Overview

Welcome to Wellness

Welcome to Wellness

The Linda B. and Robert B. Wiggins Wellness & Integrative Health Center at Huntsman Cancer Institute offers classes and services to foster lifelong well-being for people affected by cancer.

Wellness & Integrative Health Center services are open to current and former Huntsman Cancer Institute patients by appointment. Group fitness classes do not require an appointment. Many services and classes are also open to loved ones and staff.

View our catalog for a complete, current list. You can also follow us on Facebook.

Integrative health and medicine brings conventional and complementary medical approaches together to treat symptoms of cancer patients and survivors.

We provide supportive treatments and services to patients and family including acupuncture, massage, group exercise, and more. Contact us at 801-587-4585 to learn more.  

Our licensed and certified professional staff includes medical doctors, dietitians, acupuncturists, massage therapists, cancer exercise physiologists, osteopathic medicine specialists, creative arts therapists, and more. Credentials and biography details for our professional staff are available upon request. 

Creative Arts Therapies

Artist-in-Residence

A means of self-expression and communication through drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, and more. All materials are provided. Tuesdays from 9 a.m.—5 p.m. in the HCI 6th Floor Multipurpose Room.

Music Therapy

Uses live music to help patients and caregivers express themselves and reach treatment goals. This evidence-based therapy may include interactive music to help patients and caregivers manage their symptoms. Available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday by appointment for inpatients, outpatients, and caregivers.   

Writer-in-Residence

Creative and expressive activities that include writing stories, poems, reflective essays, journaling, personal letters, and more. Wednesdays from 11 a.m.—1 p.m. in the HCI 6th Floor Bistro Private Dining Room. Also available by appointment for patients in the HCI Infusion Center and inpatients. 

To participate email writer.in.residence@hci.utah.edu

Your Story

Share your story with loved ones and create a recorded personal history. This online Do-It-Yourself Life Story kit includes a list of memory triggers, free training videos, and resources in print and digital form. 

Contact us to learn more. 

Participation in Creative Arts programs and classes is free. Many are also open to loved ones and staff. View our catalog for a complete, current list. You can also follow us on Facebook.

View the Arist-in-Residence Program Schedule.