FREE CLASS — Tuesdays

Relaxation & Guided Imagery Class

Tuesdays, 1:30-2:30  (currently on zoom)

The Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura

530 Hampshire Road

Westlake Village, CA 91361

Phone: 805-379-4777

Fax: 805-371-6231

Paula is a former Cancer Support Community participant. She teaches this free class every week for those with cancer and their families. Learn to take an active role in your healing process using guided imagery and relaxation techniques. Benefits may include reduced anxiety , enhanced immune system, pain management, facilitate healing ,stress reduction, controlling the side effects of chemotherapy and radiation, and a overall general sense of well being.


Free Workshop—Hypnotherapy, Dispelling the Myths
Learn the differences between stage hypnosis and hypnotherapy. Find out how hypnotherapy works and its benefits to cancer survivors in dealing with the side effects, pain management, insomnia, anxiety, and more. This workshop will end with a mini-guided imagery session.
Paula Getty-Shearer is a former CscVvsb participant who has been facilitating guided imagery class since 2006. As a certified hypnotherapist, Paula combines her extensive hypnotherapy and guided imagery training and helps cancer survivors and their families.


Please RSVP 805.379.4777

Location: Cancer Support Community 530 Hampshire Road Westlake Village, Ca 91361




Integrative Therapies for Cancer Patients: An informative Panel

Hypnotherapy, Oncological Massage, Acupuncture/Chinese Herbology


Dr. David Lee, Acupuncturist, Paula Getty-Shearer, Hypnotherapist,

and Mia Miller, Oncological Massage Therapist will be speaking about the benefits of integrative therapies as adjunct to cancer treatments and a holistic part of the healing process.

Please RSVP 805.379.4777

Location: Cancer Support Community 530 Hampshire Road Westlake Village, Ca 91361

Dr. David Lee received his Ph.D in Oriental Medicine from American Liberty University in 2005, his Master’s in Traditional Oriental medicine in 2000 from Emperor’s College, and has been licensed by the state board since October 2000. Dr. Lee has been practicing at David Lee Acupuncture Clinic in Thousand Oaks since September, 2005.

Paula Getty-Shearer is a former Cancer Support Community participant who has been facilitating guided imagery programs since 2006. As a certified hypnotherapist, Paula combines her extensive hypnotherapy and guided imagery training along with her personal experience to assist numerous cancer patients, their families and caregivers in reducing anxiety, facilitating healing,and helping ease cancer treatment side effects.

Mia Miller is a specialist in oncology massage, a certified manual lymphatic drainage therapist and runs her private practice, Somatic Space, in Los Angeles, Calif. She is a passionate proponent of integrative medicine and a therapist at City of Hope and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.


Test Preparation Workshop

Please answer these questions:

Do you have anxiety before or during a test?

Do you have problems focusing when you study?

Do you “blank out” during a test?

Are you interested in learning how to be better prepared for a test?

If you answered “yes” to any of these questions,


This workshop will provide tips on:


Presented by: Paula Getty-Shearer

Date: TBD

Time: 6:30-7:30 PM

Place: Simi Valley — Please RSVP for address

Cost: $25

RSVP: 818-326-7752 (leave message) or e-mail:


Weight Loss Hypnosis Workshop

Permanent weight loss requires addressing issues that are not resolved with typical

weight loss plans or diets.

Permanent weight loss is not only about food and exercise; it’s about stress, emotional eating, self worth, beliefs, fears, habits and the associations that we have

with food.

My weight loss program using hypnosis, guided imagery and meditation will set the

stage for you to lose and keep off that unwanted weight.

In these workshops you will learn:


When: TBD

(attendance at the first workshop is required)

Where: Chatsworth, ca (RSVP for address)

Cost: $50 for the first workshop

$80 for both workshops

RSVP: 818-718-1654 (leave a message)


Seatingis limited. Don’t miss out! Make your reservations early.





Emotional Freedom Technique Workshop

From Pain …… To Peace


See details on EFT Workshops.




FREE WORKSHOP : An Integrative Approach to Cancer

What: A free educational lecture and activities program on integrating traditional cancer treatment with unconventional means — including , guided imagery, yoga and tai chi — will be presented by the Providence Holy Cross Cancer Center and the North Valley Hematology /Oncology Medical Group
Who: Bahareh Bahadini, M.D., a specialist in oncology and hematology, will lead a team of experts in discussing this integrative approach to cancer.

Where: Providence Holy Cross Medical Center

15031 Rinaldi St, Mission Hills

North Building Conference Rooms

When: TBD

FREE breakfast and lunch will be provided

Contact: For more information or to RSVP for this event, please call (818) 847-4535

The Providence Holy Cross Cancer Center is committed to healing the mind, body and spirit through its Integrative Medicine Program. This free seminar is part of the center’s Wellness Through Awareness lecture series.

Paula will speak on Guided Imagery and how it can help the cancer patient and their caregivers. She will teach relaxation techniques, affirmations and the power of positive thinking. She will also explain how patients can deal with the side effects of chemo, radiation, pain management, insomnia, stress , anxiety and how to facilitate healing. She will end with guided imagery.

Hypnotherapy offered in Chatsworth, Westlake Village, the San Fernando Valley and Conejo Valley.