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Programs & Services


Psychosocial Oncology

Psychosocial Oncology is a department of professionals from psychology, social work, spiritual care, nurses, and psychiatry, specializing in cancer care.

This service provides help for patients and their family with coping with the stress that often comes with a cancer diagnosis and treatment. Taking care of your emotional, social, spiritual and practical well-being is an important part of your treatment plan and coping.
We are a part of your oncology treatment team. We offer different types of programs and services to support your wellbeing;

  • Individual, couple and family counselling
  • Professionally-led support groups
  • Practical support for your finances and other basic needs
  • Classes and programs

Availability of programs and services changes depending on the cancer centre.

Services may be available via telephone / video online.

Contact Details

Tom Baker Cancer Centre

Address
1331 29 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta
T2N 4N2
Telephone
403-355-3207
Email
calgarypsychosocial@ahs.ca
Getting There

Parking available

Parking map

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer patient navigators, drug access coordinators, indigenous cancer patient navigators, psychiatrists, psychologists, sexual health consultants, social workers, spiritual care counsellors
Eligibility

Service Targets to:

  • 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
Service Locations