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Knowledge and resources to manage pain safely

Working together to better understand pain in Benton, Lincoln, and Linn counties. Learn more »

2019 Oregon Pain Summit: Call for Presenters. Get details »

PainWise Infographic: The Opioid Epidemic

Print and share this infographic to help understand the opioid epidemic, and what it means to manage pain safely.

Painwise infographic

Video: ACT Beyond Pain Program

Program creator and facilitator, Lianne Dyche, provides an overview of ACT Beyond Pain. The program uses modern pain science and evidence-based Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to guide students in an understanding of pain, and in developing tools with which to change their respective pain experiences.

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Manage pain safely in our community.

Upcoming Classes & Events

Upcoming Classes & Events

Resiliency Yoga Class

October 17, 2018 4:00PM Live Well Studio
Live Well Studio is offering a beginner friendly class called “Resiliency Yoga” and is designed for people working with persistent pain in their lives.
Weekly class

Resiliency Yoga Class

October 24, 2018 4:00PM Live Well Studio
Live Well Studio is offering a beginner friendly class called “Resiliency Yoga” and is designed for people working with persistent pain in their lives.
Weekly class

Resiliency Yoga Class

October 31, 2018 4:00PM Live Well Studio
Live Well Studio is offering a beginner friendly class called “Resiliency Yoga” and is designed for people working with persistent pain in their lives.
Weekly class

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Practical Pain Science Course (Portland, OR - Oct 20-21, 2018)

September 28, 2018
Source: Paradigm Education LLC
Practical Pain Science provides a bridge between the science of pain and its application. The course will provide participants with an easy-to-apply conceptual model that simplifies how to understand pain. This model can then be used to ‘deconstruct’ their client’s pain to identify a therapeutic plan, where they can utilize their existing skill set (if applied differently).

The House just passed a bipartisan bill to confront the opioid epidemic

September 28, 2018
Source: Vox
Congress is doing something about the opioid epidemic. But experts say it’s not enough.

NIH study broadens understanding of High Impact Chronic Pain in the U.S.

September 5, 2018
Source: National Institutes of Health
Researchers have demonstrated that disability is as likely in the chronic pain population as it is in those with kidney failure, emphysema or stroke. ... Together, the HICP population constitutes some 4.8 percent of the U.S. adult population.

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About PainWise

PainWise is a public resource created by a joint task force with health care partners located throughout Benton, Lincoln, and Linn counties in Oregon. Our goal is to end the opioid epidemic in our communities through education and resources on pain and pain management.