Psych-Oncology

Our team is here for you 

A diagnosis of cancer can feel overwhelming, discouraging, and very stressful. Our Psych-Oncology Team specializes in the care of cancer patients and their support systems. Psych-oncology staff can help patients and families cope with the stressors associated with cancer in a healthy, adaptive way, from diagnosis through survivorship.

Ask your cancer care team about a referral to psych-oncology.

Your Psych-Oncology Team:

Dr. Michael Ryan
Health Psychologist
Dr. Taisel Losada
Dr. Taisel Losada
Health Psychologist
Dr. Amy Williams
Health Psychologist
Henry Ford nurse practitioner, Jacqueline Morrison, NP
Jackie Morrison, NP
Nurse Practitioner
Kellie Martens
Dr. Kellie Martens
Health Psychologist

Not pictured above:

Andrea Motley, Psychotherapist

 

Cancer Care Assessment

We care for you as a whole person. To do this, we identify and address areas of concern that may affect quality of life or interfere with cancer treatment. You will complete a patient support survey, called a Cancer Care assessment, every few months to help your medical team learn about your or your family’s emotional, physical or practical concerns.

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Cancer Care Assessment
Dr. Michael Ryan explains the Cancer Care Assessment and how it helps to improve the care of your whole person at the Henry Ford Cancer Institute
Talking About Your Diagnosis

See what our experts say on whether to tell others about a cancer diagnosis and how to go about it.

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Colleen's Corner: Local and National Resources

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Contact the cancer team 24/7 by calling (888) 777-4167.

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