Tag Archives: Cancer Rehabilitation

Cancer Rehabilitation – There is a Need.


Great article from the New York Times in April related to Therapy in Cancer Rehabilitation After Physical Therapy, Why Not Cancer Therapy? – The New York TimesBy Susan Gubar April 7, 2016 12:30 pm “Cancer patients like me would profit from supportive … Continue reading

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Cancer Treatment Giving Patients Hope, Not Only a Cure, Increasing Survivorship


A great article from the New York Times: When Cancer Treatment Offers Hope More Than Cure By MIKKAEL A. SEKERES, M.D.http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/02/18/when-cancer-treatment-offers-hope-more-than-cure/?emc=edit_tnt_20160218&nlid=54406110&tntemail0=y&_r=1“For my patient, I came to see, treatment was inextricably linked to hope, and I suspected that it was her … Continue reading

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Education Resources New Course – Cancer Rehabilitation


We are pleased to announce our new evidence based course, by our new faculty member; Lisa VanHoose. PhD, PR, CLT-LANA, CKTP Evidence Based Cancer Rehabilitation and it’s Role in Cancer SurvivorshipAdvances in the medical management of cancer have steadily increased survival rates. … Continue reading

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The Role of PT and OT in Cancer Rehabilitation


Due to advances in the medical management of cancer, survival rates are steadily improving. However, many cancer survivors will have at least one side effect of the cancer treatment. As therapists, we are committed to improving function based on evidence … Continue reading

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