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Practices to manage mental health during different stages of AML (part 2: treatment and recovery)

Vanessa Marais

March 23, 2023

In preparation for AML World Awareness Day 2023, Know AML spoke to Vanessa Marais (Stellenbosch, ZA), a clinical psychologist specializing in oncology.

Vanessa discusses some of the practices she believes can help manage a patient's mental health throughout their AML journey. Vanessa suggests that “when you are discharged, set yourself some realistic goals for each day.”