Chronic Pain Management
Chronic pain can be made much worse by environmental and psychological factors. For many people, living with pain is a way of life. Living a full an active life however may seem impossible. It is actually possible to increase your level of functioning and quality life while reducing your sense of suffering. The key, like anything in life, is to have the right skills,support, and direction. That is a tall order in the health care arena these days. Rarely do we find ourselves faced with the opportunity to have time to talk with professionals about our state of being. There are some exceptions.Fortunately for people with pain there is a means to build a relationship with clinicians that can, if you are willing to take an active role, help you move from a patient to an active person. The road may not be an easy one, but the rewards far outweigh the challenges.