At Disha-Think Pink, our professional and experienced team is constantly developing our comprehensive range of services, some of which are mentioned below.
Each program is designed carefully with the sensitivity of a breast cancer patient needs. Our unique initiative for the South Asian community, along with many of our services are not available elsewhere in the health care system or at any other support centers.
ADVOCACY WORKSHOP PROGRAM
The Advocacy Program for Breast Health Education empowers women to take control of their health by educating them about their body and providing important breast cancer resources to be proactive advocates for their health.
It will be delivered at workplaces, faith-based institutions, community centers and other gathering places.
MAMMOGRAM SCREENING PROGRAM
To support our mission, Disha-Think Pink partners with medical facilities to provide free mammogram or ultrasound for uninsured and underserved South Asian women.
PATIENT NAVIGATOR PROGRAM
Patient navigation helps guide patients through and around barriers in the complex cancer care system to help ensure timely diagnosis, treatment, and support. This is also critical to survival and early detection, and the medical community in the U.S. is seeing huge successes through patient navigation programs.
The Disha-Think Pink’s Patient Navigator Program is a proactive approach to helping patients overcome the barriers of cost, fear, and misinformation surrounding a disease and its prevention. By helping underserved women to navigate the healthcare system, navigators provide the vision that gives women hope.
PROFESSIONAL COUNSELLING PROGRAM
Professional healthcare counselors will help patient hope & cope with psycho-social distress with a variety of therapies and counseling session.
- Beyond the shock
- Fear of dying
- Physical symptoms such as fatigue, trouble sleeping, or pain
- Body image disruption
- Sexual dysfunction
- Treatment-related anxieties
- Intrusive thoughts about illness/persistent anxiety
- Marital/partner communication
- Feelings of vulnerability
- Existential concerns regarding mortality.
WOMEN WELLNESS & FITNESS PROGRAMM(WWF)
Individual holistic therapies have been shown to support the healing process and enhance the quality of life for a person undergoing breast cancer treatment. Disha-Think Pink partners with several providers for the following services:
- Nutritional Assessment and Planning
- Fitness; Exercise and Yoga
- Oncology Massage