Other Medical Education Offerings
Lamia P. Barakat, PhD, Director of Psychosocial Services, Division of Oncology, describes the persistent traumatic stress reactions some pediatric patients and their families develop in response to serious illness or injury, which impede both physical and psychosocial health-related quality of life. This is not offered for CME credit.
Lamia P. Barakat, PhD, Director of Psychosocial Services, Division of Oncology, explains that cancer-related post-traumatic stress symptoms are quite common in patients, siblings and parents in the first two years after diagnosis, and describes models for prevention and treatment of medical traumatic stress. This is not offered for CME credit.