Sarah Daniels

Sarah Daniels

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Sarah Daniels is a specialist in the Child Life Program, part of the Psychosocial Services at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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Adolescents and young adults approach a cancer diagnosis differently than young children or older adults. That means clinicians, partners and parents have to change the way they interact with them.

Three things for parents and clinicians to know about adolescents and young adults with cancer

Posted by Sarah Daniels | Apr 10, 2021

AYA diagnosed with cancer are just like any other teen or twenty-something. They have vocational aspirations, are working to develop a strong sense of self, have struggles with their body image and want to distinguish themselves from their caregivers. But these processes can become that much more difficult to navigate when an AYA must also learn to cope with a cancer diagnosis.

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Teens and twenties: St. Jude aims to improve psychosocial well-being of adolescents and young adults with cancer

Teens and Twenties: St. Jude aims to improve psychosocial well-being of adolescents and young adults with cancer

Posted by Sarah Daniels | Jan 28, 2020

Teens have unique psychosocial needs: Read how clinicians and support staff are meeting those needs for teens and young adults who have cancer.

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