Some couples are confronted with exceptionally difficult life events, and their capacity to mutually support each other throughout these circumstances is crucial for their well-being. Having to face one’s child disease is an undoubtedly difficult situation, and challenges faced by these families are numerous. Nonetheless, very few studies have examined the couple reality of parents facing the cancer of their child. Thus, we hope to better understand the way partners handle such situations, and the impacts on conjugal and individual well-being.
The purpose of this study is to understand the individual and conjugal factors that contribute to the adaptation and the well-being of couples facing the cancer of their child, as well as the impact of illness on couple relationship.
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