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Counseling People with Cancer
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10/6/2015
When: 10/6/2015
12:00 PM
Presenter: Dr. Elizabeth Harvey
Contact: 800-326-2642


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Counseling People with Cancer

October 6, 2015, 12:00-1:15 p.m. Eastern (9:00-10:15 a.m. Pacific)

1.25 CEs

The American Cancer Society projects an estimated 1,658,370 new cancer cases diagnosed and 589,430 cancer deaths in the US in 2015. This number is projected to almost double to 3 million cases by 2050. Diagnosis and treatment of cancer is a major life stress for the person with cancer and heir families resulting in psychological as well as social difficulties. It is estimated 1/3 of people with cancer experience ongoing significant psychosocial distress.
This webinar will address:

  • The range of issues that arise in counseling cancer patients from the emotional experience along the spectrum of the cancer journey: diagnosis, treatment, recurrence, terminal disease, bereavement and survival
  • Psychotherapy and counseling interventions to address these issues

With presenter Dr. Elizabeth Harvey

American Mental Health Counselors Association

675 North Washington Street, Suite 470 Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 800-326-2642 or 703-548-6002 Fax: 703-548-4775

 

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