March 1, 2019

Ongoing self-paced course

Online course for health care providers

Pain Foundations is an online course designed to address the challenges faced by health care providers of all disciplines when assessing and treating people living with chronic pain. This course will enable health care providers to:

  • Identify and recognize the underlying symptoms of acute and chronic pain from a biopsychosocial perspective
  • Use tools to monitor the biopsychosocial impact on the patient and to reassess their pain management plan
  • Implement non-pharmacological strategies to create a holistic treatment plan for people living with pain
  • Learn to empower the patient to self-manage their own pain

Course details

  • Course launch date: Course launched March 2019. Registration is open to all health care providers in BC.
  • Cost: Free for health care providers in BC. Pricing structure pending for other geographical locations.

Register for Pain Foundations by filling out the form below. Please note that registering does not commit you to purchasing the course.

For more information on accessing the course, please read this document.


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Funding for this program is provided by the Government of B.C.