A Behavioral Medicine Approach to Treating the Patient with Persistent Pain Home Study (3 CEs)

A Behavioral Medicine Approach to Treating the Patient with Persistent Pain Home Study (3 CEs) Recorded Webinar

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention approximately 50 million American adults, 20.4 % of the U.S. adult population has chronic pain. The opioid crisis has necessitated fining other ways of managing pain than through the use of medications alone. In this workshop we will explore the phenomenon of persistent pain and strategies for dealing with both the sensory and affective components of pain. A variety of interventions from different psychological models will be introduced. The course will be Experiential as well as Didactic to ensure that the attendees learn some of the strategies directly through experiencing rather than just talking about various techniques and strategies that will be shared

session: 9930