Course curriculum

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    Course Outline

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    • Description

    • Learning Objectives

    • Course Sections/Outline

    • Introduction

    • Psychosocial Needs of Individuals with Cancer: A Brief Overview

    • What Factors Affect Caregiver Burden Among Partners of Cancer Patients?

    • Maladaptive Communication: The Link to Psychological Distress in Couples Facing Cancer

    • It’s Not All Bad: Growing Closer In the Face of Cancer

    • The Role of Gender in Psychological Adjustment to Cancer

    • Psychosocial Interventions Aimed at Couple’s Coping with Cancer

    • Implementing Partner Sensitive Psychosocial Services: In and Out of a Healthcare Setting

    • Ethical Issues in Working with Cancer Couples

    • Web-Based Resources

    • References

    • Post-Test: Cancer in the Couple: Clinical and Ethical Considerations in the Dyad

    • Program Evaluation