Pain education and management

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Summary:

This information describes different ways to manage and learn about pain. It can help you develop strategies to return to work, reduce dependence on medication and improve mental health.

A Pain Education Program is an effective way to help treat persistent pain. These programs are discreet, accessible at any time and often self-directed. Most are free or low-cost.

A Pain Management Program is a more tailored, intensive program under the direction of a pain management provider.

A Network Pain Management Program is a Pain Management Program delivered within the TAC’s approved network of pain management providers.

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