Support Services January 2020



Drums, Rhythm & Relaxation

6:00 PM-7:00 PM




Tai Chi

4:30 PM-5:15 PM


Cervical, Ovarian & Breast Cancer Support Group

5:00 PM-7:00 PM




Chair Yoga

10:00 AM-11:00 AM


Tai Chi

1:00 PM-2:00 PM


Metastatic Cancer Support Group

3:00 PM-4:30 PM




Tai Chi

3:00 PM-3:45 PM


Heartfullness Meditation

5:30 PM-6:30 PM




Chair Yoga

1:00 PM-2:00 PM






Downloadable PDF Version of Calendar 

Our classes were designed with you and your family in mind.  Many of our integrative services, classes, and special events are open to the community! 

Click the link below for a video of our classes, groups and special events happening this week.

For a downloadable PDF version of our complete monthly event calendar, please click here.

Ironwood Integrative Services Events & Classes for January 20-24

This week Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers has many classes across the valley designed with you and your family in mind. Pick from Tai Chi 🥋, Women's Cancer Support Group 👩🏾, Chair Yoga 🧘🏽‍♂️, Meditation ☺️, Metastatic Support Group 🤗, or Drums, Rhythm & Relaxation 🥁. Many of our integrative services, classes, and special events are open to the community! Call 480-314-6660 or visit our online calendar below.

Posted by Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers on Thursday, January 16, 2020

Art for Mind Body and Spirit

An Exploration of Media and Ideas to Expand Your Artistic Experience! Taught by : Gretchen Boyer.

Come and enjoy the experience! We will use a variety of media including, but not limited to: Painting, Collage, Mixed Media, Altered Books, Branch Weaving, and Re purposing Jewelry. Each media will be presented for one month with a variety of options for the attendee to select from. All art experiences will provide opportunities for the attendee to express ideas, feelings and thoughts through art materials!

February 6, 2020 Special Scarf Dyeing Workshop that you have to register for in advance so we can order enough scarves for all attending! (call 480-314-6660 to reserve your spot)

February 20 and March 5, 2020 (if needed )- I AM quick painting to get you in the spirit!

Memorabilia Paintings

– Bring items that represent you or a loved one, I used my Mother’s mementos to form a portrait of her life. This one may require more time to finish!

March 5, 2020 – Finish Memorabilia painting/collage of memories and Reconstructing Jewels:

Necklaces, Bracelets, Beaded Holiday Balls. Bring in old jewelry that you no longer wear and take it apart and put it back together in a new and exciting piece of jewelry or holiday décor!

March 18, 2020 and April 2, 2020 – Fibers, Weaving and Burlap, Oh My!

Use yarns, fabrics, branches, etc to form artistic wall pieces.

April 16, 2020 – Altered Books: Repurposing books into Artforms!

May 7, 2020 –  Printmaking Magic

Mono-printing with string, found objects, sponges, Bring in objects that have interesting textures or shapes

1st and 3rd Thursday of each month 10am-12pm (unless otherwise indicated)

Chandler location 

Painting Canvas Class

This is a new class that will meet the 1st Wednesday of each month and is facilitated by professional live painter Dave Wilhelmsen. Supplies are provided, limited spots available so be sure to save your spot now.

Call Integrative Services at  (RSVP Required) (480) 314-6660  

January 8th 10am-12pm


Chandler 2

1st and 3rd Thursday of each month 10am-12pm

Chandler location 

Painting Canvas Class

This new class will meet the first Wednesday of each month is facilitated by professional live painter Dave Wilhelmson. Supplies are provided, limited spots available so be sure to save your spot now.

January 8th 10am-12pm


Call (480) 314-6660 to RSVP

Beautiful Beginnings

Beautiful Beginnings is an evening of skincare, make- up and hair tips. Come share and learn how to manage your changing skin, hair, nails and embrace the new you.  Fourth Monday of each month 5-7 PM. Be sure to bring your make-up for demonstrations.

Class Schedule for 2020

January 27th Chandler 

February 24th Scottsdale 

March 30th Gilbert 

April 27th Glendale 

June 29th Mesa 

July 27th Chandler 

August 31st Scottsdale 

October 26th Gilbert 

November 30th Glendale  

Call Integrative Services at  (RSVP Required) (480) 314-6660  

Lunchtime Conversations

Join us for our new program called, “Lunchtime Conversations” where you will be able to interact with Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers medical professionals & physicians. Misconceptions about Chemotherapy with Ironwood Nurses January 16th, 12-1 pm at our Scottsdale location.

