ERIC Number: EJ551769
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Psychosocial Adjustment of Adult Cancer Survivors: Their Needs and Counselor Interventions.
Henderson, Phyllis A.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v75 n3 p188-94 Jan-Feb 1997
Surveys the literature on the psychosocial adjustment of cancer survivors, identifying four areas that may challenge cancer survivors: coping with the late physical effects of treatment; living with the uncertainty of long-term survival; resolving problems related to intimacy, marriage, and reproduction; and employment discrimination. Implications for counseling are discussed. (RJM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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