Learn how to control pain from the Experts
This course will teach a science based approach to reducing symptoms and get back to life and work
- How to use proven strategies to improve function
- Home Exercise Program with 6 week review
- Individual Functional Assessment
- Talks from Chronic Pain Specialists -
Exercise Physiologist, Psychologist, Pharmacist, Dietitian, OT & Remedial Massage Therapist
The Kinetic Pain Program is an intensive 3-week program focused on providing multidisciplinary rehabilitative therapy to clients with chronic pain with the goal of improving quality of life and facilitating a return to regular activities of daily living and work.
The rehabilitation program is focused on functional restoration. A cognitive-behavioural model serves as the basis for treatment and incorporates physical reconditioning, biofeedback and relaxation training, stress management, health education, activity moderation and cognative restructuring to decrease pain catastrophizing and pain anxiety. Throughout the 3-week program, various types of treatment and therapies are presented to help each client achieve individualised goals in returning to an active lifestyle and work.
The concept taught at the Pain Program include learning to differentiate acute and chronic pain, minimisation of pain behaviors, relaxation, minimising and eliminating the use of pain medication, daily exercise, stress management techniques and coping with the emotional aspects of chronic pain.
The core team of health-care professionals include exercise physiologists, psychologist, occupational therapist, pharmacist and remedial massage therapist.