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An investigation of the outcomes of psycho-oncology interventions : a thesis presented as partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at Massey University, Wellington, New Zealand
(Massey University, 2010)
Cancer can have a significant psychological impact on those diagnosed, and their families. The ability of psychotherapy to reduce this impact has been extensively studied internationally. However, New Zealand-based ...
Cancer survivorship : exploring the relationships among gender, religion, spirituality, health behaviours and the quality of life of cancer survivors : a thesis presented in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the Master of Arts in Psychology at Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
(Massey University, 2012)
More people are surviving cancer now than ever before and research with cancer survivors has grown considerably. International research has identified that the cancer experience does not end when treatment ends, but instead ...
Cognitive determinants of treatment choice among cancer patients : a thesis presented in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology at Massey University
(Massey University, 2001)
Decisions about whether or not to include non-conventional therapies in a cancer treatment regimen are potentially critical. An illness such as cancer, perceived to be life-threatening, inevitably raises existential questions ...