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Our Publications

Professionals caring for parents with a serious illness might find a number of PACT’s publications helpful. In addition to PACT’s publications, you may also want to visit other resources on our site, a section that provides a sampling of other helpful sources of information for both patients and professionals.

Books

Rauch PK, Muriel AC. Raising an Emotionally Healthy Child When a Parent is Sick. New York (NY): McGraw-Hill; 2006.

Prince J, Bostic J, Russell K. Handbook of Pediatric Psychopharmacology. Humana Press. Under contract.

Online journal articles

Moore CW, Mankey VL. When a patient's parent has cancer: the pediatrician's role. Contemporary Pediatrics. 2010.

Russell K, Liu H, Jellinek M. Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children. Epocrates Online; 23 July 2008 [updated 2009, 2010]. Available from: https://online.epocrates.com.

Journal articles

Aram S, Russell K, Potter M. The Twilight Series. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2009:48(7):771-3.

Russell K, Stevens J, Stern T. Insulin Overdose Among Patients with Diabetes: A Readily Available Means of Suicide. J Clin Psychiatry 2009:11(suppl).

Prince J, Russell K, Bostic J. Diagnosis and Pharmacotherapy of ADHD and Comorbid Psychiatric Disorders. Psychiatric Times 2008(3):7-11.

Fasciano KM, Berman H, Moore C, Defrino B, Jameson R, Kennedy V, Golant M When a parent has cancer: A community based program for school personnel. Psycho-oncology. 2007;16(2):158–167.

Rauch PK. You are only as happy as your most unhappy child. Editorial. Journal of the American Psycho Oncology Society. 2007;16(2):99–100.

Wittman C, Moore C, Sayres van Niel M, Noam G. Prolonged mourning in a fifteen year old girl. Harvard Review of Psychiatry. 2007;15(6):301-311.

Moore CW, Rauch PK. Addressing parenting concerns of bone marrow transplant patients: opening (and closing) Pandora’s box. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2006;38(12):775–782.

Swick SD, Rauch P. Children Facing the Death of a Parent: The Experiences of a Parent Guidance Program at the MGH Cancer Center. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2006;15(3):779–794.

Muriel AC. Learning to bear witness. J Palliat Med. 2004;7(5):720–722.

Rauch PK, Muriel AC. The importance of parenting concerns among patients with cancer. Crit Rev Oncol Hematol. 2004;49(1):37–42.

Muriel AC, Rauch PK. Suggestions for patients on how to talk with children about a parent’s cancer. J Support Oncol. 2003;1(2):143–145.

Rauch PK, Muriel AC, Cassem NH. Parents With Cancer: Who’s Looking After the Children? J Clin Oncol. 2003;21(9):(Suppl):117–121.

Rauch P, Arnold R. Fast facts and concepts #47. What do I tell the children? J Palliat Med. 2002;5(5):740–741.

Rauch PK, Muriel AC, Cassem NH. Parents with cancer: who’s looking after the children? J Clin Oncol. 2002;20(21):4399–4402.

Rauch PK. Comment: supporting the child within the family. J Clin Ethics. 2000;11(2):169–170.

Rauch PK. Helping the Children Cope When a Parent Has Cancer. Primary Care & Cancer. 1999;19:6–8.

Chapters

Russell K, Rauch P. Parenting with Cancer. In: Reproductive Health and Cancer in Young Adults. Springer: in press.

Moore CW, Pengelly M, Rauch PK. Communicating with children when a parent is dying. In: Handbook of Communication in Cancer and Palliative Care. Eds: Kissane D, Bultz B, Butow P & Finlay I. New York: Oxford University Press; 2010. p. 557-572.

Moore CW, Rauch PK. Addressing the needs of children when a parent has cancer. In: Psycho-oncology. Ed: Holland JC. Oxford University Press; 2010.

Becker A, Israel E, Russell K.  Patients with Eating Disorders. In: Handbook of General Hospital Psychiatry (6th ed).  Eds:  Stern T, Fricchione T, Cassem N. Mosby: 2009.

Mankey VL, Rauch PK. The challenges of parenting during survivorship: a clinician's guide. In: Medical and Psychosocial Care of the Cancer Survivor. Ed: Miller K. Boston (MA): Jones and Bartlett Publishers;2009.

Russell K, Rauch P. Consultation to Parents with Serious Medical Illness: Parenting at a Challenging Time. In Handbook of General Hospital Psychiatry (6th ed). Eds: Stern T, Fricchione T, Cassem N.  Mosby: 2009.

