Journal of Psychosocial Oncology (JPO)
The Official Journal of the Association of Oncology Social Work
Editor: Karen Kayser, PhD, MSW
The first interdisciplinary resource of its kind, JPO shares clinical and research developments for health professionals who provide psychosocial services to cancer patients, their families and their caregivers. JPO examines critical areas in the psychosocial care and treatment of cancer patients, addressing issues such as the stigma of cancer; employment and personal problems; patient education; family involvement in patient care; children with cancer; and the psychosocial needs of cancer patients, hospital and hospice staff, and volunteers, from infancy through geriatrics.
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Submit for COVID-19 Special Issue
Coronavirus and Psychosocial Cancer Care
Abstract Due: August 1, 2020
Manuscript Submission Due: November 15, 2020
This issue will focus on the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on those affected by cancer and the healthcare providers who work with them. We invite authors to propose manuscripts that address a clearly defined question or concern in psychosocial oncology.