Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) & Mind-Body Techniques in Addressing Pain

Open this course Estimated time to complete activity: 1 hour Audience: Providers
Credits Available: AMAAAPAANCCASWBACPENAADACCPHCHES UAN #JA4008162-9999-19-935-H01-P
Activity Release Date: September 27, 2019 Expiration Date: September 27, 2020

This module introduces two non-pharmacological approaches for addressing pain: CBT and mind-body techniques. These techniques are examined for effectiveness and explored in depth to enable learners to utilize these approaches in practice.

Learning Objectives

  • List three (3) mind body strategies that are helpful for pain patients
  • Instruct a patient in one breathing exercise
  • Describe central sensitization and indicate three (3) risk factors that predispose an individual to it


Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and HealthHIV