Classes and Programs

Providence Cancer Centers provide a broad range of coordinated, compassionate medical care and education and support services for our patients and the loved ones who care for them. Support programs and services available in a variety of convenient locations include Home Care, Palliative Care, Support Groups, and Rehabilitation Services.

Individual Therapies

Acupressure

Acupressure is a complementary medicine technique derived from acupuncture. In acupressure, physical pressure is applied to acupuncture points. $40/session
Tuesdays & Wednesdays

Acupuncture

An ancient whole medical system using very thin needles to promote the free flow of energy in the body. $40/session
Monday-Thursday

Massage

Unwind and relax with a healing massage. 30-minute and 60-minute sessions available.
$30 for 30-min. / $60 for 60-min.
Tuesdays through Friday

Therapeutic Touch

Uses a technique commonly called "palm healing" as a form of complementary medicine. $40/session
Tuesdays, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Hypnotherapy

Experience a state of deep relaxation and concentration. $75/initial consult; $50 follow-up.
Wednesdays and Thursdays

Support Groups

Cancer Patient Support Group

Provides an open discussion about special issues related to a cancer diagnosis.
Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Caregiver Support Group

Provides moral support for the patient's caregivers, family members and friends.
Tuesdays, 4-5:00 p.m.

Free Classes

Feldenkrais

Through gentle movement lessons, experience renewed energy, increased range of motion, and relaxation.
3-4:00 p.m.

Look Good / Feel Better

This program helps individuals with cancer look good, improve self esteem, and manage treatment and recovery with confidence. Includes instruction in skin care and make-up tips.
Call for your reservation: 818-748-4713.
Second Tuesday of each month, 1-3:00 p.m.

Sonic Healing

Increase calm, decrease anxiety and create the emergence of optimism and acceptance with sound meditation.
Tuesdays, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Group Classes

Qi Gong

A part of traditional Chinese medicine in which gentle movements and breathing promote healing.
$8/class
Wednesdays, 10-11:00 a.m.

Stress Reduction

Learn how to access your inner calm through imagery and muscle relaxation.
$8/class
Wednesdays, 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Stretch & Strengthen

Rejuvenate by stretching and strengthening your body.
$8/class
Thursdays, 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Tai Chi

A traditional Asian form of exercise involving slow flowing movements.
$8/class
Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Yoga

Create balance in the body by developing both strength and flexibility. Good for the mind, body and spirit. $8/class Monday through Friday

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