Drs. Lauren Rynar and Jonathan Kaplan provide practical and evidence-based guidance on the identification of psychosocial needs and delivery of psychological and psychiatric interventions among patients with cancer. They also address models of care and special considerations. Attendees should find the information useful for enhancing or initiating a Psychosocial Oncology practice in any type of treatment setting.
- Identify common psychiatric/psychological issues among individuals with cancer across the cancer continuum.
- Explain treatments for common psychiatric/psychological issues among individuals with cancer, including medication management, direct psychological interventions, and models of care.
- Identify special populations and considerations in Psychosocial Oncology.