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Programs & Services


Psychosocial Oncology

Services to help patients and their families cope with the emotional, psychological and social stresses that often surface as a result of cancer and its treatment.

The Department of Psychosocial Resources, through a team of trained professionals in psychiatry, psychology and social work, help patients and their families cope with the emotional, psychological and social stresses that often surface as a result of cancer and its treatment.  The team is available to patients from the moment of diagnosis onward. 

Services include:

Individual, couple and family counselling

Coping with reactions to cancer

  • Addressing family issues
  • Confronting practical issues
  • Exploring personal issues 

Resource counselling for cancer survivors

  • three specially trained social workers called Resource counsellors help patients with their resource needs and deliver a weekly class for patients which includes infomation on how to get help for your financial and practical needs.

Contact Details

Tom Baker Cancer Centre

This facility provides a range of healthcare services for people with cancer. There's no emergency department at this location.

Facility Address
1331 29 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta
T2N 4N2
Telephone
403-355-3207 (Appointments / Booking)
Fax
403-355-3206
Email
calgarypsychosocial@albertahealthservices.ca
Getting There

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Hours of Operation
Facility Hours of Operation

Hours of Operation are for the Main Reception of the Tom Baker Cancer Centre. Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Statuatory Holidays.

Access
Service Providers May Include
psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers
Eligibility

Cancer patients and their families.

Service Access

Patients can self refer or be referred by their doctor or nurse.

Patients can call for appointment or to register for classes.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
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