NC Community College Lecture: Understanding the Psychosocial Needs of Patients Experiencing Cancer

Please join the UNC Cancer Network and the NC Community Colleges for an online, interactive oncology lecture. Justin Yopp, PhD, will discuss the psychosocial needs of patients experiencing cancer. He will also discuss resources that are available to family members during the cancer journey. Every lecture has a question and answer (Q & A) section at the end, so feel free to ask the presenters for clarification or more information. Use the link provided to register to attend via GoToWebinar.

  • NC Community College Lecture: Understanding the Psychosocial Needs of Patients Experiencing Cancer
  • 2017-09-25T13:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-09-25T14:00:00-04:00
  • Please join the UNC Cancer Network and the NC Community Colleges for an online, interactive oncology lecture. Justin Yopp, PhD, will discuss the psychosocial needs of patients experiencing cancer. He will also discuss resources that are available to family members during the cancer journey. Every lecture has a question and answer (Q & A) section at the end, so feel free to ask the presenters for clarification or more information. Use the link provided to register to attend via GoToWebinar.
When Sep 25, 2017 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM (EST / UTC-400)
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Contact Phone 919-445-1000
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Presenter

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Justin M. Yopp, PhD
Assistant Professor
Psychiatry and Psychology
Comprehensive Cancer Support Program
Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Lecture Objectives

  • Describe the spectrum of psychosocial needs for individuals experiencing cancer during diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship or end-of-life care.

  • Define the role that mental health professionals play in meeting the psychosocial needs of cancer patients.

  • Discuss professional services that are available to patients and their families during a cancer experience.

  • Discuss the importance of collaboration and teamwork in meeting the psychosocial needs of cancer patients.


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 Lecture Resources

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