Priority from the Teenage and Young Adult Cancer PSP

UNCERTAINTY: At the end of treatment and during long term follow up, what support services improve psychological well-being, social functioning and mental health?
Overall ranking This was one of the 20 questions at the workshop that fell outside of the Top 10. These were not ranked in any order of priority
JLA question ID 0060/20
Explanatory note Late physical effects of therapies are well documented, but we know less about which young people might be left with psychological issues such as anxiety, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), or depression.  As a result we know less about how to support these young people. 

None identified

Health Research Classification System category Cancer
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples What sort of support do TYA's really benefit from at the End of Treatment ~ End of Treatment: what additional psycho social supports are needed to support young people following treatment? ~ How do we support young people in recovery in the long term? ~ What support would be useful for patients after cancer? ~ What are the three most important ways young people can be supported to integrate back into their peer group? ~ When should the formal cancer support structures end and when should they remain? 
Submitted by 7 x health professionals ~ 4 x patients ~ 2 x parent/carers 
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0060
PSP name Teenage and Young Adult Cancer
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP. 185  (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
Date of priority setting workshop 19 January 2018