Written by experts in psycho-oncology, this book synthesizes the findings of the latest research on women's cancers to empower women to make informed choices about treatment options. ac Presents up-to-date research on women's cancers and current information about diagnoses and treatment options ac Considers women's cancers from a family systems perspective that recognizes the impact of women's cancers on loved ones and offers strategies for these related challenges, such as how to address the topic of cancer with children ac Provides readers with information on how to prevent and deal with cancer discrimination in the workplace as well as guidance for employers ac Includes an appendix with information about organizations focused on women's cancers and healingThe authors found that a afighting spirita was associated with lower levels of anxiety and depression, while helplessness, ... of research in this field involve: (1) the use of problem-focused strategies by partners (Ptacek, Ptacek, aamp; Dodge, 1994);anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Praeger Handbook on Women's Cancers: Personal and Psychosocial Insights|
|Author||:||Michele A. Paludi|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2014-05-28|