Course curriculum

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    Course Outline

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    • Description

    • Course Sections/Outline

    • Learning Objectives

    • Introduction

    • Key Elements of the BRCA1/2 Genetic Counseling and Testing Process

    • Test Results: Interpretations and Implications

    • Assessing the Psychosocial Needs of a Patient Considering Genetic Counseling and Testing for BRCA1/2

    • Assessment of Distress in Clinical Settings

    • Medical Risk Management Strategies for BRCA1/2 Mutation Carriers

    • The Psychosocial Impact of Medical Risk Management

    • Conclusion

    • Web-Based Resources

    • References

    • Post-Test: The Psychosocial Needs of Women Undergoing Genetic Counseling and Testing in the Breast Cancer Context

    • Program Evaluation