Health/Disability Related Counseling

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    Taxonomy Code: RP-1400.8000-300

    Programs that provide emotional support, information and guidance in a variety of settings for individuals who have a disability; who are concerned about or have any of a variety of illnesses, including those that may ultimately be fatal; or who have experienced the disabling or disfiguring effects of an illness, injury or surgery. The counseling may deal with the realities of having a disability or being ill, coping with their illness/disability, life adjustments required by their situation, and helping them evaluate their alternatives and make personal choices that will maximize their ability to function independently. Included are programs that provide counseling for individuals who have a family history of a particular health condition or disability and need assistance in coping with the emotional problems that are associated with having or being at risk for developing the condition.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Breast Cancer Support (Denver) - American Cancer SocietyAssists individuals diagnosed with breast cancer through the following programs: - Reach to Recovery connects breast cancer patients with volunteers for support and informed decision-making, either over the phone or face-to-face. - The information phone line to answer questions about cancer and cancer-related topics - Road to Recovery provides transportation to and from cancer treatments for patients and their familyDenver CountyBreast Cancer Support - American Cancer SocietyAmerican Cancer Society
    Breast Cancer Support - Hope Lives! The Lydia Dody Breast Cancer Support CenterOffers support for women currently in breast cancer treatment. Services are designed to manage the emotional and physical side effects of treatment. Areas of care include: - Massage - Healing touch - Acupuncture - Yoga - Wig and hair care - Individual counseling - Chiropractic care - Housecleaning - Monthly support groups available to anyone who has ever been a client Larimer CountyHope Lives! The Lydia Dody Breast Cancer Support CenterHope Lives! The Lydia Dody Breast Cancer Support Center
    Cancer Support - PathfindersPathfinders is a support program for cancer and chronically ill patients, caregivers, and anyone experiencing grief and loss. Services include: - One-on-one mental health counseling & coping skills training - Navigation & advocacy to receive services - Referrals for early screenings, financial assistance, insurance issues, home health aide, hospice & more - Support groups in Western Colorado & online - Lifestyle education to support nutrition, exercise & stress management - Palliative care and end-of-life planning - Grief and loss support - Volunteer programs - Peer support groups - Rural & remote tele-counseling for those unable to meet with a PathfinderPitkin County189 Meadowood DRPathfinders
    Cancer Support Services - CancerCareProvides the following assistance for individuals dealing with cancer: - Counseling and support groups over the phone, online, and in-person - Resource referrals - Educational workshops - Publications - Financial and co-payment assistance Financial assistance helps with costs including transportation, home care, child care, and some types of cancer treatment.Out of StateCancerCareCancerCare
    Counseling for Individuals, Couples, and Families - Southwest Counseling AssociatesOffers counseling for individuals, couples, and families for the following: - Depression and other mood disorders - Anxiety and panic attacks - Anger management - Men's/women's issues - Premarital, marital and family therapy - Learning disabilities - Treatment of ADHD - Eating disorders - Grief and bereavement therapy - Child and adolescent therapy - Sexual addiction - Childhood sexual abuse - Pastoral careArapahoe CountySouthwest Counseling AssociatesSouthwest Counseling Associates
    HIV/AIDS Counseling & Peer Support (Colorado Springs) - Southern Colorado Health NetworkProvides counseling by licensed therapists familiar with the complex issues associated with HIV/AIDS, as well as support groups. Also provides a Peer Support Program for people who are HIV-positive by people who are HIV-positive to learn how to manage their health and the healthcare system El Paso CountyColorado Springs - Southern Colorado Health NetworkSouthern Colorado Health Network
    Home-Based and Telephonic Counseling - Silver Linings CounselingProvides in-home and telephonic counseling to both older adults and persons with disabilities to provide support, empathy and guidance while utilizing a non-judgmental and client-centered approach to therapy. Working collaboratively with clients, caregivers and family members, the resulting treatment plan is specifically formulated for each individual. Specialties include the following issues: - End of Life - Grief and Bereavement - Depression and Anxiety - Caregiving - Chronic Illness - Moving to a Facility - Significant Life Changes - Decreased Physical Strength/Ambulation - Chronic PainJefferson CountySilver Linings CounselingSilver Linings Counseling
    Information and Support for Lymphoma Patients - Lymphoma Foundation of AmericaProvides information to lymphoma patients and families, including updates on research, new treatments, and patient rights, counseling from registered nurses over the phone, and referrals to other resources.Out of StateLymphoma Foundation of AmericaLymphoma Foundation of America
    Lupus Information and Assistance - Lupus ColoradoProvide services for individuals with Lupus, their friends and family, including: - physician referrals - financial assistance (medical fee assistance, food, etc.) - individual advocacy - discount prescriptions - information and referral services - short-term counseling - support groupsArapahoe CountyLupus ColoradoLupus Colorado
    Patient Services (Wagner Street) - Rocky Mountain Multiple Sclerosis (MS) CenterProvides support and services for individuals with Multiple Sclerosis and their families. - Educational seminars - Counseling services (patients, families, and caregivers) - Legal clinic (disability filing assistance) - InformationAdams CountyWagner Street - Rocky Mountain Multiple Sclerosis CenterRocky Mountain Multiple Sclerosis Center
    Peer Support (Pueblo) - Southern Colorado Health NetworkFormerly known as the Southern Colorado AIDS Project. The diagnosis of and challenges of living with HIV/AIDS can be extremely difficult. Individuals living with the disease may feel isolated and overwhelmed with multiple barriers to health and success. These challenges can often result in depression, anxiety, and overall mental health concerns that sometimes go undiagnosed and untreated. Counseling is provided in a non-judgmental accepting environment by licensed therapists familiar with the complex issues associated with HIV/AIDS. Support groups are available in Colorado Springs and Pueblo. SCAP also offers a Peer Support Program for individuals to learn how to manage their health and the healthcare system from individuals living with HIV. The Peer Support Program focus is "To serve, support and grow with self-management - peer mentoring for people who are HIV-positive by people who are HIV-positive through active empowerment and education.” Call (719) 924-8925 for more information.Pueblo CountyPueblo - Southern Colorado Health NetworkSouthern Colorado Health Network
    Support Services for Individuals with HIV/AIDS - Servicios de la RazaLa Gente provides intensive case management, family client advocacy, and substance abuse and mental health counseling for both members of the LGBTQAI communities and underserved individuals living with HIV/AIDS. La Gente also provides prevention and education services including community outreach and education, and free HIV/AIDS testing. These services provide clients with linkage to care, knowledge and the ability to self-manage their illness, and increased self-sufficiency.Denver CountyServicios de la RazaServicios de la Raza
    Therapy Services for Cancer Patients and Family (Professional Psychology Clinic) - University of DenverThe Center for Oncology Psychology Excellence (COPE) program offers individual and couple therapy for individuals affected by cancer, as well as their friends, family members, and caregivers. These services will be provided at the Professional Psychology Clinic by doctoral students in the clinical psychology program at the University of Denver.Denver CountyProfessional Psychology Clinic - University of DenverUniversity of Denver

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