Wellness House of Annapolis

“My Notebook”: A Workshop for Newly Diagnosed Cancer Patients and their Families

The Wellness House of Annapolis will host cancer patient advocate and author Barbara Jaffe for a half-day workshop designed for individuals in the first few months following a new cancer diagnosis. Using Ms. Jaffe’s book, My Notebook: A Guide for Newly Diagnosed Cancer Patients, the workshop will discuss:

  • Regaining control of your life after a cancer diagnosis
  • Planning, coping and living with cancer
  • Navigating basic cancer treatment options and choices
  • Finding support at Wellness House and in your community

Each participating family will receive “My Notebook”, a three-ring binder system for organizing vital health information during your cancer experience. The book also contains the information covered in this workshop and more!

This workshop is offered at no charge. Space is limited and registration is required. To register, please contact Wellness House of Annapolis, admin@annapoliswellnesshouse.org. 410-990-0941 by December 1. The workshop will be held at the Wellness House, 2625 Mas Que Farm Rd., Annapolis, MD 21401.