Chronic Pain Self-Management Program

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Participants in this worldwide, evidence-based Stanford program are better able to manage their symptoms and have improved quality of life.

Join us for a peer-led program and learn:

  • Skills to help you maintain a wellness focus and improve your quality of life
  • Techniques to deal with frustration, fatigue, isolation, and poor sleep
  • Strategies for maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance
  • Appropriate use of medications
  • Healthy eating
  • Decision making and problem solving
     

Program is for adults experiencing pain from a variety of causes, such as:

  • Neck, shoulder, back pain, etc
  • Pelvic pain
  • Post-surgical pain that lasts beyond 6 months
  • Nerve pain
  • Persistent headache
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Any general Chronic Pain

WHEN:
Intro Session: Thursday, Sept 5, 2019
6-Week Program: Thursdays, Sept 12, 2019 - Oct 17, 2019
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

* Participation in all sessions is encouraged

WHERE:
Tahoe Forest Center for Health

10710 Donner Pass Road, Truckee, CA 96161

This program is supported by the Wellness Neighborhood and offered at no cost.
For more information or to register, please call (530) 587-3769 or email wellness@tfhd.com