Dialectical behavioral therapy uses the concept of “radical acceptance” to help manage the psychological and emotional aspects of chronic pain.
These free online resources may be of interest to patients in rural settings who may not have access to pain psychologists.
Adolescents who experience chronic pain have higher prevalence of anxiety and depressive symptoms in adulthood.
Optogenetic tools enable light-based modulation of genetically defined neurons and temporally precise stimulation of neural circuit activity.
Considering pre-surgery emotional distress is crucial to post-operative outcomes.