Event Type: Webinar
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July 15, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm
At your computer/device
Chronic Pain Explained
With an estimated 50 million people in the US dealing with chronic pain, you or someone you know is probably struggling right now.
If you like straightforward explanations, illustrated teachings, and detailed case studies, then you’ll love this live webinar on how to understand and manage chronic pain. You will learn the latest in neuroscience and gain an understanding of how the nervous system becomes over sensitive, turning acute pain into chronic pain.
The course will provide an easy-to-understand overview of the central nervous system using creative illustrations to convey complex topics. Specific examples of individuals who struggle with chronic pain will be used throughout the presentation to provide real life examples of the pain neuroscience and the strategies of pain management. Walk away with clear, actionable steps that you or a loved one can begin using immediately to help manage pain more effectively and start to get back to normal life.
This webinar is only available at the scheduled date and time.
Instructor: Evan Parks, Psy.D, is a clinical psychologist on staff at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital in Grand Rapids, MI. He is the author of the book Chronic Pain Rehabilitation: Active Pain Management to Help You Get Back to the Life you Love. He is also a contributor to Psychology Today, writing the blog “Pain Rehabilitation.”
Class details are subject to change.