If you need assistance with a referral, or more information about the resoures listed below, please contact the Integrative Clinical Social Worker, Robyn Callahan, MSW, LICSW at 206-320-2300.
Bereavement Support Group
Contact: Robyn Callahan, MSW, LICSW (206-320-2300)
Meets third Monday of the month from 10:30am - 12pm at Swedish Medical Center - Cherry Hill and is open to all those who have lost a loved one to brain cancer.
Brain Tumor Support Group (BTSG)
Contact: Yvonne Brehan (206-242-6862 )
Meets first Wednesday of the month from 5:30-7:30pm at the University of Washington Medical Center and is open to all brain tumor patients, survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers.
Cancer Lifeline provides a unique array of services to cancer patients and survivors, their family members, caregivers, friends and co-workers.
Gilda’s Club provides meeting places where people living with cancer and their families and friends join with others to build emotional, social and educational support as a supplement to medical care.
Team Survivor Northwest
Team Survivor Northwest provides a broad range of fitness and health education programs to enable women cancer survivors to take an active role in their ongoing physical and emotional healing.
American Brain Tumor Association
American Cancer Society
DisabilityRights Legal Center (DLRC)
National Brain Tumor Society
Patient Access Network
Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF)
Clinical Trials Resources
Ben and Catherine Ivy Center for Advanced Brain Tumor Treatment550 17th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
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Affiliated clinic: Cranial, Spine and Joint Clinic at Providence Everett
Diagnosed with a Brain tumor?
The Ivy Center has a multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurses and social workers who specialize in treating people with benign and malignant brain tumors.
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Swedish is constantly working to ensure patients with debilitating neurological disorders have access to the best treatment options, the latest technology, and state-of-the-art facilities.
At the Ivy Center, patients and their families have access to a wide range of support services provided by the Integrative Clinical Social Worker.