A Study Day on Chronic Pain Management

Course/Conference Details

Florence Nightingale Community Hospital, London Road, DERBY DE1 2QY

52.915061, -1.467206


Dr Aftab Laher

Course/Conference Organiser

Organiser name:

NCORE Training and Events

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+44 1332 254679

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Date:  27th February 2024

Venue:  Florence Nightingale Community Hospital, London Road, Derby DE1 2QY

Trainer: Dr Aftab Laher

Course Aims

The study day will provide an opportunity to learn about rehabilitation in the context of adults presenting with chronic pain and:

  • Act as a refresher of basic knowledge and skills
  • Give you an opportunity to share latest innovations/research/theory-practice developments
  • Provide opportunities for learning and practice of some specific skills and strategies
  • Introduce you to strategies for dealing with roadblocks or obstacles to treatment change

Learning Outcomes

Specific Topics will include:

  • Introduction to pain management rehabilitation
  • The Gate Control Theory as a key underlying integrative foundation - linking physical and psychosocial elements
  • Physical reconditioning elements of pain management
  • Psychosocial/psychological aspects/ the CBT framework
  • Assessment issues/outcome/evaluation (e.g. what to measure)
  • Best practice in the development of a pain management rehabilitation service
  • The return to work agenda

Who will Benefit

Suitable for clinicians working in physical rehabilitation/pain management settings including (Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Nurses, Counsellors, Psychologists, Dietitians, and Doctors)

    CPD Hours: 7

    Fee: £130

    Contact:  NCORE | uhdb.ncore@nhs.net  | 01332 254679 | https://www.ncore.org.uk