Jefferson University Hospitals

Scanxiety: Coping with the Stress of Undergoing a Cancer Screening

Woman looking out the window

If you are experiencing an overwhelming sense of fear and worry before, during, and after your cancer scans you are not alone. This workshop will discuss “scanxiety,” which is an uneasiness associated with waiting for the results of cancer scans. Your loved ones are also encouraged to attend.

Facilitated by: Rebecca Cammy, MSW, LCSW and Lisa Capparella, MSS, LCSW, OSW-C

Registration Instructions:

To register in advance, click here.

For any questions, please contact the Cancer Support and Welcome Center at 215-955-1800 or

Disclaimer: Please read our Zoom Terms of Service for Community Sessions.

Dates Offered:

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Delivered via Zoom video link