When Someone You Love Has Completed Cancer Treatment: Support for Caregivers

About the Course:

The booklet upon which this course is based focuses on providing caregivers with coping strategies to help them shift their focus from a loved one’s cancer treatment to recovery. Issues discussed include the transition to a “new normal,” communication skills and feelings, ways to get support, helping with follow-up care, and the need for self-care.

Journal/Publisher:

National Cancer Institute

Publication Date:

September 2005

Course Material Author

National Cancer Institute staff

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about cancer caregivers’ changing roles when a loved one’s treatment is completed. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Recognize that each caregiver responds in a unique way to a loved one’s recovery from cancer.

  2. Describe the feelings and reactions that tend to be shared by many caregivers of loved ones.

  3. Evaluate practical tips and resources offered to caregivers and share them with clients as warranted.

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Our Provider Number: 107243

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NASP accepts 30 CPD credits of sequenced self-study per each three year renewal.

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Our Provider Number: 17-1460

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Course Number 101489
2 credit hours
NBCC: 1.5 credit hour
Online Article
Exam Fee: $13.94
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169 members have taken this course