Psychological Approaches to Pain Management: A Practitioner's Handbook / Edition 1

Psychological Approaches to Pain Management: A Practitioner's Handbook / Edition 1

by Robert J. Gatchel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0898622921

ISBN-13: 9780898622928

Pub. Date: 03/06/1996

Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.


In recent years, research on psychological factors that contribute to pain has led to the development of a number of effective pain management approaches and techniques. This practical, hands-on guide provides state-of-the-art information on the latest treatment strategies, including operant conditioning, cognitive-behavioral treatment, psychodynamic psychotherapy…  See more details below

Overview


In recent years, research on psychological factors that contribute to pain has led to the development of a number of effective pain management approaches and techniques. This practical, hands-on guide provides state-of-the-art information on the latest treatment strategies, including operant conditioning, cognitive-behavioral treatment, psychodynamic psychotherapy, biofeedback and relaxation therapy, hypnosis and imagery, group therapy, and pharmacotherapy. Filled with detailed clinical material, the text shows how to specifically tailor psychological treatment programs to patients suffering from a wide range of pain problems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780898622928
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
03/06/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
519
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.18(h) x 1.21(d)

Table of Contents


I. Conceptual and Psychological Diagnostic Issues
1. Biopsychosocial Perspective on Chronic Pain, Dennis C. Turk
2. Psychological Disorders and Chronic Pain: Cause-and-Effect Relationships, Robert J. Gatchel
II. Treatment Approaches
3. Acute Pain Management, David A. Williams
4. Enhancing Motivation to Change in Pain Treatment, Mark P. Jensen
5. Operant Conditioning with Chronic Pain: Back to Basics, Steven H. Sanders
6. Cognitive-Behavioral Approach to Treatment of Chronic Pain Patients, Laurence A. Bradley
7. Psychodynamic Psychotherapy with Chronic Pain Patients, Roy C. Grzesiak, Gregg M. Ury, and Robert H. Dworkin
8. Biofeedback and Relaxation Therapy for Chronic Pain Disorders, John G. Arena and Edward B. Blanchard
9. Hypnosis and Imagery in the Treatment of Pain, Karen L. Syrjala and Janet R. Abrams
10. Group Therapy for Patients with Chronic Pain, Francis J. Keefe, Pat M. Beaupré, and Karen M. Gil
11. Treating Families of Chronic Pain Patients, Robert D. Kerns and Annette Payne
12. Integration of Pharmacotherapy with Psychological Treatment of Chronic Pain, Peter B. Polatin
III. Special Populations and Topics
13. Controlling Children's Pain, Patricia A. McGrath and Loretta M. Hillier
14. Persistent Pain in the Older Patient: Evaluation and Treatment, William G. Kee, Susan J. Middaugh, and Kim L. Pawlick
15. The Psychologist as a Pain Consultant in Outpatient, Inpatient, and Workplace Settings, Douglas E. DeGood and Joseph R. Dane
16. Strategies for the Prevention of Chronic Pain, Steven J. Linton and Laurence A. Bradley
17. Occupational Rehabilitation: Multidisciplinary Management of Work-Related Musculoskeletal Pain and Disability, Michael Feuerstein and Thomas R. Zastowny
18. Program Evaluation Methods for Documenting Pain Management Effectiveness, Thomas E. Rudy and John A. Kubinski

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