Know Pain offers a wide variety of tailored learning experiences including lectures, workshops and collaborative consultancy within your practice. Our aim is to help you provide evidence-based, patient centred care for everyone, regardless of their clinical presentation.
As a clinician, Know Pain will provide you with an understanding of contemporary neuroscience related to pain. Further to this, it will show you how to explain complex neurobiology to your patients at a level that is meaningful to them.
A Practical Guide for Persistent Pain Therapy
Tutor: Mike Stewart MCSP SRP BSc (Hons) MSc PG Cert (Clin Ed).
Mike is a physiotherapist and visiting university lecturer with twenty years of experience managing complex, persistent pain conditions. In addition, he is a dedicated practice-based educator committed to providing evidence-based education to a wide variety of health professionals. His Know Pain workshops have provided clinicians around the world with practical pain education skills.
He has an MSc in Practice-based Education and Physiotherapy and is planning a PhD focusing on how people in pain make sense of their experience. His published work has received international praise from the leading names in neuroscience.
Know Pain courses have been taught in 14 countries and have provided a wide range of clinicians around the world with practical pain education skills. Feedback from over 700 healthcare professionals who have attended Know Pain courses has shown that 100% would recommend a Know Pain course to their colleagues. 95% of people strongly agreed that Know Pain had equipped them with practical skills to help people in pain.
The challenge of successfully managing persistent pain can be one of the most daunting for both clinicians and people living with pain, who are often frustrated after failed short-term interventions. It is often difficult to understand and explain high and prolonged levels of pain where a traditional tissue based cause is lacking. This course explores a cutting edge, patient centered approach using a variety of practical learning methods to help your patients understand their pain. It provides a range of practical applications and methods to take into your clinic and immediately apply with your patients.