Case study: Improving psychosocial support in paediatric oncology

A spotlight on supportive care by Sokhna Ndiaye

Sokhna Ndiaye is a psychotherapist, who trained in the United States before returning to her birthplace of Senegal to work in both psychiatric and clinical settings. Currently, she manages the Psychological Support Programme in the Paediatric Oncology Unit at University Hospital Aristide Le Dantec.

 In 2015, Sokhna Ndiaye completed a UICC fellowship in the United States. She visited three facilities to grow her knowledge about paediatric psycho-oncology through shadowing a number of health workers for multiple hours to multiple days.

Resource Information
Type of Resource: 
Case Study
Author: 
Sokhna Ndiaye
Publish Date: 
7 May 2018
Language: 
English
Location: 
Senegal
Last update: 
Friday 7 June 2019
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