Us TOO in Seattle Prostate Cancer Support Group meetings are open to men with prostate cancer, their loved ones, friends, and caregivers. Our goal is to provide comprehensive information on prostate cancer, its diagnoses, treatments, side effects, current research and other aspects that may be used to help us make informed decisions about the disease. Us TOO in Seattle monthly meetings offer peer-to-peer interaction and support, plus unbiased information from experts in areas related to prostate cancer including surgery, radiation, medication, psychology, healthy lifestyles, and more.
Spouses, partners, other family members and caregivers are welcome.
Each Us TOO in Seattle meeting starts at 6pm with a facilitated discussion between participants followed by an educational presentation at 7pm by a healthcare provider or other speaker. Meetings end promptly at 8:00.Next Meeting
Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 6 -8 pm
Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St, Seattle --lower level (enter off the parking lot behind the building)
Roundtable discussion among members and guests, 6 pm to 7 pm.
Meeting with Dr. Carol Jakus, 7 pm to 8 pm:
"Living With Prostate Cancer"
Dr. Carol A. Jakus has been a Contemplative Psychotherapist for over 25 years in the Seattle area. She serves on the adjunct faculty at both The Leadership Institute of Seattle (LIOS) and Bastyr University. An experienced yoga instructor and meditator for over 30 years, Carol has had extensive training to teach Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction through the University of Massachusetts Center for Mindfulness. She has offered the class to both the general public as well as to professional organizations and in clinical settings for over 15 years.
Wednesday, January 22, 2020: 6:00 p.m. Us TOO January meeting with Dr. Evan Yu
Wednesday, February 26, 2020: 6:00 p.m. Us TOO February meeting with Dr. Jonathan Chen