Integrating psychological support and physical activity interventions in cancer care

At the United Kingdom Oncology Nursing Society (UKONS) Annual Conference 2015, Margaret Oakes, Specialist Counselling Psychologist at Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Bracknell, UK, and Kevin Johnson, Physical Activity Lead at Macmillan Cancer Support, London, UK, discuss the role of physical activity for people living with and beyond cancer and the rationale for psychological skills training for Physical Activity Specialists to improve the management of psychological distress associated with cancer and cancer treatment.