mary wing

Mary Wing, Grad Dip. CCM

IASP GAPPA

Mary is a peer educator and patient advocate who has lived for many years with neuropathic pain. She holds a Post/Grad Diploma in Chronic Condition Management and spent 3 years facilitating chronic condition self-management programs locally and 4 years facilitating online in the USA and Canada. Mary founded the Adelaide Pain Support Network in 2017 and with the help of a wonderful team of facilitators, runs 3 peer education/support groups for people with chronic pain. She is currently a member of the Consumer Advisory Group for Painaustralia and was a patient representative on the Steering and Implementation Committees of the Statewide Pain Strategy for the South Australian Government. Mary is a patient representative for hospital pain clinic committees and has collaborated in research. She has presented locally and internationally and is a member of the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) and the Global Alliance of Partners for Pain Advocacy (GAPPA).

Sessions

BUSTING THE MYTHS

Presented by Mary Wing, Grad Dip. CCM, Jenny Bennett, BA (Hons) Dip Ed, Joletta Belton, MSc, Virginia McIntyre, BA, MRT (R) (MR) at 4:30 PM on Thursday, November 11th.

We will have 3x15 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…