Mohammed Shoiab will be presenting a session ‘Culture and Pain’ at the October pain self management course. Further details and booking http://bit.ly/2IDhRMC – early bird rate still available!
During the 2.5hr session Shoiab will cover topics including:
What is culture
Why is it important
What is pain, from a cultural perspective
The literature on the influence of culture and pain
Theory to clinical practice
A great addition to the training programme! Don’t miss this great opportunity to hear Shoiab (Presented at the World Congress of Physiotherapy 2019)
Already done an ESC course but would like to attend this session only? Email email@example.com for details and to be added to our waiting list.
Live Well with Pain This great new website for clinicans working with people with long term pain is now up and running with a great range of evidence based advice and resourses. Useful help on explaining pain, engaging people in self management, and managing medication.
A very useful newsletter containing some primary care experiences of pain management and practical ideas on supporting self management and reduction of opioids.
Really pleased to be able to recommend this great little book from Dr Frances Cole for people with long term pain. Written in an accessible and friendly style with plenty of real-life examples to illustrate and inspire this pocket-sized book provides information on the knowledge and skills people need to live well with their persistent pain condition. There is a useful list of resources at the back of the book for people who want to find out more or seek further support. The book is available on Amazon as both a hard copy and Kindle edition http://amzn.to/2n27V1d
An excellent new resource from Pete Moore and the Pain Toolkit team for people with long term pain and those who care for them .
Healthtalk.org is a helpful website to offer to people wanting to know more about a health condition including persistent pain on http://www.healthtalk.org/peoples-experiences/long-term-conditions/chronic-pain/topics
Would you like to understand how mindfulness can help people manage their persistent pain, stress or other long term health condition? Breathworks runs some great courses both for healthcare professionals and people with health problems. Check out their website here: http://www.breathworks-mindfulness.org.uk/