8. Psychotherapy for Depression in Cancer and Palliative Care

  1. David W. Kissane2,
  2. Mario Maj3 and
  3. Norman Sartorius4
  1. David W. Kissane2,
  2. Tomer Levin2,
  3. Sarah Hales1,
  4. Christopher Lo1 and
  5. Gary Rodin1

Published Online: 2 DEC 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470972533.ch8

Depression and Cancer

Depression and Cancer

How to Cite

Kissane, D. W., Levin, T., Hales, S., Lo, C. and Rodin, G. (2010) Psychotherapy for Depression in Cancer and Palliative Care, in Depression and Cancer (eds D. W. Kissane, M. Maj and N. Sartorius), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470972533.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Naples, Italy

  3. 4

    Association for the Improvement of Mental Health Programmes, Geneva, Switzerland

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada

  2. 2

    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 DEC 2010
  2. Published Print: 17 DEC 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470689660

Online ISBN: 9780470972533

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Keywords:

  • Psychotherapy for Depression in Cancer and Palliative Care;
  • Cognitive therapy (CT);
  • cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT);
  • Behavioural activation (BA);
  • Interpersonal therapy (IPT);
  • Supportive-expressive group therapy (SEGT);
  • cognitive-existential group therapy (CEGT);
  • Psychotherapies in Early Stage Cancer;
  • Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale - Depression (HADS-D);
  • Psychotherapies in Advanced Cancer and Palliative Care

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Psychotherapies in Early Stage Cancer

  • Psychotherapies in Advanced Cancer and Palliative Care

  • Conclusions

  • References