Video

Fear of cancer recurrence during COVID-19

Launched: August 24, 2020
Length: 28 minutes
Presenter: Dr Sophie Lebel, C. Psych
Presenter role: Professor, School of Psychology - University of Ottawa

Dr Sophie Lebel
Dr Sophie Lebel

Webinar overview: When treatment ends, many cancer survivors and their families may worry that the cancer will recur, or return. In this webinar, Dr Lebel explains fear of cancer recurrence, especially during COVID-19, and outlines how to question this fear and recognize when it might be a cause for concern. Learn also how to manage any fear of recurrence by practising self-care, drawing on your support network and talking with your healthcare team.