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Thinking and memory difficulties are the second most common symptom of cancer patients after treatment. These symptoms persist for years after treatment. Symptoms can also interfere with everyday life and cause additional stress.

We are offering workshops designed to improve thinking and memory abilities in cancer survivors.

Practical, everyday skills will be taught in a group setting. Learn strategies that may help address daily thinking difficulties and improve your memory. Your participation may help other survivors struggling with similar problems.

What is involved?
-Evaluations of your memory
-Seven, 1 hour group workshop sessions
-A set of questionnaires

Is there a cost to participate?
No, the workshops are free of charge.

Information

  • Public, Open Access
  • All Journey Phases; Anal Cancer; Bladder Cancer; Bone Cancer; Brain Tumors; Breast Cancer; Carcinoid Cancer; Cervical Cancer; Colon Cancer; Esophageal Cancer; Gallbladder Cancer; Head and Neck Cancer; Kidney (Renal Cell) Cancer; Leukemia; Liver Cancer; Lung Cancer; Lymphoma; Melanoma; Multiple Myeloma; Myelodysplastic Syndrome; Ovarian Cancer; Pancreatic Cancer; Penile Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Rectal Cancer; Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer; Stomach Cancer; Testicular Cancer; Thyroid Cancer; Uterine Cancer; Vaginal Cancer; Vulvar Cancer; Other Cancer; Unknown Primary Origin Cancer
  • University of Washington Memory Health Research Program
  • http://depts.washington.edu/wellness

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