Psychological Outcomes in Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Survivors of Childhood Cancer

Presentation Description: This session reviewed the research literature on risks for psychological late-effects in AYA survivors, illustrated common presentations of psychological distress in survivors, and considered how the effects of cancer on adolescent development may impact later adjustment.


Christopher J. Recklitis, PhD, MPH
Clinical Psychologist
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School, Boston

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