If you would like additional information on this topic,
below are OPTIONAL books to consider buying for your personal library...
- Aigotti, Ronald, M.D. The People’s Cancer Guide Book. Belletrist Publishing. South Bend, IN. 1995.
- Babcock, Elise, When Life Becomes Precious. Bantam Books. New York, NY. 1997.
- Benjamin, Harold, Ph.D. Guide to Fighting for Recovery from Cancer. Putnam Books. New York, NY. 1995.
- Bennett, Emily; English, Martin William; Rennoldson, Michael; Starza-Smith, Arleta. Predicting parenting stress in caregivers of children with brain tumours. Psycho-Oncology. Mar2013, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p629-636. 8p. 1 Diagram, 4 Charts, 1 Graph. DOI: 10.1002/pon.3047.
-Bugge, Kari E.; Helseth, Solvi; Darbyshire, Philip; Parents’ experiences of a Family Support Program when a parent has incurable cancer; Journal of Clinical Nursing, December 2009, Vol 18 Issue 24, p3480
- Chittem, Mahati. Understanding coping with cancer: How can qualitative research help? Journal of Cancer Research & Therapeutics. Jan-Mar2014, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p6-10. 5p. DOI: 10.4103/0973-1482.131328.
- Clay, Rebecca A., Suinn, Richard M.; Mind Over Cancer; Psychology Today; Mar/Apr 2000; Vol. 33, Issue 2
-Feldman, Barry N., Broussard, C. Anne; Men’s Adjustment to Their Partners’ Breast Cancer: A Dyadic Coping Perspective; Health and Social Work; May 2006; Vol. 31, Issue 2
- Harpham, Wendy, M.D. When a Parent Has Cancer: A Guide to Caring for Your Children. Harper Collins. New York, NY. 1997.
-Hawley, Dale R.; Clinical Implications of Family Resilience; American Journal of Family Therapy; June 2000; Vol. 28, Issue 2
-Kass, Nancy E.; Sugarman, Jeremy; Medley, Amy M.; Fogarty, Linda A.; Taylor, Holly A.; Daugherty, Christopher K.; Emerson, Mark R.; Goodman, Steven N.; Hlubocky, Fay J.; Hurwitz, Herbert I.; Carducci, Michael; Goodwin-Landher, Annallys; An Intervention to Improve Cancer Patients' Understanding of Early-Phase Clinical Trials; Ethics & Human Research, June 2009, Vol 31 Issue 3, p1
- Litzelman, Kristin; Barker, Emily; Catrine, Kristine; Puccetti, Diane; Possin, Peggy; Witt, Whitney P. Socioeconomic disparities in the quality of life in children with cancer or brain tumors: the mediating role of family factors. Psycho-Oncology. May2013, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p1081-1088. 8p. 1 Diagram, 3 Charts. DOI: 10.1002/pon.3113.
-Livneh, Hanoch; Psychosocial Adaptation to Cancer: The Role of Coping Strategies; Journal of Rehabilitation; April-June 2000; Vol. 66, Issue 2
-Morgan, Mary Ann; Considering the Patient-Partner Relationship in Cancer Care: Coping Strategies for Couples; Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, February 2009, Vol 13 Issue 1, p65
- Periyakoil, Vyjeyanthi S., Hallenbeck, James; Identifying and Managing Preparatory Grief and Depression at the End of Life; American Family Physician; March 1, 2002; Vol. 65, Issue 5
- Richer, Marie-Claire; Ezer, Hélène; Understanding Beliefs and Meanings in the Experience of Cancer: a Concept Analysis; Journal of Advanced Nursing, November 2000, Vol. 32, Issue 5
- Rosenberg, Abby R.; Baker, K. Scott; Syrjala, Karen L.; Back, Anthony L.; Wolfe, Joanne. Promoting Resilience among Parents and Caregivers of Children with Cancer. Journal of Palliative Medicine. Jun2013, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p645-652. 8p. 1 Diagram, 3 Charts. DOI: 10.1089/jpm.2012.0494
- Shields, C. G., Travis, L. A., Rousseau, S. L.; Marital attachment and adjustment in older couples coping with cancer. Aging and Mental Health; August 2000; Vol. 4, Issue 3
-St. Clair, Michael; An Unfortunate Family: Terminal Illness and the Altering of the Attachment Bond; AmericanJournal of Psychotherapy; Fall 2000; Vol. 54, Issue 4
- Szabo, Liz; @LizSzabo; USA TODAY. 'My Parent Has Cancer' helps kids deal with the unthinkable. USA Today. 04/15/2013.