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Session 5: Emotional Impact of Cancer on AYAs

Join us for this brand new continuing education program in collaboration with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society!

This is session five of a 6-session program series moderated by Anne Katz, PhD, RN, FAAN and an incredible group of expert guests.

It will be an online, live, interactive program and free continuing education credits will be offered. Each session will touch on a different topic related to AYA cancer, including sexuality, fertility, emotional health, and resources specific to AYAs.

During Session 5: Emotional Impact of Cancer on AYAs, you’ll learn all about the impacts of cancer treatment on mental health and how you can best meet the needs of young adults with cancer.

When: Wednesday, November 9th at 5:00-6:30pm PT / 7:00-8:30pm CT / 8:00-9:30pm ET

Where: on Zoom

Speakers:

          Anne Katz, PhD, RN, FAAN
          CancerCare Manitoba

          Ian Scott, MSW, RSW
          CancerCare Manitoba

How It Works: Sign up by clicking the button below. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. After attending the webinar for the entire time and submitting the session evaluation, you will receive 1.5 CE credits.

Learning Objectives:  At the end of this session participants will be able to…

  1. Identify key factors impacting on mental health in AYAs with cancer
  2. Understand the social challenges for AYAs with cancer
  3. Be able to describe interventions to help AYAs with cancer
  4. Describe and provide age-appropriate care to young adults with cancer

 

Attendance at all six sessions is not required to obtain CE credits. You’ll receive 1.5 credits for each session you attend after completing the evaluation.**

**Please note: This activity is currently pending approval from the National Association of Social Workers.

**Approval for nurses has been obtained by the National Office of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society under Provider Number CEP 5832 to award 1.5 continuing education contact hours through the California Board of Registered Nursing.

 

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Are you a social worker or nurse working with oncology patients? Join us for The Full Picture of Cancer, a series of free workshops designed to teach you how to best meet the needs of this unique population. CEs offered.

Dates

Wed, Nov 9, 2022
5:00 pm
- 6:30 pm
PDT

Availability

Available