FOR MIND BODY MEDICINE AT MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL

For Mind Body Medicine
at Massachusetts General Hospital

The Tools and Support
Needed to Better Face
Life's Challenges

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The Tools and Support
Needed to Better Face
Life's Challenges

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Programs for Women

The program includes three individual visits reimbursed by most insurers, and eight weeks of two-hour self-pay group sessions.  It is led by Leslee Kagan, MS, FNP-BC, an expert in the field of women’s health and Director of Women’s Health programs at the Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine at MassGeneral Hospital.

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Goals & Components:

  • Understand the link between stress and physical/emotional problems, and its relationship to women’s health
  • Reduce physical symptoms
  • Appreciate the role of positive thoughts and beliefs in support of mind/body healing
  • Learn to turn off stress through new behaviors and attitudes
  • Develop skill in a variety of techniques that elicit the relaxation response
  • Learn the importance of healthy eating and physical activity to overall health and well-being
  • Regain a sense of control by working with other medical providers to make informed choices that promote lifelong health

Women With the Following Would Benefit:

  • Fatigue
  • Irritability, mood swings
  • Anxiety
  • Hot Flashes, night sweats (due to perimenopause)
  • Overactive bladder, urinary incontinence
  • Pelvic pain
  • Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
  • Endometriosis
  • Dysmenorrhea (painful periods)
  • Any disorder complicated by stress
  • And well women who want to be better informed

 

The program includes three individual visits reimbursed by most insurers,
and eight weeks of two-hour self-pay group sessions.

For more information call Richard Jennette at

617.643.6055

or email rjennette@partners.org.

 

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