WEBINAR: Navigating Your Medical Care
A brain tumor diagnosis can be overwhelming for patients and their loved ones. Join this webinar to gain insight and tips on how to be your own advocate and navigate through every stage of the experience. Learn how to communicate with your medical team, make informed decisions, anticipate needs, explore practical considerations, and play an active role in your or your loved one’s care.
This webinar will be presented by Tracy Edwards, LCSW, OSW-C, Social Services Navigator at the Brain Tumor Network.
• Understand how to prepare for and navigate medical appointments
• Learn about the importance of shared decision-making and receive tips on self-advocacy
• Understand the preparations for at-home care: mental, physical, and environmental implications to consider
• Navigating the second opinion process and how to receive referrals for specialized treatment
• Q&A with presenter