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Talking With Your Children About Brain Tumors -- A Seminar in Long Branch, NJ


Posted on: 03/15/2010

Talking With Your Children About Brain Tumors -- A Seminar in Long Branch, NJ
 
The David S. Zocchi Brain Tumor Fund invites you to join us for a FREE seminar for parents
 "Talking With Your Children About Brain Tumors"
 
Featuring guest speaker
Jean Hartford-Todd, CCLS
Child Life Specialist, The Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke
 
Date:     Monday, April 19, 2010
Time:     5:45 p.m. - Registration, Sandwiches & Snacks
             6:30 - 8:30 p.m. - Seminar and Panel Discussion

Location: Borden Auditorium, Monmouth Medical Center, 300 Second Avenue, Long Branch, NJ 07740
 
This seminar is designed for parents with children of all ages, in families where a parent or other close relative has been diagnosed with a brain tumor.
 
Topics include:
    * how to talk about your brain tumor diagnosis
    * adjusting to changes in family dynamics
    * adapting to different roles and altered relationships
    * how to explain treatment effects to your children
    * offering support to your children during recurrence or tumor progression
    * how to answer your children's questions
 
Space is limited for this FREE seminar! Please email DSZFUND@gmail.com by March 31 to reserve your place.  Include your name, contact information and the name(s) of anyone who will attend with you.
 
Please note: although this seminar is about family topics, the content is intended for adults only.
 
Directions to Monmouth Medical Center are at this link:
 
Let us know what your needs are!  We welcome your comments, suggestions and questions.
Contact the David S. Zocchi Brain Tumor Fund at DSZFUND@gmail.com.   
 

 

 


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