Stress Management Programs

Meditation

Meditation is a popular ongoing weekly group that focuses on cultivating inner peace, stillness and serenity. Each session includes time for both guided meditation as well as silent contemplation.

 

Healing Touch Circle

This circle is a weekly gathering of heart-centered survivors and supporters coming together to learn Healing Touch for self and for one another. This energy-based approach to wellness helps relieve discomfort and distress and improves well-being in body, mind and spirit.

 

Mindfulness for Everyday Living

Practice meditation and learn ays to live life more effectively in the present moment.  No previous meditation experience is required.

 

Wellness Through Deep Hypnosis

Dr. Scot Giles, a renowned hypnotherapist, guides you through a self-hypnosis experience developed to help release pain and facilitate healing. Participants utilize headphones provided by Dr. Giles to benefit from a one on one hypnosis experience which is channeled through each headphone as Dr. Giles speaks into a recording system.

 

Expressive Arts Therapy

Expressive Arts Therapy is a series of programs which provide participants with an opportunity to experience their feelings, emotions and journeys by utilizing visiual art, music, movement, drama, storytelling and poetry. By engaging in the art making activity participants take part in their own healing, using the language of their own consciousness. It is guided from within, rather than imposed from without. The programs change every calendar striving to utilize various genres of experience for participants.

 

Writing Towards Wellness

This class allows you the space and time to express your thought and feelings onto paper.  Each week you will be met with an imaginative writing prompt, a time to write down your reflections, and a safe space to share your words.  The result will be a valuable collection of dreams, memories, and personal stories of hope and survival.  Journals will be provided.

 

Flute Circle

Learn to play the Native American flute and how to express yourself through music.  No prior musical experience necessary.

 

Stress Free Saturday

Experience the benefits of starting your weekend stress-free.  Come to this class to learn about and practice mindfulness and meditation.

 

Individual Tune-Ups

Wellness Tune-Ups provide relaxation and relief of discomfort during the cancer experience. In an individual session with credentialed professionals, you can receive the following types of therapies:

  • Massage
  • Healing Touch
  • Reiki
  • Energy Touch
  • Cantio Healing

 A Physician Medical Release if required before participating in massage. To schedule a Wellness Tune Up, please call 630-323-5150.

Wellness House 131 N. County Line Road Hinsdale, IL 60521   Phone: (630) 323-5150   Fax: (630) 654-5345
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m., Friday 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Saturday 8:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m.
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Wellness House Program Sponsors:

Bear Necessities
Chicago Board of Trade
The Coleman Foundation
The Donald P. and Byrd M. Kelly Foundation
The Greer Foundation
The Grover Hermann Foundation
Illinois Children's Healthcare Foundation
LiveSTRONG
The Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation
The Perlman Family Foundation