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BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA
SUPPORT GROUP MEETING INVITATION
Please plan to join us at the next meeting of your local Acoustic Neuroma Support Group. We welcome you to learn about the latest treatment options, to network with other acoustic neuroma patients and find encouragement and support.
Saturday, January 20, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 noon
Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
First Floor - Auditorium A/B
5000 Hennessy Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Enter through hospital main entrance; go past the gift shop and conference room is on the left. Ask Security if you need assistance. https://ololrmc.com/Pages/Locations-and-Directions.aspx
Sharing our Experiences in Living with an Acoustic Neuroma - Group Discussion/Q&A
Please join us for a group discussion on various treatment experiences and other health related issues that living with an acoustic neuroma can bring. Whether you are newly diagnosed or many years post-treatment, we welcome you to engage in this beneficial discussion regarding daily challenges as well as helpful tips, solutions and strategies.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION OR TO RSVP, PLEASE CONTACT:
Joan Bonds, Support Group Leader/Facilitator
The meeting will be facilitated by Joan Bonds, an acoustic neuroma post-treatment patient.
Who should attend? Family members, caregivers, friends and interested persons are encouraged to attend.
Benefits of attending a local support group include communicating in a nurturing, non-judgmental environment with others who have shared a common acoustic neuroma experience; sharing information on dealing with specific problems, overcoming handicaps and reassuring others that better times lie ahead; educating and informing each other about the latest acoustic neuroma topics of interest; and providing emotional support to all patients, both pre- and post-treatment. This helps in reducing the isolation and loneliness that many acoustic neuroma patients feel.
Note: In no case does ANA endorse any commercial product, physician, surgeon, medical procedure, medical institution or its staff.