BUSTING THE MYTHS

Thursday, 11th November 2021
4:30pm5:30pm EST

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About the Session

We will have 3×15 Minute Presentations during which participants are invited to ask questions via the Q&A in Zoom. We will look forward to answering these questions for 15 minutes in a moderated Q&A at the end of the presentations.

Presentation 1 – Mary Wing
“What If I Had Known?”

Participants will learn how difficult it is for patients to make decisions regarding self-management strategies when they have often not been given enough information about the impact chronic pain.

Presentation 2 – Jenny Bennett
“Now that I Know”

Participants will learn that once you know the value of peer support and the tools of Self-Management you can use the power of the mind to move forward in the management of yourself in partnership with your health care team.

Presentation 3 – Virginia McInTyre
“Knowledge is Empowering”

Participants will learn how to develop and successfully integrate a self-management peer support group into the healthcare system.

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Presented By

Joletta Belton, MSc

Co-Chair
Global Alliance of Partners for Pain Advocacy (USA)

Virginia McIntyre, BA, MRT (R) (MR)

President
People in Pain Network (Canada)