Studies show that psychological support improves patient recovery and survival. Psychologists with special training in the needs of those coping with cancer are available to meet with patients, caregivers and loved ones.
Psychotherapy benefits for patients and families
Psychotherapy can provide the following benefits to you and your family during this difficult time:
- Relieve stress
- Manage physical symptoms
- Enhance communication
- Improve problem solving
Options for cancer-related psychotherapy
Individual, couple, family and other group sessions are available. Treatments include the following:
- Cognitive-behavioral therapy
- Communication training
- Relaxation training
- Mindfulness and behavioral therapy
- Acceptance-based behavioral therapy
To make an appointment or for more information, please call (312) 563-2531.