Emotional Support

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American Psychosocial Oncology Society
The mission of American Psychosocial Oncology Society is to advance the science and practice of psychosocial care for people with cancer.

Anxiety Disorders of America
The Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA) is the only national nonprofit organization solely dedicated to informing the public, health care professionals, and media that anxiety disorders are real, serious, and treatable.

Look Good . . . Feel Better
Look Good . . . Feel Better is a free, non-medical, brand-neutral, national public service program created to help individuals with cancer look good, improve their self-esteem, and manage their treatment and recovery with greater confidence.

Mattie Miracle Cancer Foundation
The Mattie Miracle Cancer Foundation is dedicated to finding better treatments for and building awareness of pediatric cancer while addressing the psychosocial needs of children and families.

Mental Health America
Mental Health America (formerly known as the National Mental Health Association) is the country’s leading nonprofit dedicated to helping ALL people live mentally healthier lives.

Shop Well With You
Shop Well with You (SWY) is a not-for-profit organization and body-image resource for women surviving cancer, their caregivers and healthcare providers, helping women improve their self-image and quality of life.

Social Workers Help Starts Here
The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the largest organization of professional social workers in the world, with 150,000 members, 90% of whom hold master’s degrees in social work. Social workers intervene with issues such as cancer pain management treatments, coping with cancer, and legal protections in the workplace for individuals with cancer.

Special Love
Special Love a nonprofit organization that provides cancer families a network of support, made up of other patients and families who know and understand the trials and triumphs of the cancer experience.

The British Psychosocial Oncology Society
The British Psychosocial Oncology Society (BPOS) is a multi-disciplinary organization founded in 1983. Its aims are to advance education and research in psychosocial oncology and to promote increased knowledge of this subject within oncology.

The Oley Foundation
Founded in 1983, the Oley Foundation is a national non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that provides information and psycho-social support to consumers of home parenteral (IV) and enteral (Tube-fed) nutrition (homePEN), helping them live fuller, richer lives.

Well Spouse Association
The Well Spouse Association, a nonprofit organization, advocates for and addresses the needs of individuals caring for a chronically ill and/or disabled spouse/partner. It offers peer to peer support and educates health care professionals and the general public about the special challenges and unique issues that “well” spouses face every day.