Breast cancer is not only the second most prevalent type of cancer but also most frequent cause of cancer deaths in women. Psychological problems like depression, anxiety, poor self image and use of unhealthy coping strategies affect quality of life of breast cancer patient. Having breast cancer is almost certain to affect the people close to you, whether it’s a partner, your children or your friends. Most people vividly remember how they felt when they were told they had breast cancer. Whatever your initial feelings, you may go on to experience many different emotions over time. successful treatment options are available to deal with breast cancer, pain and suffering associated with available treatment modalities is significant. Chronic, persistent pain acts as an additional stressor for a person already suffering from many psychological, social and medical stressors.