Dr. Silva Echavarría Dussot is a specialist in the area of Psycho-oncology has been working with adult and children cancer patients as well as their families since 2007.
iTAcC provides psychological assistance to cancer patients from the very first diagnosis onwards. The objective is to help the patient cope with the shock, and assimilate the diagnosis along with their family members. The patient is accompanied throughout the different stages of the disease to help handle the fear of treatment, to express their feelings to those around them which include explaining the illness to others, fear of treatment, assimilate changes in physical appearance and even assume his or her role as a survivor.
Dr. Echavarría Dussot is trilingual and sees patients in Spanish, French and English.