Webinar: The Psychosocial Needs of Young Adults

Welcome to the next presentation in the 2019 Brain Tumour Webinar Series.

The 2019 Brain Tumour Webinar Series will feature various webinars throughout the year, which will include topics around research, treatment, advance care planning, young adults living with a brain tumour, personal stories from brain tumour survivors and caregivers, and more. These webinars will replace the English Brain Tumour National Conference.
 

Please note:
 

  • All presentations will run from 2:00pm EST – 2:45pm EST
  • All presentations will be free
  • Presentations may be added periodically. Check this page for updates.
  • You must register for each webinar separately
  • All presentations will be recorded and uploaded to Online Learning.
     

Wednesday, June 12, 2019


Presenter: 
Emily Drake, PhD Student, Faculty of Health, Dalhousie University
Presentation Title: The Psychosocial Needs of Young Adults
 
Presentation Description: This presentation will highlight the unique needs of young adult patients and survivors. It will also describe relevant resources and online communities available. 
 
Learning Objectives:

  • Review the unique needs of young adults
  • Describe the available resources for young adults
  • Highlight relevant social media communities

We apologise for the technical difficulties with the webinar today! Here is the recording of the webinar:

 

 

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