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Working together to understand pain and treat it safely

Knowledge and resources for people with persistent pain in Benton, Lincoln, and Linn counties. Learn more »

Infographic: The Opioid Epidemic

Share this infographic to help your friends and neighbors understand the opioid epidemic and learn how to address their pain safely.

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AACT Beyond Pain

In this video, program creator and facilitator Lianne Dyche talks about AACT Beyond Pain, a program using modern pain science, evidence-based Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to help participants understand what pain is and develop tools to change their experience of it.

We can.

Understand pain and treat it safely.

Upcoming Classes & Events

Upcoming Classes & Events

AACT Beyond Pain, Understanding Pain, Albany

June 19, 2019 1:30PM
AACT Beyond Pain Program uses modern pain science and evidence-based Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, MBSR-based Mindfulness and gentle chair yoga to guide students in an understanding of pain, and in developing tools with which to master it. The class is for anyone with persistent pain, be it physical, emotional or both (pain is pain).
Multi-week course

Resiliency Yoga Class

June 19, 2019 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

June 26, 2019 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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Oregon nixes forced opioid tapers for back pain, declines to cover 5 other conditions

May 17, 2019
Source: Portland Business Journal
Back pain patients on long-term opioid therapy will not necessarily be required to taper off under a new policy.

Oregon officials to revisit back pain guidelines and revise chronic pain proposal

May 11, 2019
Source: Portland Business Journal
OHA's neck pain guidelines may be revised.

CDC Advises Against Misapplication of the Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

April 30, 2019
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Some policies, practices attributed to the Guideline are inconsistent with its recommendations

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About PainWise

PainWise is a public resource created by a joint task force with healthcare partners throughout the Oregon counties of Benton, Lincoln, and Linn. We bring knowledge and resources to help patients, healthcare providers, and communities understand pain so they can treat it safely and effectively.