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Training for Chronic Pain Support Group Leaders

A 2 day training program to help professionals/peer leaders work with people with chronic pain and their families in a group setting

July 8-9, 2017 Middletown, Connecticut

This 2 day training program is designed to train professionals/peer leaders to work with people with chronic pain and their families in a group setting

  • Empower your group members to utilize their own internal healing abilities
  • Understand the psychosocial stages of pain and grief
  • Learn the Pain Connection group model
  • Incorporate complementary health approaches
  • Develop Treatment Tree Plan and Relapse Prevention Plan


Tools and skills that participants will take away:

  • Cognitive Reframing
  • Acupressure
  • Self-massage
  • Breathing Techniques
  • Guided Imagery


Saturday, July 8th 10 a.m. 5 p.m.
Sunday, July 9th 9 a.m. 3 p.m.

Location: U.S. Pain Foundation, 670 Newfield St., Ste. C, Middletown, CT 06457

Cost: $375. Includes "Making the Invisible Visible Chronic Pain Manual for Health Care Professionals" manual, guided Imagery CD and worksheets. Early registration fee $350 by June 19, 2017. Payment must be made in full before first class.

Please fill out the Support Group Leader Application and mail completed form along with resume, a copy of licensure and malpractice insurance to address below, if applicable. Applications will be reviewed and limited space is available. If you are selected, you will be contacted via email to confirm your attendance.

To register call 800-910-0664 or send your completed application to (fax) 800-910-6951, or