Comprehensive services to address psychological, social and practical challenges that arise from cancer and its treatment.
Living with cancer is a stressful time involving a range of emotional, social and psychological changes. Adjusting to these changes can be a huge challenge for the patient as well as those around them. Anxiety, depression, grief and heightened distress are common side effects and can be difficult to manage.
While your medical team at VS Hospitals works to treat your disease, the department of Psycho-Oncology focuses on aspects of cancer beyond medical treatment.
We know that cancer survivors and their loved ones need help coping with emotional and social issues and to learn how to live healthier lifestyles.
Our Department offers emotional support and services to guide you through your treatment process and will address a range of issues that impact your health and well-being. We offer: