Combined speaker sessions for all support groups are now scheduled on the 2nd Monday of every month, 7 pm.

A link for each session will be provided a few days prior to the session by the respective host.

No preregistration is required and all DFW area support group attendees are welcome.  Your support group leaders have agreed to collaborate on subsequent monthly combined Zoom sessions until in-person meeting restrictions are lifted.

Tom Dillon, President-NTxPCC and Us TOO TH Presbyterian-Plano group leader.

 

Brad Nowlin is a licensed counselor  for couples & adults struggling with marriage, anxiety, depression, stress & more. Brad also is a prostate cancer survivor. He is a member of the Fort Worth PC Support Group.
Listen to him during our Zoom session on Monday, December 14. Preliminary Title: "Resilience".

See below!


We have set the second Monday of each month at 7 PM for our future Zoom sessions. Meetings will open at 6:45 pm. Here's the schedule and responsible group leader for each:



2021 Zoom Session

Facing a Cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming.  However, many survivors show significant resilience.

12/14/2020 - Gayle Wilkins - Brad Nowlin

For our December group meeting Brad Nowlin will lead a discussion about resilience. Think about sharing a verse, poem, song, or other tool that has helped you cope with your survivorship.
Brad is a Licensed Marriage and Family counselor and fellow prostate cancer survivor.
https://tcu.zoom.us/j/99731626010  - password is 510669
Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android (audio and video):
https://tcu.zoom.us/j/99731626010?pwd=ZVgwQ2VCTlRDL0ppLzZnaFRueXFxUT09
Password: 510669
Or iPhone one-tap (audio only):
US: +13462487799,,99731626010#  or +12532158782,,99731626010#
Or Telephone (audio only):
 US: +1 346 248 7799  or +1 253 215 8782  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 646 876 9923  or +1 301 715 8592

For questions contact Gayle Wilkins  817-250-1868  gaylewilkins@texashealth.org


1/11/2021 - Gayle Wilkins - Dr. Stephen Hudak (Urologist from UTSW), TBA


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Past speakers

11/9 - (Molly Sutton) - Carol Law, PT, DPT,CLT, CertDN, Physical Therapist at UT Southwestern
"Pelvic Health for Prostate Cancer Patients"
Dr. Carol Law is a graduate of both Texas Woman's University and the University of Mississippi Medical Center. She has completed APTA CAPP-Pelvic and OB credentialing as well as several Herman and Wallace courses prior to the offering of pelvic credentialing. Her practice includes both women and men involving all aspects of pelvic health and dysfunction, pregnancy and post-partum.

10/12 - (Tom Dillon)  "Zoey" Sayi MSN, RN, AGPNP-BC, Nurse Practitioner
                               PCA Clinical Trials at Mary Crowley;  Presentation  (pdf)
 Meet Zoey:  https://bit.ly/3dXtAjE


9/14 - (Angie Clark) - Parker Read, Genetic Counselor at UT Southwestern
                               "Genetic Counseling for Hereditary Prostate Cancer,
                                 What it Could Mean for You and Your Family"
Parker Read is a board certified genetic counselor specializing in hereditary predisposition syndromes. He counsels individuals about their risk for a hereditary cancer predisposition, coordinates genetic testing for at-risk individuals and helps interpret genetic test results that can inform medical management decisions.

8/10 - (Tom Dillon) - Fiona White, Australia.
Fiona and her husband Alan formed www.Theprostatezone.com in 2015 - an informational site for men facing or dealing with prostate cancer and their caregivers. Fiona's presentation focused on the role and relationship of the caregivers with respect to their patients.