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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.
Thursday, April 26, 2018
6:00 - 8:00 PM
PLEASE NOTE NEW MEETING LOCATION:
Cuyahoga County Public Library - Independence Branch
6361 Selig Drive, off Route 21 (Brecksville Road)
Independence, OH 44131
Dinner, 6:00-6:30 p.m.
Salad, pizza, dessert and beverages
Non-Surgical Options for Hearing Loss and Single-Sided Deafness, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Presented by Karen L. Kantzes, AuD., CCC-A, Senior Audiologist, Cleveland Hearing & Speech Center
Dr. Kantzes will largely focus on options for hearing aids/devices, so please bring your questions/comments.
Caring, Sharing, Networking and Support, 7:30-8:00 p.m.
IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO ATTEND, PLEASE RSVP BY SUNDAY, APR. 22:
Tom Moore, Support Group Leader/Facilitator
The meeting will be facilitated by Tom Moore, 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.