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Truce: A group program for young people who have a parent with cancer

Truce uses Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and helps you deal with difficult thoughts and feelings, better communicate with others (especially family) and live your life based on your values. 

CanTeen has a free program called Truce that aims to help young people cope better with having a parent or caregiver with cancer.

What's involved?

Seeking participants for this seven-week face-to-face group program.

Groups run throughout Australia at different times of the year. An online version conducted by videoconference is also available.

Eligibility

You may be eligible to participate in this study if you are:

  • aged between 14 and 22 and have a parent or caregiver with cancer?

How to participate

If you are interested in assisting with this important and exciting area of research, please visit the Truce website or contact the CanTeen research team on 1800 243 007 or by email.