A Study Day on Chronic Pain Management

Event details


Course – online

Event Organiser

NCORE (National Centre of Rehabilitation Education)

01332 254679



A Study Day on Chronic Pain Management

24th January 2022


Ref. 2962

Speaker: Dr Aftab Laher

Consultant Clinical Psychologist


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


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


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


CPD Certificate of attendance awarded at end of course: 7 hours.


Fee: £130

Limited funded places may be available for AHPs & Nurses working for the NHS within the East Midlands


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