MSP129 Chronic Pain Management Mini Series

£197.00 (+VAT)

12 months access to recordings and course materials is included. Please note that these are webinar recordings and not live events. Full details on how to access the Mini Series will be emailed to you.

  • Join Dr Pete Gladwell BSc PhD MCSP SRP for three 2-hour online sessions
  • Comprehensive notes to downloaded
  • Self-assessment quizzes to ‘release’ your 8 hours CPD certification (don’t worry, you can take them more than once if you don’t quite hit the mark first time)
  • A whole year’s access to recorded sessions for reviewing key points
  • Superb value for money – learn without travelling
  • Watch the recordings on your iPad!
  • This Mini Series was originally broadcast in September 2018

 

Programme

Session 1

Understanding pain to focus assessment

What you’ll learn:

  • Understand the differences between acute and chronic pain
  • Be able to explain these differences to your patients
  • Understand the biopsychosocial model of pain
  • Gain an overview of pain classification
  • Understand risk factors and prognostic factors in chronic pain
  • Develop a focused approach to assessment
  • Understand the Yellow Flags approach
  • Start to individualise therapy based on Yellow Flags
Session 2

Help your patients to stay active despite pain

What you’ll learn:

  • Gain a clear understanding of activity management
  • Recognise the disadvantages of “activity cycling”
  • Have a useful understanding of baseline setting and “stop rules”
  • Support your patient in identifying important life domains for goalsetting
  • Help your patients to set goals for key activities
  • Understand self-efficacy, and be able to identify changes in self-efficacy
Session 3

Cognitive and behavioural approaches

What you’ll learn:

  • Be able to identify the multiple sources of distress due to pain
  • Identify the limits of physiotherapy practice in managing distress
  • Develop a working model of the cognitive behavioural approach
  • Understand the links between fear avoidance and cognitions
  • Help your patients to develop a flare up plan

 

The price includes all 3 sessions, notes and quiz – 8 hours of CPD

*No traffic jams, accommodation hassles, pet or childcare, rota clashes, locum fees ……….. just great CPD and a valuable ongoing resource.

*overseas customers will not be charged VAT