Faculty Members

Dr. Ceinwen E Cumming

Clinical Professor

Department of Oncology

Division of Palliative Care Medicine
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About Me

Dr. Ceinwen E. Cumming is a staff psychologist in the Department of Psychosocial and Spiritual Resources at the Westmount location of the Cross Cancer Institute, and Clinical Professor in the Department of Oncology within the Faculty of Medicine. She is also an Adjunct Professor within the Faculty of Education at the University of Alberta. Dr. Cumming has clinical, teaching, and research responsibilities. She also undertakes the routine duties of a staff psychologist in a psychosocial oncology setting.  Individual, couple, and family counseling with patients and family members form a major part of the workload. Dr. Cumming is involved in clinical program evaluation and research in psychosocial oncology. At the University, Dr. Cumming has research, thesis supervision and teaching responsibilities.

 

Clinical Interests
Cognitive Therapy in Psychosocial Oncology
Clinical Ethics
Patient Education


Research

Program Evaluation Research
Health-related Quality of Life