Fri, 11 Oct 2019 22:00:00 GMTSat, 12 Oct 2019 04:30:00 GMT


TOPIC: Pain Clinic Workshop

SPEAKERS: St Vincent's Hospital Sydney Pain Clinic Team Panel

  • A/Prof Steven Faux, Pain Specialist and Rehabilitation Physician
  • A/Prof Tony Richardson, Psychiatrist – Pain Clinic
  • Dr Candice Wallman, Chronic Pain & Rehabilitation Fellow
  • Dr Tania Gardner, Physiotherapist – pain clinic and Reboot pain management program facilitator
  • Jacqueline Jensen, Clinical Nurse Consultant – chronic pain management


  1. Identify and manage complex psychosocial aspects of the chronic pain patient.
  2. Learn to use communication and motivational interviewing skills to facilitate change and motivate chronic pain patients.
  3. Learn how to embed skills into clinical practice to address psychosocial aspects in the management of chronic pain.
  4. Learn about meditation in the management of chronic pain, for clinicians and patients.
  5. Understand the role of medical, nursing and allied health clinicians in a multidisciplinary management approach of chronic pain.
  6. Identify the bio psycho and social aspects in complex chronic pain case management.
  7. Understand how to identify and develop a treatment plan within a multidisciplinary case conference setting.
  8. Learn opioid de-prescribing strategies

VENUE: Cooma Hotel, 79 Massie Street, Cooma NSW 2630