Publisher description for Couples confronting cancer : keeping your relationship strong / Joy L. Fincannon, Katherine V. Bruss.

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Work through cancer together

Maintaining a healthy, long-term marriage or relationship in today’s society is challenging enough. When cancer enters the picture, it can become a source of further pressure and can cause you to reevaluate your life and your relationships. Couples Confronting Cancer provides information about the cancer experience, suggesting effective ways to work through conflict to create intimacy and to deal with cancer more successfully. It shows you how to solve or avert problems, allowing you and your partner to become closer and communicate more easily and truthfully with one another both during and beyond the cancer experience.

Key Features

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Cancer -- Psychological aspects.
Cancer -- Patients -- Family relationships.
Neoplasms -- psychology -- Popular Works.
Spouses -- psychology -- Popular Works.
Adaptation, Psychological -- Popular Works.
Caregivers -- psychology -- Popular Works.
Marriage -- psychology -- Popular Works.
Stress, Psychological -- Popular Works.