The Cancer Help Program has a highly experienced and distinguished staff:

  • Arlene Allsman – Program coordinator
  • Michael Lerner – Commonweal president, Cancer Help Program co-founder, and author of Choices in Healing: Integrating the Best of Conventional and Complementary Approaches to Cancer
  • Rachel Naomi Remen, MD – Program co-founder, medical director, and author of Kitchen Table Wisdom and My Grandfathers Blessings
  • Stuart Horance, PhD – Psychotherapist
  • Francis Weller, MFT – Psychotherapist
  • Kate Holcombe – Yoga coordinator and yoga teacher
  • Jnani Chapman, RN – Massage coordinator, massage therapist, yoga teacher
  • Elizabeth Evans – Massage therapist
  • Katrina Mayo-Smith – Massage therapist and expressive arts facilitator
  • Jenepher Stowell – Retreat Center director and sacred/healing space teacher
  • Mimi Mindel – Cancer resources coordinator
  • Irene Gallwey – Sandtray facilitator
  • Claire Heart – Chef, assisted by Sheri Cates and Caitlin Gulkis
  • Rebecca Katz, MS – Nutrition educator
  • Sadja Greenwood, MD – Nutrition educator
  • Tim Weed – Musician
  • Waz Thomas – Program co-founder and intake coordinator.