Meaning-making and psychological adjustment to cancer: development of an intervention and pilot results.

@article{Lee2006MeaningmakingAP,
  title={Meaning-making and psychological adjustment to cancer: development of an intervention and pilot results.},
  author={Virginia M -Y Lee and Sandra R Cohen and Linda Edgar and Andr{\'e}a Maria Laizner and Anita J. Gagnon},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  year={2006},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={291-302}
}
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To develop an intervention that uniquely addresses the existential impact of cancer through meaning-making coping strategies and to explore the intervention's impact on psychological adjustment. DESIGN Descriptive, qualitative approach to develop the intervention; one-group pre- and post-test design to pilot test the intervention. SETTING Patients' homes or ambulatory oncology clinics affiliated with a university health center in eastern Canada. SAMPLE 18 participants… CONTINUE READING

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