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Emotional Health

American Cancer Society: Coping With Cancer - The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.

Cancer.Net: Managing Emotions - This is the patient information Web site of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). It is designed to help patients and families make informed health-care decisions.
Also in Spanish.

CancerCare: Anxiety OR Coping OR Stress - CancerCare is a national nonprofit organization that provides free, professional support services for anyone affected by cancer. Here you can find services by cancer type or register for an informative telephone education workshop.

Cancer Council Victoria: Emotions - A wealth of information can be found at this site.

Cancer Support Community: Managing Stress From Cancer - The Cancer Support Community is an international non-profit dedicated to providing support, education and hope to people affected by cancer.

Livestrong: Your Emotions After a Cancer Diagnosis OR Your Feelings During Treatment - Livestrong provides the practical information and tools people living with cancer need to live strong. Find links to detailed information, suggestions, and additional resources from this site.

Macmillan Cancer Support: Cancer and Your Emotions - This UK based organization helps with all the things that people affected by cancer want and need. Here you’ll find information on the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer.

National Cancer Institute: Feelings and Cancer OR Psychological Stress and Cancer - This government site will provide you with information on treatment, clinical trials and research.  The following booklets are also available:

OncoLink: Coping with Your Emotions - OncoLink was founded in 1994 by Penn cancer specialists with a mission to help cancer patients, families, health care professionals and the general public get accurate cancer-related information at no charge. Find out about risk and prevention, screening, and treatment options at this site.

NCCN Guideline for Patients: Distress During Cancer Care - This guideline focuses on distress management.  View online or download PDF.

 

Interactive Tutorials / Videos

Cancer.Net: Finding Emotional Support After a Cancer Diagnosis - This is the patient information Web site of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). It is designed to help patients and families make informed health-care decisions.

YouTube Playlist: Emotional & Mental Health - A series of videos on emotional and mental health issues, curated by the Resource and Learning Center.
 

January 2021