Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

January 31, 2014 − by LLC_Admin − in December 2014, Health & Wellness, November 2014, October 2014, Program Month, Programs, September 2014 − 2 Comments

Chronic Pain ManagementThis six week education programme focuses on Living Well with Chronic Pain. It features interactive sessions with nurses, a social worker specializing in stress management, a nutritionist, a physiotherapist and a pharmacist. The interactive workshop is for people experiencing a wide range of chronic pain conditions.

Family members, friends and caregivers are also welcome.

Participants can self-refer and there is no cost to attend the following. Registration is required. Contact UVic Centre on Aging at 1-866-902-3767 or by email to selfmgmt@uvic.ca to register or for more information click here

People can now register online.  However, you are encouraged to phone UVic Centre on Aging at the number provided and can register this way as well.

Days: Thursdays

Dates: Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27, Dec. 4, 11, 2014

Sessions: 6

Times: 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

There is no charge for this program

About the University of Victoria Centre on Aging – Lander Office

The University of Victoria – Centre on Aging is a multidisciplinary research centre to advance knowledge in the field of aging based on the twin standards of scientific rigor and applied relevance. The overall goals are to contribute to improving the health and quality of life with an increasingly diverse population of older adults, and to assist their families, health care providers, and governments in meeting the challenges and potentials of an aging society.
In 2002 the Ladner satellite office was established in Delta, BC. A major focus of activity of the Ladner Office is recruiting and training volunteers to deliver self-management programs and training health care professionals to use self-management support strategies when interacting with patients.

 





2 Comments

  1. To register to self help program for multiple chronic pain issues I have with a heart attack behind me have had stints put in at 40 percent successful now I must deal with old injuries and get a Handel on my pain so as not to create more problems with my heart can you help me out?

    • Yes the program will help you – please leave a message at 604-820-0220 and we will call you back.

      Thank you for contacting us.

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