42 - In this Together: Breast Cancer and the Couple
Sunday, April 5, 2020
2:40 PM – 3:10 PM
Location: Forum 106 - 108
1. How is the couple relationship impacted by the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer? 2. What is the role of communication in the couple relationship? 3. Why is it important to discuss sexual changes with oncology care providers? 4. What can be done to address issues raised by the woman/her partner ?
Describe alterations to sexual functioning after treatment for breast cancer
Highlight how these changes affect both the woman and her partner
Encourage communication between the couple as well as between the woman and her treatment team