From pain to possibility — the role of resilience in long-term pain management

Lauren Finestone

Some science-backed, practical things you can do to help people you work with ‘bounce forward’ from their experience of living with persistent pain.

Living with ongoing pain can be so challenging that it can lead to distress and depression for many people.  How is it that some people can still find ways to function effectively and live fulfilling lives despite their condition? It may come down to resilience. In this article, we look at a paper about the idea of resilience in pain conditions, and how 3 ideas in the field of psychology can help us understand how people can be resilient w...

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Published 01 May, 2023 | Updated 09 May, 2023