwy AA, Potosi, MO 63664

Who: For survivors not currently in treatment and their loved ones

Design your own Cancer Survivorship Plan

Learn ways to:

  • Lower Your Stress
  • Improve Your Fitness
  • Manage Your Nutrition
  • Cope with Side Effects
  • Expand Your Faith

Connect with other survivors and their loved ones through:

  • small groups
  • worship
  • prayer
  • exercise class
  • nutrition seminar
  • FUN!

 

Cost: includes room 1 night, 3 meals & Trout Lodge Activities (some optional activates additional cost)

Double Occupancy Room: $60 per person non-refundable deposit

Single Occupancy Room: $80 per person non-refundable deposit

To Register: CLICK HERE       www.gwrymca.org/programs

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