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What are some mind-body breast cancer therapies?

Mind-body medicine programs help you cope with the emotional and psychological stresses of breast cancer. Mind-body medicine explores the influence of your mind and emotions on your body and immune system, and vice versa.

Your mind-body therapist will provide an assessment and then work with you to integrate any of the following therapies into your breast cancer treatment plan:
  • Individual and relationship counseling sessions
  • Cancer support groups
  • Relaxation and guided imagery training
  • Stress management
  • Laughter therapy
  • Reiki therapy

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