Structure and functions of the Heidelberg University organisation for after-care of cancer patients.


The functions of the psycho-social after-care centre are: care of patients co-operation with self-help groups, and training of therapists in psycho-social work. We describe the psycho-social therapist's work with out-patients and in-patients (e.g., in surgical wards; children's hospital), including the various focuses of attention in conversations with… (More)