Moore CW, Rauch P. The child and the death of a loved one. In: Current Pediatric Therapy. Eds: Burg F, Ingelfinger J, Polin R, Gershon A.  W.B. Saunders Company; 2006: 233–236.

Muriel AC, Rauch PK. Supporting Parents with Cancer: Screening and Psycho-education. In: Quick Reference for Oncology Clinicians: The Psychiatric and psychological dimensions of cancer symptom management.  Eds: Holland JC, Greenberg DB, Hughes MK.  IPOS Press; 2006.

Greenberg D, Vitagliano H, Pirl W, Abrams A, Muriel AC, Rauch PK.  The Evolution of the Psychiatric Role in Oncology. In: MGH Handbook of General Hospital Psychiatry.  Eds: Stern T, Fricchione G, Cassem N, Jellinek M, Rosenbaum J. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby-Elsevier;2004.

Muriel AC. Delivering the News. In: Facing Cancer: A Complete Guide for People with Cancer, Their Families, and Caregivers. Eds: Stern T, Sekeres M. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill; 2004: 55–61.

Ohye B, Moore C, Braaten E. Becoming a mother: A psychobiosocial transition in a woman's life. In: The complete guide to mental health for women. Eds: Slater L, Henderson Daniel J, Banks AE. Boston: Beacon Press; 2003. p. 18-30.

Rauch PK, Durant S. Helping Children Cope with a Parent’s Cancer. In: Facing Cancer: A Complete Guide for People with Cancer, Their Families, and Caregivers. Eds: Stern T, Sekeres M.  New York: McGraw-Hill Professional; 2003:125–136.

Rauch PK, Muriel AC. Delivering the News. In: Facing Cancer: A Complete Guide for People with Cancer, Their Families and Caregivers.  Eds: Stern T, Sekeres M.  New York: McGraw-Hill Professional. 2003:55–62.

Rauch PK, Abrams A.  Death of a Child. In: Saunders Manual of Pediatric Practice. Ed: Finberg L. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Company; 2001; 201–202.

Rauch PK.  Death of a Parent. In: Saunders Manual of Pediatric Practice.  Ed: Finberg L. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Company; 2001; 198–200.

Rauch PK.  A Death in the Family. In: Saunders Manual of Pediatric Practice. Ed: Finberg L.  Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Company; 1998; 177–179.

Conference presentations

Bradbury AR, Patrick-Miller LJ, Tuchman L, Moore C, Rauch P, Sands CB, Schmidheiser H, Daly MB.  Knowledge and perceptions of breast cancer risk in adolescent girls at high risk and population risk for breast cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2010: 28(15S):e12037.

Moore CW, Baer L, Park ER, Kornblith AB, Prigerson H, Pirl W, Ing J, Babcock R, Rauch PK, Muriel AC. The Parenting Concerns Questionnaire: Scale Development, Properties and Utility. Psycho-Oncology. 2010: 19(S2):A451.

Moore CW, Rauch PK, Ing JL, Babcock R, Muriel AC. The Parenting Concerns Questionnaire: Psychometric Properties of a New Scale for Adults with Cancer. Psycho-Oncology. 2010: 19(S1):S50.

Muriel AC, Moore C, Baer L, Park ER, Kornblith AB, Prigerson H, Pirl W, Ing J, Babcock R, Rauch P. Psychosocial Distress and Parenting Concerns among Adults with Cancer.  Psycho-Oncology. 2010: 19(S2):A470.

Moore CW, Muriel AC, Beiser ME, Pirl WF, Rauch PK. Parenting concerns among adult cancer patients: A pilot study. Psychooncology. 2006;15(S1):S47.

Moore CW, Muriel AC, Pirl WF, Beiser ME, Rauch PK. Adult cancer patients as parents: What do oncologists and primary care providers know? Psychooncology. 2005;14(1):S58.

Pirl WF, Muriel A, Beiser M, Moore C. Comparison survey of oncology and primary care providers on psychosocial distress. Psychosomatics. 2005;46:164.

Pirl WF, Muriel AC, Beiser M, Moore CW. Differences between primary care and oncology providers in managing depression. Psychooncology. 2005;14(1)(suppl):S7.

Muriel AC, Beiser, ME, Durant S, Moore CW, Swick S, Rauch PK. Referrals to a new consultation service for parents with cancer. Psychosomatics. 2004.

Pirl W, Muriel AC, Beiser M, Moore CW. Differences between primary care and oncology providers in managing depression. Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine. 2004.

Muriel AC, Rauch PK. A pilot parent guidance program for parents with cancer. Psychooncology. 2003;12(4):(suppl):S151.