Ensuring Your Psychological Wellbeing
Research suggests having cancer can lead to psychological concerns, and they are some of the most frequently unmet needs both at the end of treatment and beyond.
The impact of having cancer at any stage in life can result in depression, anxiety and difficulties within both established and new relationships. It’s incredibly important to have access to information and advice on coping with these problems, as well as being aware of when to seek help. Early adulthood is a difficult enough stage of life to navigate, even without cancer, so in this section, as well as providing general information; we’ll also discuss specific topics that are relevant to young adults.
What that this section covers
This section will specifically look at how to recognise psychological issues such as anxiety and depression, ways to help with these and where to seek help. Maintaining and forming new relationships are also linked to your psychological wellbeing and will be included in this section.