This is a wonderful way for women to talk about issues in an open and nonjudgmental environment, and to learn that they are not alone in experiencing a change in intimacy and sexuality following treatment for breast cancer.
Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 01, 2015
Texas Physical Therapy Specialists (TexPTS) is proud to announce that Stacy Sutton, PT, DPT, WCS, CLT, spoke at the Educate and Empower: Breast Cancer & Sexuality presentation, sponsored by Texas Oncology and Texas Breast Specialists, on September 22, 2015 at McFadden Auditorium in Austin, TX.
The presentation highlighted how breast cancer diagnosis and treatment can impact body image and affect intimacy and sexuality during and after breast cancer treatment. The presentation was followed by a Q & A with the audience.
Dr. Sutton specializes and has a passion for treating men and women with a variety of diagnoses including pelvic floor dysfunction, pelvic pain, pregnancy related pain, postpartum pain, voiding dysfunction, pre- and post-mastectomy musculoskeletal pain and lymphedema, and those with osteoporosis. Sarah Janosik, LCSW, also spoke at the event. Janosik participated in the development of the first breast cancer support groups in Austin and since then has counseled individuals and couples in the treatment and recovery phases on issues related to sexuality and intimacy.
"I am honored to have spoken at the Educate and Empower: Breast Cancer & Sexuality event,” said Sutton, Board Certified Women's Health Specialist at TexPTS. “This is a wonderful way for women to talk about issues in an open and nonjudgmental environment, and to learn that they are not alone in experiencing a change in intimacy and sexuality following treatment for breast cancer."
To schedule an appointment with a Women’s Health Specialist at a clinic near you, or to learn more about our Women’s Health services like lymphedema treatment, please call (888) 658.8483 or visit http://www.texpts.com.
About Texas Physical Therapy Specialists:
Founded in 2004, Texas Physical Therapy Specialists (TexPTS) is a private physical therapy practice with locations throughout the following areas: Austin, Cibolo, Central Texas, Dallas, Georgetown, Hill County, Liberty Hill, Live Oak, Randolph Air Force Base, New Braunfels, Parmer/Pflugerville, Round Rock, San Antonio, San Marcos, Schertz, Selma, Spring Branch, and Universal City. Known for teaching and training physical therapists all over the US, TexPTS physical therapists take pride in delivering comprehensive and compassionate care to their patients with the best results. Our clinicians have a have a wide range of clinical expertise in manual physical therapy, spine care and rehabilitation, general orthopaedic conditions and rehabilitation, sports specific injuries, workplace injuries and much more. TexPTS was voted one of the Top 50 Places to Work in San Antonio in 2011, 2013, and 2014 by their own employees, the Best Private Physical Therapy Practice in the U.S. in 2009 by their peers in the American Physical Therapy Association and has been recognized on the Inc. 500/5000 lists for the past three years. For more information visit TexPTS.com or the TexPTS Facebook page.