Oct 03, 2017 | cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)

Pain Psychology and the Crises of Pain and Opioid Abuse

The recently released CDC prescribing guidelines and recommendations from the National Pain Strategy refer to pain psychology as on the critical path to the management of pain. Drs. Mackey and Darnall discuss this role and what needs to be done to bring this treatment modality within the reach of patients and clinicians.