Fantastic website and video explaining persisting pain, for patients: www.tamethebeast.org
AFP pain management article: www.racgp.org.au/afp/2014/august/gp-pain-management/
NPS resources for chronic pain, including ͚pain management prescription template:
Excellent Australian site full of pain resources, including the ͞Explain Pain book.
UK site: useful pain ͚toolkits͛: http://paincommunitycentre.org/pain-toolkits
US site: great pain resources – www.instituteforchronicpain.org/
The effect of language on pain experiences: https://theconversation.com/the-right-words-matter-when-talking-about-pain-50450
Article on how our thoughts influence our pain: https://theconversation.com/got-chronic-pain-just-un-learn-to-live-with-it-39060
More patient information: www.painaustralia.org.au/living-with-pain/what-is-pain.html
AFP article on the inherited chronic pain patient: www.racgp.org.au/afp/2016/december/the-inherited-chronic-pain-patient/
Excellent site with great pain management patient resources: www.aci.health.nsw.gov.au/chronic-pain/painbytes
Online pain management programs for patients:
https://thiswayup.org.au/how-we-can…/courses/chronic-pain/ costs $60 to enroll and needs a ͞prescription from GP; a comprehensive program developed in conjunction with the St Vincent’s Pain Clinic.
https://mindspot.org.au/pain-course available free; consists of 5 lessons and guidance through those lessons from a Macquarie University based virtual clinic psychologist