Psychooncology

Psycho-oncology is a subject of multi-disciplinary interest and share boundaries with oncology, psychiatry, rehabilitation, Palliative care and other clinical disciplines or it is a field of interdisciplinary study and practice at the intersection of lifestyle, psychology and oncology. It is concerned with aspects of cancer that go beyond medical treatment and include lifestyle, psychological and social aspects of cancer. Sometimes it is also referred to as psychosocial oncology or behavioral oncology because it deals with psychosocial and behavioral topics. The field is concerned both with the effects of cancer on a person's psychological health as well as the social and behavioral factors that may affect the disease process of cancer and/or the remission of it.

  • Paediatrics psycho-oncology
  • Psycho-Oncology Model of Care
  • Palliative Care Psychiatry

Related Conference of Psychooncology

October 19-20, 2017

25th World Summit on Psychology, Psychiatry & Psychotherapy

San Francisco, California, USA
July 25-26, 2018

World Congress on Mental Health and Well-being

Vancouver, Canada
April 26-27, 2018

4th International Conference on Mental Health & Human Resilience

Holiday Inn Rome - Aurelia, Italy
May 21-22, 2018 [10 Plenary Forums- 1 Happiness Event]

29th World Summit on Positive Psychology, Mindfulness and Psychotherapy

New York City, New York, USA
October 24-25, 2018

World Summit on Mindfulness and Stress Management

Boston, USA
November 27-28, 2018

World Summit on Psychiatry and Mental Health Nursing

Los Angeles, USA

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