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Counseling Women with Breast Cancer
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Counseling Women with Breast Cancer
A Guide for Professionals



August 2000 | 192 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
`There are several interesting case studies, and the book is a very useful guide for those starting out in this field as well as helpful revision material for more experienced counsellors' - National Association of Cancer Counsellors

This comprehensive guide for mental health practitioners and medical professionals addresses the delicate issues surrounding breast cancer and the processes involved in emotional coping and healing. The book covers concerns of family members as well as women worried about developing breast cancer.

 
Setting the Stage
 
Breast Cancer
What You Need to Know  
 
Risk Factors and Prevention
 
The Breast Cancer Experience
 
How to Do a Psychosocial Assessment
 
Intervening with the Individual
 
Group Interventions
 
Family Issues
 
Therapeutic Issues

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