Promoting Excellence : Charting Your Course: A Whole Person Approach to Living With Cancer Workshop

Name:
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Norris Cotton Cancer Center - Charting Your Course: A Whole Person Approach to Living With Cancer Workshop

Description:
This patient education program is a series of four seminars intended to help people recently diagnosed with cancer, their family members, and friends, understand the diagnosis and navigate the health care system. The course is available online, or on CD, and includes a training manual for workshop facilitators.

Category:
Educational Tools - Patient/Family Education

Source:
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Norris Cotton Cancer Center
One Medical Center Drive
Lebanon, NH 03756
http://www.hitchcock.org

Contact:
E. Robert Greenberg, MD
Director, Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Phone: 603.650.6300
Fax: 603.650.6333
Email: [email protected]

How the grantee used this instrument:
This course is dsigned for both group aessions and individual learning.

Keywords:
dementia, Alzheimer's, caregivers, coping and illness, family members, mental health, caregiver information, caregiver training, family information, family training, patient information, patient training, group settings, self-paced, individual

To use this tool:
Go to: www.growthhouse.org/dartmouth

References:
Developed specifically for this project by the project team.

To view this tool:
Go to: www.growthhouse.org/dartmouth

Posted July 2004

Dartmouth-Hitchock overview page


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