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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.

We can.

Manage pain safely in our community.

Upcoming Classes & Events

Upcoming Classes & Events

PainWise First Steps class, Newport

September 6, 2018 1:15PM Center for Health Education
This free, six-week course will provide participants with effective tools to help manage chronic pain. Each session will incorporate behavioral health and gentle movement components with instruction by a trained behaviorist and a physical therapist.
Multi-week course

PainWise First Steps class, Albany

September 6, 2018 1:30PM Samaritan Albany General Hospital
This free, six-week course will provide participants with effective tools to help manage chronic pain. Each session will incorporate behavioral health and gentle movement components with instruction by a trained behaviorist and a physical therapist.
Multi-week course

PainWise First Steps class, Corvallis

October 4, 2018 1:00PM Samaritan Pastega Cancer Center
This free, six-week course will provide participants with effective tools to help manage chronic pain. Each session will incorporate behavioral health and gentle movement components with instruction by a trained behaviorist and a physical therapist.
Multi-week course

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2019 Oregon Pain Summit: Call for Presenters

July 31, 2018
Source: Oregon Physical Therapy Association and PainWise
This is the official call for proposals for presentations for the 2019 Oregon Pain Summit! All entries must be received by 5:00 pm on October 5, 2018.

Grant award to enhance pain management website

July 11, 2018
Source: Newport News Times

Telehealth-delivered behavioral therapy, supportive care beneficial for low back pain

June 28, 2018
Source: Clinical Pain Advisor
Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and supportive care psychotherapy, both delivered by nurses over the telephone, may offer comparable benefits for the management of chronic back pain, according to a randomized study published in the Journal of Pain.

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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.