Saturday, May 22, 2021 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM PDT
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Online via Zoom 
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Marielle Woodall 
UCSF Neuro-Oncology 

The UCSF Neuro-Oncology Gordon Murray Caregiver Program Presents:

Virtual Caregiver Retreat

Fostering Resilience through Connection & Self-Expression

About the Event:

Join us for a restorative morning for caregivers of brain tumor patients to learn practical information about the illness, participate in an interactive writing workshop, and connect with other caregivers. You are welcome to join us for the whole event or for sessions of your choosing.

Sessions will include:

Welcome & Introduction - Susan Chang, MD (Director of Neuro-Oncology, UCSF)

Effects of the Brain Tumor on the Caregiver - Margaretta Page, RN (Co-Director and Nurse Coordinator, Gordon Murray Caregiver Program, UCSF) & Jennie Taylor, MD, MPH (Neuro-Oncologist and Co-Director, Gordon Murray Caregiver Program, UCSF)

Writing for Resilience & Renewal - Nancy Scherlong, LCSW, PTR, CJT, M/S (Writer, Coach & Therapist, Wellness Metaphors

Movement session & closing

This event is open to all current caregivers of a brain tumor patient and offered free of charge.