These sessions will equip participants with knowledge on the efficacy of pain psychology interventions in light of the changing healthcare environment. The session will highlight special applications of pain psychology such as brief interventions and group based treatments.
Where the Past Meets the Future: Pain Psychology in a Changing World
Judith Schman, PhD
Just the Facts, Ma’am: A Broad Overview of Evidence-Based Pain Psychology Treatments
Alison M. Vargovich, PhD
- Demonstrate increased knowledge of the evidence supporting pain psychology interventions.
- Deliver brief interventions based in the science of pain psychology.
- Develop, implement and deliver group interventions that can be tailored for various complexities and types of pain.