Hamilton Health Sciences
Supportive Care

Mental Health Services

For many patients with cancer, the experience can be very difficult.  Patients may experience:

  • A low mood
  • Problems sleeping
  • Tearfulness
  • Anxious feelings
  • Panic attacks
  • Difficulty making decisions
  • Feeling hopeless
The Clinical Nurse Specialist and Psychiatrist provide services to patients experiencing these kinds of difficulties.

For a referral to mental health services, please speak with your primary oncology team. If you have general inquiries about mental health services at the Juravinski Cancer Centre, please call Supportive Care at extension 64315.

Hamilton Health Sciences • Hamilton, Ontario • 905.521.2100