Management of Depression and Anxiety in Cancer


For nearly a decade, de Souza Institute has been offering continuing professional development courses to healthcare professionals, to enhance their knowledge and competency and give them tools to provide the best possible cancer and/or palliative care. With online course offerings, participants can start at any time, from anywhere! Join over 10,000 healthcare professionals who have learned with de Souza.

IPOS Members receive 10% off until Nov 1 on the below course with a coupon code. To receive the coupon code, please email [email protected]

“This course has received positive feedback and is led by one of our IPOS members who has been engaged in both research and guideline development for depression”–Dr. Mary Jane Esplen, Executive Director de Souza Institute, Professor, Dept of Psychiatry, U of Toronto

The Management of Depression and Anxiety in Cancer course was authored by Dr. Madeline Li. This course consists of six online modules and offers 11.5 CME learning hours. It includes recommendations from the 2015 Pan-Canadian Practice Guidelines (http://www.capo.ca/). Using self-directed learning and interactive activities, the course provides an in-depth review of the bio-psycho-social etiology and pathophysiology of anxiety and depression in cancer; clinical pearls and video demonstrations on how to assess risk of immediate harm; clinical pathway based on distress severity; and psychosocial and pharmacological treatment options.

Visit the course webpage for additional details, including accreditation information.

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