Psychosocial Oncology Overview

The CCHE 57357 Psychosocial Department is the first of its kind in Egypt recognizing that psychosocial oncology is a unique specialization meeting the unique needs of a patient and family faced with the devastation of [...]

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Meet the Psychosocial Oncology Team

The team consists of psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers who are a dedicated group of professionals addressing the emotional needs of the child and their families.

1- Psychiatrists:

a. Asst. Prof. Mohamed Ezat Amin, Head of the department

b. Asst. Prof. Mohamed Nasr Eldin Consultant

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Services provided

1-    Crisis intervention after the shock of being diagnosed by cancer. 2-    Teaching coping skills to patients and families while facing ...


Introduce the best psychiatric and psychological care for the child with cancer and his /her family through a multi-disciplinary team ...


1.     To love our work and be proud of our expert role in the psycho social care of our patients. 2.     ...

First Published Book by a 57357’s Healthcare Professional

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The stigma towards mental illness

Stigma is the greatest obstacle facing mental illness. It affects all persons related to this field. Whether you are a patient, sufferer, caregiver, relative, psychologist, or a psychiatrist you will feel it.

1st International Pediatric Psycho-Oncology Workshop, 4-7 May 2014

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The Children Cancer hospital CCHE in collaboration with the International Psyhco-Oncology Society is organizing the First International Pediatric Psycho-Oncology Workshop from 4 – 7 May 2014.
The practice of psycho-oncology is new in the developing world. [...]

Principles of practice

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The Psychiatric Oncology department of the CCHE recognizes that to provide best practices for our patients and families they must adhere to guidelines and principles of practice that have been developed.. The Psychiatric Oncology Department [...]