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Cancer and the Brain - Live Virtual Class

  • Categories: Cancer, Rehabilitation, Virtual Event

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  • Event Type:Classes
  • Max Capacity:10
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*** Class size is limited. Register early! ***

Cancer and the Brain is a live virtual two-class series for cancer patients and survivors at any stage. Please register for the July 19th class. Your registration gives you access to both classes in the series (July 19th and July 21st).

Do you feel like you have to work harder to remember things? To keep track of what you are doing? To find the right words to express yourself? Whether you have just been diagnosed or completed cancer treatment, this is for you! You are welcome to have a loved one or caregiver join you for the class.

1st Class: Under Pressure: The Impact of Cancer on the Brain

  • The science of how any type of cancer affects the brain
  • Cognition and communication changes in all phases of life
  • It's not just "chemo brain!"

2nd Class: More Brains are Better than One: Sharing Tools and Strategies

  • Interactive activities
  • Sharing experiences with others
  • How to stay cognitively healthy

Facilitator: Bethany Firstbrook, MA, CCC-SLP

When: Monday, July 19, 2021, and Wednesday, July 21, 2021, from 3-4 p.m. (Participants should log on by 2:45 p.m. so class can start promptly at 3 p.m..)

Where: Live virtual class on Zoom, access code provided after registration (Look for an email the morning of class.)

Cost: $20 for two-class series

Group Visit Confidentiality Agreement

Cancer and the Brain Class is provided by BCH Outpatient Rehabilitation with support from the BCH Foundation.

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Registration
  • Price: $20.00
  • Registration Instructions: Please register online. A class facilitator will email you a link to join the Zoom class.

Important Information

Boulder Community Health is following current guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that call for patients and visitors to continue wearing masks at Foothills Hospital and all BCH patient-care facilities.

People 12 and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. For updated Vaccine Clinic hours and general vaccine info, please visit our vaccine page.