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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.