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The Erasure of Individuals with Chronic Pain

I want to discuss the Center of Disease Control’s new guidelines for the dispensing of pain medication, its hypocrisy, and doing so using an “interview” I had with a good friend (I will call them Jo) who I’ve worked with the past two years who has suffered from Multiple Sclerosis for over a decade. 723 more words


Coping with Medical/Physical Disability as a Couple

In a recent session with a couple I was reminded of the importance of focusing on the CAN DO things in our lives. The couple was attempting to adjust to a medical condition that the husband was facing and all of the resulting individual and relational consequences that sprung up in the marriage. 986 more words