Gynecological cancers, which account for a substantial proportion of cancer cases in women, can precipitate a wide range of psychological difficulties including affective disturbances, sexual problems, certain somatic symptoms, and family issues.
The clinical psychologist has a unique contribution to make in the assessment and treatment of the psychological needs of gynecological cancer patients. while also conducting research and providing training for health professionals regarding the psychological issues associated with gynecological cancer, Although the gynecological cancer setting affords the clinical psychologist multiple personal benefits, strategies must usually he implemented to minimize any negative impact arising from working in an area of considerable psychological stress.
Mots-clés Pascal : Tumeur maligne, Appareil génital femelle, Coping, Support social, Rôle thérapeutique, Psychologue clinicien, Article synthèse, Personnel sanitaire, Santé mentale, Homme, Femelle, Appareil génital femelle pathologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Malignant tumor, Female genital system, Coping, Social support, Therapeutic role, Clinicien psychologist, Review, Health staff, Mental health, Human, Female, Female genital diseases
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 99-0071740
Code Inist : 002A26N03B. Création : 31/05/1999.