After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
- Discuss the scope and complexity of pediatric chronic pain.
- Describe pain neuroscience education with language and analogies appropriate to pediatric patients and their parents.
- Discuss evidence-based psychological interventions that children, adolescents and parents can use for pediatric chronic pain management.
- Describe the key components of The Comfort Ability Program
Rachael Coakley, PhD
Director, Clinical Innovation and Outreach in Pain Medicine
Clinical Psychologist, Pain Treatment Service
Boston Children’s Hospital / Harvard Medical School
Associate Professor in Psychiatry
The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.
None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
- 1.00 APA American Psychological AssociationBaystate Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Baystate Health maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
- 1.00 ASWB Continuing Education Credit(s)
- 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours
- 1.00 NBCCBaystate Health is an NBCC Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP™) and may offer NBCC approved clock hours for events that meet NBC requirements. The ACEP solely responsible for all aspects of the program.