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Who can do Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Rehabilitation?

I have heard many discussions about scopes of practice: the main concern as far as I can see is of people who are trained to work mainly with the body perhaps stepping out of scope to work with thoughts, beliefs, and emotions. 844 more words

Pain Management

More than something to blame when the treatment doesn't work

A friend of mine told me that during her physiotherapy training when they discussed “psychosocial” factors it was usually in the context of explaining why a treatment didn’t work.  1,400 more words

Chronic Pain

Those who expect moments of change to be comfortable and free of conflict have not learned their history ~ Joan Wallach Scott

I’ve been touring North America – Chicago, Toronto, Edmonton and Vancouver. As I’ve toured I’ve been listening to the stories of change and insight as different professions review their contributions to effective pain treatment. 1,169 more words

Therapeutic Approaches