Distributor:  The Fanlight Collection
Length:  23 minutes
Date:  1991
Genre:  Expository
Language:  English
Grade level: College/Adult/Professional
Color/BW:  Color
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Not Just a Cancer Patient

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Perspectives of teens undergoing cancer treatment.

Not Just a Cancer Patient

Focusing on several articulate teens undergoing treatment, this video helps nurses, physicians, social workers and psychologists understand the needs and feelings of this engaging and very special population, in order to improve communication, increase patients' involvement in their own treatment, and give them a greater sense of control.

'This video demystifies the adolescent cancer experience while emphasizing the importance of open, honest and direct communication.' -Jamie Ostroff, PhD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center


Awards

** Gold Apple, National Educational Film Festival

Citation

Main credits

Brenman, Jana Levenson (film producer)
Brenman, Jana Levenson (film director)
Clancy, Jack (narrator)

Other credits

Camera & editing, Tom Hill.


Distributor credits

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Jana Levenson Brenman and Tom Hill

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Jana Levenson Brenman and Tom Hill

Docuseek2 subjects

Youth Issues
Cancer
Nursing Education

Distributor subjects

Adolescence
Cancer / Oncology
Fanlight Collection
Healthcare

Keywords

documentary ; film; video; health care; healthcare; illness; disease; patient; nurse; nursing; doctor; medicine; physician; hospital; teen; teenager; ; "Not Just a Cancer Patient"; The Fanlight Collection

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