Chronic Pain Self-Management Program
The Chronic Pain Self-Management Program provides: knowledge and information, teaches skills that people can use to manage chronic pain, gives people greater confidence in their ability to manage chronic pain, helps improve people’s quality of life.
This program was designed specifically for persons who have a primary or secondary diagnosis of chronic pain. Pain is defined as being chronic or long term when it lasts for longer than 3 – 6 months, or beyond the normal healing time of an injury.
Some examples of chronic musculosketal pain include:
The course content covers the following topics:
The Chronic Pain Self Management Program was developed in Canada and is a Stanford University approved program. This is a 6 week program, one session each week for 2-2 ½ hours. There are two trained certified facilitators that present this program.
Contact Mary Simpler – Health Promotions Specialist for more information by phone at
320-229-4591 or by email at email@example.com
Health Promotion Education
157 Roosevelt Rd, Ste 200
St. Cloud, MN 56301