Association of Pediatric Oncology Social Workers

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About APOSW

Mission Statement

To advance pediatric psychosocial oncology care through clinical social work practice, research, advocacy, education, and program development.

APOSW Goals

  • To advocate and develop policies nationally and internationally that will enhance the lives of children with cancer and their families
  • To provide clinical interventions and develop programs that will enrich the lives of children with cancer and their families
  • To collaborate with related organizations to achieve the purposes and goals of the Association and the psychosocial needs of patients and their families
  • To promote the professional and ethical standards of pediatric oncology social work
  • To advance the psychosocial well being of patients and their families by conducting/developing research in pediatric oncology
  • To conduct evidenced based practice that will enhance the quality of life of children with cancer and their families
  • To cultivate communication thorough education and networking with the childhood cancer community

 

 

 

 


 

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If you are a pediatric oncology social worker or a non social work professional who shares in the APOSW mission, we cordially invite you to join us.


 

 

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