Workshop Date and Time

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 1:30 – 2:30 pm, Eastern Time Register Now

Registrants can listen in live over the phone or online as a webcast.

Topics Covered

  • Definition of Stress
  • Common Stressors
  • Recognizing the Common Symptoms of Stress
  • The Impact of Stress on Well-Being
  • Using Mind Body Techniques to Cope with Stress
  • Learning to Focus on Specific Stressors
  • Stress Management Tips
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

David Spiegel, MD

Willson Professor, Associate Chair of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Director of the Center for Stress and Health, Medical Director of the Center for Integrative Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine

Lorenzo Cohen, PhD

Professor and Director, Integrative Medicine Program, Richard E. Haynes Distinguished Professor in Clinical Cancer Prevention, Department of Palliative, Rehabilitation, and Integrative Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Sarah Kelly, MSW

Program Coordinator, CancerCare

Continuing Education Credits

This program has been submitted for 1.0 Contact Hour to social workers by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, an approved provider through the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners, provider #CS4607. This program has been submitted to the Commission on Dietetic Registration for one Continuing Professional Education Unit (CPEU).

For New York State Licensed Social Workers: Cancer Care Inc. SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0088. This workshop is approved for 1.0 Contact Hour for the live program only.

For Nurses: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider # CEP16521, for 1.0 Contact Hour.

To receive the continuing education paperwork, please email with your name, title and address. All paperwork for continuing education credit must be submitted within two weeks of the live program.


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The information presented in this workshop is provided for your general information only. It is not intended as medical advice and should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals who are aware of your specific situation. We encourage you to take information and questions back to your individual health care provider as a way of creating a dialogue and partnership about your cancer and your treatment.

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