Short Course 04 – James Keyes, PhD, Psych – Brief Treatment of Chronic Pain
Clinicians need to know basic approaches to assist patients with Chronic Pain who present for care. In this seminar, a conceptual overview will provide a framework for brief intervention, as well as then practicing specific experiential interventions to help patients improve coping and feel better.
- Determine that they have a framework with which to evaluate a patient’s functioning, who complains of chronic pain, and can co-create a brief treatment plan with the patient using evidence based approaches.
- Utilize specific approaches used to assist in brief interventions for chronic pain management.