january, 2018

11jan(jan 11)8:00 am(jan 11)8:00 amBehavioral Treatment of Chronic Pain : Evidence-BasedEvidence-Based Techniques to Move People from Hurt to Hope

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Event Details

Conference Summary

Behavioral Treatment of Chronic Pain : Evidence-Based Techniques to Move People from Hurt to Hope is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Jan 11, 2018 at Hilton Madison Monona Terrace, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America.

The target audience for this medical event is Social Workers, Psychologists, Counselors, Addiction Counselors, Occupational Therapists, Psychotherapists, Marriage and Family Therapists, Case Managers, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Other Helping Professionals. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.25 Credits.

Course Description :

The midst of a nationwide push to treat chronic pain and address our out of control opioid prescribing. At least 1/3 of the people we treat are dealing with this condition, yet most of us are ill-prepared to address this with skill and expertise. The CDC recently published recommendations for the treatment of chronic pain, specifically highlighting behavioral treatment as an approach that should be tried before opioids are prescribed.

witnessing a devastating public health crisis that is ruining individual’s lives, tearing up families, and ripping through communities. We need to arm ourselves with the skills needed to offer our clients evidence-based behavioral interventions that will help them live healthy and productive lives.

Come to this interactive and cutting-edge training and learn creative tools and techniques to transform your practice. Learn powerful mindfulness interventions and motivational interviewing techniques to move your clients towards behavior change. Master the four pain-changing CBT tools. You will leave with the skills and confidence to provide practical and life-changing help to help people move out of chronic pain and into active, healthy, and meaningful lives.

Course Objectives are : 

• Connect pain and its emotional aspects.
• Communicate the chronic pain cycle.
• Specify the risks of opioid medications.
• Determine pain experience factors in the psychological, physical, social, and behavioral realms.
• Establish the ability to assess people to determine the impact of their chronic pain.
• Utilize effective components of the behavioral treatment of chronic pain.

Time

(Thursday) 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Organizer

Madison9 E Wilson St Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America


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