April 2019 Workshops

  • These workshops complement our ongoing cancer support programs, which you can find on our calendar.

    All Cancer Support Community workshops and programs are offered at no cost to participants, to ensure that no one faces cancer alone.

    How to Register:
    1. Check the box in front of each workshop that you would like to attend.
    2. Scroll to the bottom of this page and complete the required fields.
    3. Click SUBMIT.

    Questions? Please email info@cancersupportvvsb.org or call 805.379.4777.

  • Shulamit Sendowski will demonstrate how to transform physical stress and tension into ease, balance and coordination. Awareness of tension habits in simple daily movements like standing, walking and bending will be explored. This is a two-week course, with the second week expanding on topics covered in the first week.

    Shulamit Sendowski is certified by the Alexander Training Institute of Los Angeles and the American Society for the Alexander Technique. She has been teaching the Alexander Technique to individuals and groups since 1991.

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  • Join us as Jason Love (HBO, Last Comic Standing, Overseas for Troops) hosts for his special guests. Please RSVP.

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  • Based on the ancient teachings of meditation, iRest is an evidence-based transformative practice that leads to psychological, physical and spiritual healing and well-being.

    Jim Gilley holds a BA in Religious Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara and an MBA from Case Western Reserve University. He speaks Chinese and lived in Europe and Asia for many years. Jim has found fulfillment, freedom, and personal happiness through the practice of iRest Yoga.

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  • In this interactive presentation you will learn to examine your own stress levels and understand when to seek help. A discussion of relaxation techniques and tools will be included. Let's work together to reduce your stress and increase your daily joy so that you can continue providing the most important support and care for your loved one.

    As Director of Programs for Senior Concerns, Martha Shapiro, LCSW oversees the Adult Day Care Program, Caregiver Resources and Senior Advocates for the organization. Martha is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a passion for ensuring every older adult is treated with dignity and respect. She serves on many committees including the Financial Abuse Specialist Team, the Ventura County Compassionate Care Coalition, and is the chair of the LGBT Aging Coalition of Ventura County.

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  • To register, please complete all required fields and click the submit button. Thank you!