Pain Awareness

Additional sub-categories in this section include:

Everyone who lives with chronic pain—or cares about someone who does—is different. But at the same time we all have common interests. We are a kind of community and deserve to have our voices heard.

The materials and information here can help you to reach out to others to help them better understand the social, economic, and personal issues related to pain. Sometimes, the best way to help yourself is to help someone else.

Pain Awareness Month:

Pain Awareness Month is a time when various organizations work to raise public awareness of issues in the area of pain and pain management.  Learn more >>

How to Do a Local Visit to Your Legislators 2018 Here is a simple way to help you visit your local Legislators. Learn more>>

“How to benefit from clinical trials and what happens after them? A patient’s story.” A webinar. 

The Great Now What – documentary on stroke, disability & resilience. (This is not an ACPA production)

Partner for Understanding Pain:

Partners for Understanding Pain represents a comprehensive network of resources and knowledge about issues in pain management.  Learn more >>

Pain Awareness Toolkits:

Pain Awareness Toolkits provide information for working collaboratively with healthcare professionals, consumer and professional organizations, journalists, community leaders, and elected officials to ensure that those who suffer from pain have access to appropriate and effective pain therapies.  Learn more >>