Past Events

Wednesday
September
13
2017
11:00AM

Opioid medications, surgery and many other ‘traditional’ medical interventions are ineffective and possibly harmful when used to treat CNCP. Inadequately treated acute pain can lead to an amplification of the pain system known as central sensitization. 

Monday
August
14
2017
4:00PM

Motor vehicle crashes are recognized as an important cause of death and disability worldwide. There is increasing knowledge of factors associated with recovery and these are largely psychosocial in nature, with some biological aspects. 

Tuesday
August
8
2017
11:00AM

Dr Patricia Poulin will discuss recent research on the role mindfulness can play in managing pain intensity, pain catastrophising, and depression for cancer survivors living with chronic neuropathi

Wednesday
July
12
2017
12:00PM - 1:00PM

Frustration. Anger. Sadness. Anxiety. These are common emotions in the chronic pain experience. As health care providers, we must often navigate strong emotions in sessions with our patients.

Wednesday
July
5
2017
11:00AM - 12:00PM

Pain is universal to human existence, yet it can go awry, as the case of chronic pain makes clear. One in five Canadians experiences chronic pain.

Monday
June
19
2017
4:00PM

It is well recognized that interpersonal relationships play an important role in the management of chronic pain.

Sunday
June
11
2017
8:00AM

Daily movement is vital to improving the quality of life for people living with pain.

Wednesday
June
7
2017
11:00AM

Dr. Bertram discusses the prevelance of chronic pain amoung indigenious people and the increased burdens they endure due to inequity and misrepresentation they face when seeking help. ​

Tuesday
June
6
2017
12:00PM

This webinar is a chance for curious health care professionals to "Ask an Acupuncturist" any burning questions about acupuncture for people in pain.

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Sunday
June
4
2017
10:00AM