Roots Chronic Pain Recovery and Roots Through Recovery will be hosting a lunch and learn on Thursday, June 6th from 11am to 1pm at the outpatient chronic pain center in Long Beach. The seminar, Making Sense of Pain: An Intro to Chronic Pain, will be the first in an educational series on chronic pain. Information for the event is below.
Making Sense of Pain: An Intro to Chronic Pain
- Reframe your views of pain
- Understand the similarities and differences of acute vs. chronic pain
- Understand the impact of language on the pain experience
- What treatment looks like for a person experiencing chronic pain
The training is provided by Dr. Michael Z. Aquino, PT, DPT, TPS, who is a Doctor of Physical Therapy with a therapeutic pain specialty. Dr. Aquino also serves as the Functional Restoration Director for the Roots Chronic Pain Recovery program in Long Beach.
The training is open to the public, and all professionals and people interested in learning more about chronic pain should attend.