Integrating Behavioral Medicine for Pain into Your Care Plan: A Workshop for Psychologists

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This is a virtual event, accessible online and over the phone. Access instructions will be provided after registration.

Description

Research suggests that up to 2/3 of psychologists report a need for training in behavioral medicine for pain. This workshop provides a high-level foundational overview of the role of psychology in the experience and treatment of pain. The workshop covers evidence-based behavioral pain medicine principles, reviews high yield therapeutic targets to assess and address, provides case-based learning, and patient and clinician resources.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the role of psychology in the experience of pain.
  • List one factor that is common to all evidence-based behavioral pain treatments.
  • Acquire patient and clinician resources.

 

Presenter

Beth Darnall, PhD

Dr. Darnall is Associate Professor at Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine. Dr. Darnall is principal investigator for large NIH and PCORI-funded multi-site clinical trials that broadly investigate behavioral medicine strategies for acute and chronic pain, and voluntary patient-centered prescription opioid reduction. She has authored/co-authored 5 books for patients and clinicians. She creates and investigates brief, scalable, accessible and digital treatments for acute and chronic pain.

In 2018 she briefed the U.S. Congress on the opioid and pain crises, and in 2019 provided invited testimony to the FDA on iatrogenic harms from forced opioid tapering. Her work has been featured in Scientific American, NPR Radio, BBC Radio, and Nature. In 2018 she spoke on the psychology of pain relief at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Twitter: @BethDarnall.

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Psychological Treatments for Patients With Chronic Pain

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Get 35% off Dr. Darnall’s book Psychological Treatments for Patients With Chronic Pain when you enroll in this webinar by June 10, 2020. Discount code will be provided via email upon purchase.

Continuing Education

Credits:
1.5 CE
Level:
Any
Production Date:
06/10/2020

Options

Price: $50.00

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