The Mass General Cancer Center is pleased to offer the Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine’s highly regarded SMART-3RP training in an online format on Zoom.

This program is designed to assist patients who have completed cancer treatment by providing critical tools to help them cope with the experience of their diagnosis and treatment as well as adjust to life after treatment.

During eight, 90-minute weekly sessions, this program will help participants:

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  • Learn self-care techniques, through relaxation, mindful awareness and adaptive thought patterns
  • Reduce stress and physical/emotional symptoms associated with cancer and its treatment
  • Cope with and manage late effects of treatment
  • Promote a sense of control, optimism, acceptance, and well-being

Elements of the program include:

  • Interactive lessons
  • Healthy behaviors
  • Group learning
  • Skills training
  • Symptom monitoring
  • Self-Care

Enrollment

The Mind Body Program for Cancer Survivors is billable to insurance; most insurers cover the program. Pre-registration and a $50 materials fee are required.

Tuesday Mornings beginning June 23rd on Zoom
10 AM - 11:30 AM* with April Hirschberg, MD of the MGH Cancer Center

Friday Afternoons beginning June 26th on Zoom
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM* with MGH Cancer Center Psychologist Lara Traeger, PhD

*Session 1 will be 2 hours

Contact Information

For information on upcoming program dates or to register to participate, email mghsurvivorship@partners.org.

Download the Mind Body Program for Cancer Survivors brochure.