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Training for Chronic Pain Support Group Leaders

A 2 day training program to help professionals/peer leaders work with people with chronic pain and their families in a group setting

February 25-26, 2017 Tucson, Arizona

This 2 day training program is designed to train professionals/peer leaders to work with people with chronic pain and their families in a group setting

  • Empower your group members to utilize their own internal healing abilities
  • Understand the psychosocial stages of pain and grief
  • Learn the Pain Connection group model
  • Incorporate complementary health approaches
  • Develop Treatment Tree Plan and Relapse Prevention Plan

TAILORED TO MEET THE NEEDS OF SUPPORT GROUP LEADERS

Tools and skills that participants will take away:

  • Gentle Movement
  • Cognitive Reframing
  • Relaxation Response
  • Acupressure
  • Self-massage
  • Breathing Techniques
  • Guided Imagery

Dates:

Saturday, February 25    10 a.m. 5 p.m.
Sunday, February 26      9 a.m. 3 p.m.

Location: Doubletree Hotel, 5335 E Broadway Boulevard, Tucson AZ 85711

Cost: $375. Includes "Making the Invisible Visible Chronic Pain Manual for Health Care Professionals" manual, guided Imagery CD and worksheets. Early registration fee $350 by January 30, 2017. Payment must be made in full before first class.

Please fill out the Support Group Leader Application and mail completed form along with resume, a copy of licensure and malpractice insurance to address below, if applicable.

To register call 800-910-0664 or send your completed application to (fax) 800-910-6951, gwenn@painconnection.org or info@uspainfoundation.org.