Karen Gano, LCSW, Oncology Social Worker Christus St. Vincent Regional Cancer Center



Santa Fe New Mexican

Support And Self Care

Karen can be your liaison to help connect you with the various programs and services available to you. She can accompany you to doctor’s visits so you don’t feel alone. To patients “I’m here to support and advocate for you. I believe in your right of self-determination. I will listen, discuss and explore things with you and make recommendations. I am passionate about providing you with helpful tools and meaningful resources. I recognize that everybody’s story is different and will work with you to determine what resources would be best suited for your life and what is important to you. Overall know that I’m here to listen, acknowledge, support, and advocate for you. I’ll be a compassionate, resourceful, empowering member of your team.”