You must call 480-314-6660 to RSVP

12 PM – 1 PM   BYOB (Bring Your Own Bag Lunch). 

Call (480) 314-6660 to RSVP

Support Groups

Chandler Location 

Breast Cancer Support Group

1st Wednesday of each month 6-8 pm

Caregiver Support Group

3rd Saturday of each month 10am-12pm

Survivor Support Group

4th Monday of each month 6pm-730pm

Chandler Business Office 

Prostate Support Group

2nd Monday of each month 7-9pm

Glendale Location 

Cervical, Ovarian & Breast Cancer Support Group

3rd Tuesday of each month 5-7pm

General Cancer Support Group

2nd Wednesday of each month 4-6pm

Spirituality Group with Circle of Hope Cancer Ministry

1st Friday of each month 10-11:30am

Scottsdale Location 

Breast Cancer Support Group

2nd Saturday of each month 10am-12pm

Mesa Arbor Location 

General Cancer Support Group

3rd Wednesday of each month 5-6:30pm


Metastatic Cancer Support Group

4th Wednesday of each month 3-4:30pm


Monthly Wellness  Classes

Chair Yoga

  • Chandler – Meets every Wednesday from 10:00 AM -11:00 AM
  • Scottsdale – Second and Fourth Fridays from 1:00 PM -2:00 PM
  • Glendale – First and Third Fridays from 1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Tai Chi

  • Chandler – Meets every Tuesday from 4:30 PM-5:15 PM
  • Scottsdale – Meets every Thursday from 3:00 PM -3:45 PM
  • Glendale – First and Third Wednesdays of each month from 1 PM -2 PM

Heartfulness Meditation

Feel the lightness and joy of your true nature. Heartfulness Meditation is simply taking the time every day to tune into that internal presence. You will learn to remain connected to that gentle support throughout the day. There are no prerequisites other than basic mental health and an attitude of openness and wonder.

  • Chandler – Every Thursday from 5:30 PM -6:30 PM

Rhythm & Relaxation (Drumming Group)

  • Chandler – Meets the first Tuesday of each month from 6PM-7PM
  • Scottsdale – Meets the third Monday of each month from 6 PM-7 PM. 

Sound Bowl Mediation

  • Scottsdale- Meets the 4th Tuesday of each month from 6-7 pm 


Complimentary Services

Wigs/Scarves/Hats Boutique Hours

Several locations now have a boutique with Wigs/Scarves/Hats:

  • Chandler – Open Monday-Friday from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
  • Glendale -By Appointment 
  • Gilbert – Open  Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
  • Mesa – Open Monday- Friday 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
  • Scottsdale – Open Monday- Friday 10:00 AM-2:00 PM

If additional hours are needed contact: Integrative Services 480-314-6660.

Bra Fittings

-Chandler – By appointment only, 2nd Monday of each month. Call to schedule Barbara: 602-234-9568.  Barbara can also do home visits for fittings.

Free Wig Styling

– Gilbert – By appointment only  To schedule an appointment please call Niki with Xtend Yourself at 516-816-6452

By Appointment & Fee for Service:

Physical Therapy

For appts, call Karen with Bustillo Physical Therapy at 480-892-0808.

  • Chandler – sessions available by appointment only. 
  • Gilbert – sessions available by appointment only.


Mindful Skin Spa

  • Chandler -$25 facial, by appointment only.  Payment is due at time of service.

For and appointments and more information please contact: Ann Sherman, Certified Oncology Aesthetician at 480-390-2264

Massage Therapy (Chandler/Gilbert)

Contact Jennelle VanderStouw, Licensed Massage Therapist and Certified Lymphedema Therapist at Sunstone Massage & Body Work. For appointments, please call 480-283-5243.

Massage Therapy (Scottsdale)

Rocco Petitti, LMT, CMLDT, Dt.Sp

by appointment only 

  • 30 minutes- $40
  • 45 minutes- $50
  • 60 minutes- $65

Services Available: Medical-Based/Oncology Massage Therapy, Manual Lymph Drainage, Relaxation, Deep Tissue, Sports, Trigger Point Therapy, Reflexology, Eastern-based techniques, Upper/Lower Back & Hip Issues.

For appointments and more information (patients may contact Rocco about special pricing options that may be available):
Rocco Petitti, LMT, CMLDT, Dt.Sp. at 602-740-2409.


  • Chandler and Scottsdale

Contact Dr. Hsu at Meridian Pain Management & Rehabilitation 480-330-6211 ($80 per hour)

Integrative Services are open to all in the community affected by cancer.  All services, unless otherwise noted, are complimentary. For additional information about any of our services please call Integrative Services @ 480-314-6660.

Please Note: Not all services are provided by ICRC employees and may be provided by community agencies and professionals. Participation is at your own risk. ICRC assumes no liability for the services provided.