Brianne Carter, LICSW, facilitates this support group for adults with any cancer type who are under the age of 45. The group meets twice per month with one morning and a late afternoon meeting and focuses on issues young adults affected by cancer face. Please call or email Kelly to register. 978-456-3532 ext. 103 (more…)


Using seasonal whole foods participants will leave class with delicious healthy recipes, cooking techniques and tips on how to incorporate immune boosting foods into everyday meals that you can recreate in your own kitchen. Healing Garden Clients Only Led by Amy Noordzij, MA. Ed, Professional Chef trained at the Natural Gourmet Institute of Health and (more…)


You are invited to lie down on the floor or sit in chairs as you absorb the healing power of Bernadette’s music. Learn about the power of sound for relaxation and self-healing: use sound to create relaxation and joy in the body, uplifting energy in the home, grief processing and as a form of meditation. (more…)


Catherine (Cathy) Ricketson, LCSW is the facilitator for the Caregiver Support Group program. The group meets to help caregivers navigate the many challenges of caring for a loved one and taking care of themselves at the same time. Group topics include understanding the role of the caregiver, building a support network and gaining self confidence (more…)


Deepen your meditation practice with Bree Phillips, PhD. Bree is a lecturer in the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences at Boston University, prior to pursuing her doctorate, she completed a master’s degree in clinical psychology and practiced as an individual and family psychotherapist specializing in trauma. She is currently training to be a Zen (more…)


This support group will provide attendees the opportunity to share and process their grief and connect with others. This group  meets once a month. Led by Christine Zinke, LICSW A New Client Visit must be completed with one of our Co-Directors of Integrative Care before joining group.  Email Kelly@HealingGardenSupport.org or call 978-456-3532 to schedule. (more…)


Brianne Carter, LICSW, facilitates this support group for women and men who have completed their active treatment for any type of cancer. The group meets twice a month and focuses on issues like cancer rehabilitation, strength-building, shifts in identity, intersecting factors (financial, work, relationships), management of anxiety, and making meaning of cancer in their lives. 1st (more…)


Redirect focus and increase vitality through connections with play, nature and the arts in a series of sessions where you will discover new sources of creativity.  Andrea will now be offering this program virtually through Zoom meetings. 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of the month – Healing Garden Clients Only – Pre-Registration Required Led by Andrea (more…)


With yoga practice, you can help reduce inflammation, maintain strength, engage in self-care, relaxation, and renewal during or after treatment.  Kathie will be holding her classes virtually until further notice.  Register to receive the online meeting information. Through the generosity of the Boston Cancer Support’s Randi Friedman Wellness Grant this program is FREE to Healing (more…)


A 6 week group dedicated to learning the “relaxation response”- shifting your body and mind out of a chronic state of inflammatory stress.  Develop an individualized, dedicated meditation practice and engage in psycho-educational exercises.  Participants are encouraged to commit to the entire 6 week program. Virtual Program. Free Program for Healing Garden Clients Only- Pre-Registration (more…)


Knitting is an excellent activity to combat neuropathy and a way to achieve relaxation.  Receive a free knitting starter kit and guided instruction!  Then enjoy sitting with friends with your yarn projects. Free Drop In Program ~ Healing Garden Clients Only (more…)


Engage in readings and rich discussions about life’s biggest questions and the search for personal meaning. 3rd Mondays of the month, except holidays  9:30-10:45am Free Program – Clients Only Led by Rev. Maureen Dallison Kemeza, Ph.D. (more…)


Christine Zinke, LICSW, an experienced group social worker, facilitates this group for 8-10 women and men who have any type of metastatic cancer. The group meets twice per month and focuses on issues associated with living with metastatic cancer and all the related treatments, changes in lifestyle and relationships, learning to ask for help and (more…)


Christine Zinke, LICSW, leads this group for people who are past their treatment phase and are working to reevaluate their lives. They wonder how to articulate and understand how they have changed. They hope that they will feel lighter and trust in their health. We have a post treatment group during the day that accommodates (more…)


