Emotional Awareness & Expression Therapy for Chronic Pain

The definition of pain is: "A sensory and emotional experience..."…

The Role of the Prefrontal Cortex in Chronic Pain

The prefrontal cortex is a part of our brain that controls what's…

The Need to Treat the Mind with the Body

As a PT (physio) I realized a long time ago that we are not just…

Feeling Safe, Feeling Well 8 Week Course- Sign Up!

Psychotherapist Julie Markowitz and myself Jim Prussack PT…

Links between Emotional Repression and Inflammatory Rheumatisms

2019 study article looking at emotional repression and chronic…

How the Brain Leads to Chronic Pain

One of the interesting things with recent fMRI imaging studies…

Is Lumbar Fusion Appropriate for Chronic Low Back Pain?

New research article titled: "Is lumbar fusion necessary for…

What Causes Pain To Become Chronic?

New study November 2020 that looked at 375 women coming to an…

Changes in the Brain Predict Chronic Low Back Pain a Year Later

This is one of those research articles I refer to often. It's…

Abnormal Amygdala Connections With Chronic Pain

The Amygdala is known as the emotional center of the brain. It…