Over the years I have written and collaborated on several published journal articles related to cancer focusing on existential distress, pain, and suffering.
LeMay, K., Wilson, K. G., Buenger, U., Jarvis, V., Fitzgibbon, E., Bhimji, K. et al. (in press). Fear of Pain in Patients with Advanced Cancer or in Patients with Chronic Noncancer Pain . Clinical Journal of Pain.
LeMay, K., Wilson, K. G. (2008) Treatment of existential distress in life threatening illness: A review of manualized interventions. Clinical Psychology Review, 28. 472-93.
Wilson, K. G., Chochinov, H. M., McPherson, C. J., LeMay, K., Allard, P., Chary, S. et al. (2007). Suffering with Advanced Cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 25, 1691-1697.
Wilson, K.G., Kelley M.L., McPherson, C.J., Chochinov H.M., & LeMay, K. (May, 2006). Facing death from cancer at different ages. Presented at the annual conference of the Canadian Association for Psycho-Oncology, Montreal, Quebec.
LeMay, K., Wilson, K. G., McKim, D. A., & Sevigny, E. (2004, June). Pain in advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Presented at the 65th annual meeting of the Canadian Psychological Association, St. John’s Newfoundland. Canadian Psychology, 45, 141.
LeMay, K., Wilson, G., Jarvis, V., Buenger, U., & Fitzgibbon, E. (2006, June). Catastrophizing and fear of pain in patients with chronic malignant and non-malignant pain. Presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Psychological Association, Ottawa.
Wilson, K.; Matousek, R.H.; Chochinov, H.M.; McPherson, C.J.; & Lemay, K. Panic attacks in patients receiving palliative care for cancer (June 2007). Presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Psychological Association, Ottawa.