This spiritual, deeply meditative practice incorporates balanced movement, breathe exercises, increased circulation and posture strengthening. This class will be held virtually on Zoom or Amazon Chime.  Please register to receive meeting information. Led by Angela Raymond Free Program for Healing Garden Clients/$15.00 per class for public (more…)


Explore ways we can nurture ourselves through nature and our creative spirits.  Derive inspiration from nature and experience new creative projects introduced throughout the series. Learn how to keep an art journal that serves as a thread to connect the series together.  Virtual Program Led by Nadine Mazzola, Forest Therapy Guide  This program is supported (more…)


1st and 3rd Mondays (except Holidays), 1:00-2:30 pm Brianne Carter, LICSW, facilitates this support group for women and men who are in any stage of cancer treatment. The group meets twice per month and focuses on issues of new diagnosis and treatment including: navigating the medical and health care systems, filtering information, adjusting to identity (more…)


Brianne Carter, LICSW, facilitates this group for 8-10 women and men who have any type of metastatic cancer. The group meets twice per month and focuses on issues associated with living with metastatic cancer and all the related treatments, changes in lifestyle and relationships, learning to ask for help and fears about disability, pain and (more…)


Discover what the Art of Bonsai is all about as you create your very own to take home. Led by Miki Fitzgibbons, Artist Healing Garden Clients only. This program is supported in part by grants from the Chelmsford, Clinton, Hudson, Westford, Acton-Boxborough, Bolton, Townsend, Ayer, Carlisle, Sudbury, Leominster, Shirley, Concord, Lancaster, Pepperell, Harvard, Littleton, and (more…)


Our bodies hold wisdom in ways our minds do not. In this workshop, you will be guided through journaling exercises to get in touch with this embodied wisdom. David Smith has journaling workshops for people from around the world, helping them reveal a deeper wisdom. After some instruction and exercises, you will complete two twenty-minute (more…)


Deepen your meditation practice with Bree Phillips, PhD. Bree is a lecturer in the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences at Boston University, prior to pursuing her doctorate, she completed a master’s degree in clinical psychology and practiced as an individual and family psychotherapist specializing in trauma. She is currently training to be a Zen (more…)


Learn how to make a job transition after dealing with illness and/or re-enter the workforce after an extended period of not working.   Many topics will be covered including, learning how to format your LinkedIn profile and using social media to attract recruiters. Led by Susan Joyce & Denise Pierce Susan Joyce has written for multiple (more…)


This spiritual, deeply meditative practice incorporates balanced movement, breathe exercises, increased circulation and posture strengthening. (No class on May 20) Led by Angela Raymond Free Program for Healing Garden Clients/$15.00 per class for public (more…)


BEMER (Bio-Electro-Magnetic-Energy-Regulation) is applied by laying on a mat which provides electromagnetic impulses to improve circulation and oxygenate cellular tissues. Provided by Emilie Coolidge 1st & 3rd Wednesdays Free (more…)


With yoga practice you can help reduce inflammation, maintain strength, engage in self-care, relaxation and renewal during or after treatment. Through the generosity of the Boston Cancer Support’s Randi Friedman Wellness Grant this program is FREE to Healing Garden Clients. Healing Garden Clients Only ~  Led by Kathie Lee, RPP (more…)


Receive a free Henna Tattoo. Tattoo should last 1-3 weeks. For Healing Garden clients only. Pre-Registration REQUIRED Provided by Mandy Roberge, Artist (more…)


Sand paintings originate from Navajo healing ceremonies.  During this one-week workshop, we will explore many “Healing Symbols” and their meanings.  Participants will then have the opportunity to create a personal symbol for their own healing out of sand.  All materials are provided.  No experience necessary. Healing Garden Clients only. Led by Debra Solomon, Art Teacher (more…)


Legacy work provides a unique opportunity to reflect on your life and process through the events and people who shaped it, while still planning for the future.  It can be a powerful coping tool not only for you, but for the people around you. Led by Brianne Carter, LICSW Healing Garden Clients Only (more…)

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