Norton Cancer Institute Adolescent Young Adult Program | Norton Healthcare Louisville, Ky.

Norton Cancer Institute Adolescent Young Adult Program

Norton Cancer Institute’s Adolescent and Young Adult Program provides focused medical care, psychosocial support and educational resources to people ages 18 to 39 diagnosed with cancer.

Our program provides the following services:

  • Survivorship clinic
  • Transition clinic
  • Clinical social work
  • Behavioral health services
  • Cancer risk assessment (genetics)
  • Physical therapy
  • Symptom management
  • Lymphedema treatment
  • Genetic counseling
  • Fertility counseling

We offer a wide variety of programs designed to support patients, families and caregivers during and after cancer treatment. Patients and families adjust to changes in their lives after a cancer diagnosis at varying rates and in different ways. Our Adolescent and Young Adult Program includes:

  • Expressive arts
  • Art therapy
  • Music therapy
  • Educational classes
  • Integrative medicine
  • Fitness
  • Massage therapy
  • Reiki
  • Nutritional counseling/classes
  • Pet therapy
  • Caregiver support
  • Mental health support
  • Family, teen and children’s programs
  • Support groups

Follow Norton Cancer Institute on Facebook!

For more information on the Adolescent and Young Adult Program, or to join the conversations and receive and give support, contact Cheryl Szucs at cheryl.szucs@nortonhealthcare.org.

Cancer – 4673

Appointments

Cancer care that isn’t too far from home.

(502) 629-HOPE (4673)


Request an Appointment Online

Bike to Beat Cancer rider, fundraiser and volunteer Mike Farmer supports other survivors and those we’ve lost

If you have ever been to a Bike to Beat Cancer training ride or event, chances are you have met one of Bike to Beat Cancer’s most dedicated riders, Mike Farmer. Mike has ridden in […]

Read Full Story

Art therapy patient shares stories of hope and healing

Daniel Bulleit knows a lot about the power of art. His interest began at age 5, when he would draw pictures to stand out among a family that would grow to include 11 siblings. He […]

Read Full Story

Swollen lymph nodes are a normal and harmless COVID-19 vaccine side effect

The COVID-19 vaccine is causing swollen lymph nodes in many, but the harmless side effect is causing alarm as some mistake the temporary underarm lump for a tumor. “The concern is understandable, as a lump […]

Read Full Story

If you’ve been putting off cancer screenings, here’s your guide to catching up

Cancer screening tests were put off by many while we stayed safer at home. Delays of just a few months in detecting various forms of cancer can make treatment more difficult and reduce chances of […]

Read Full Story

Norton Specialty Rehabilitation Center gets national certification for cancer rehab

Norton Specialty Rehabilitation Center – St. Matthews has been designated a Physiological Oncology Rehabilitation Institute (PORi) Center of Excellence. This is the only national certification in cancer rehabilitation, which offers therapies designed to improve physical […]

Read Full Story
Related Stories

Bike to Beat Cancer rider, fundraiser and volunteer Mike Farmer supports other survivors and those we’ve lost

If you have ever been to a Bike to Beat Cancer training ride or event, chances are you have met one of Bike to Beat Cancer’s most dedicated riders, Mike Farmer. Mike has ridden in […]

Read Full Story

Art therapy patient shares stories of hope and healing

Daniel Bulleit knows a lot about the power of art. His interest began at age 5, when he would draw pictures to stand out among a family that would grow to include 11 siblings. He […]

Read Full Story

Swollen lymph nodes are a normal and harmless COVID-19 vaccine side effect

The COVID-19 vaccine is causing swollen lymph nodes in many, but the harmless side effect is causing alarm as some mistake the temporary underarm lump for a tumor. “The concern is understandable, as a lump […]

Read Full Story

If you’ve been putting off cancer screenings, here’s your guide to catching up

Cancer screening tests were put off by many while we stayed safer at home. Delays of just a few months in detecting various forms of cancer can make treatment more difficult and reduce chances of […]

Read Full Story

Norton Specialty Rehabilitation Center gets national certification for cancer rehab

Norton Specialty Rehabilitation Center – St. Matthews has been designated a Physiological Oncology Rehabilitation Institute (PORi) Center of Excellence. This is the only national certification in cancer rehabilitation, which offers therapies designed to improve physical […]

Read Full Story

Search our entire site.

Schedule an Appointment

Select an appointment date and time from available spots listed below.