Stomach Cancer Mental Health & Wellness Resources
Following a stomach cancer diagnosis, coping with anxiety, trauma, grief, changing daily routines, and a general sense of uncertainty can be challenging. Processing stress can be different for everyone, so we recommend the following approach:
Manage Your Emotions
Debbie's Dream Foundation hosts a Mind, Body, Spirit series on Facebook LIVE that provides useful techniques and information for patients and caregivers to incorporate into daily routines.
Mental Health From the Experts
We teamed up with Dr. Jeremy Davis, Dr. Rachael Lopez, and Dr. Amanda Rhodes of the National Institutes of Health, as well as art therapist Emily Lipson for our 2023 Inaugural Advocate Retreat during the 11th Annual Stomach Cancer Capitol Hill Advocacy Day. Hear what they had to say about the importance of maintaining good mental health through nutrition and the use of helpful routines during the stomach cancer journey.