Are you interested in: Learning to Helpline? Self-management for people in pain? Enhancing your skills? Pain Concern is looking for Helpline volunteers Around 1 in 5 people in the UK suffer chronic pain. About 1 in 20 suffer severe, disabling chronic pain. Pain Concern Volunteers help people in pain
Supporting amputee veterans to rebuild their lives, and psychological techniques beyond words. For a full transcript of this programme please click here. This edition has been funded by the MacRobert Trust and the Forces in Mind Trust. Hundreds of veterans of the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan su
Champion of pain self-management and Co-creator of the Pain Toolkit Pete Moore speaks to Airing Pain‘s Paul Evans after being made an honorary member of the British Pain Society at the 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting. Many congratulations, Pete, from all of us at Pain Concern.
Today, February 6 marks the 10th annual Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. It’s an awful thing to have to commemorate. According to the World Health Organization, about 140 million women and girls are living with the consequences of FGM–the vast majority (about 101 million) in Afri
Interested in trying out acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT)? Check out this trial of an online ACT programme for people living with long term pain. It’s FREE! To find out more about ACT for people living with pain, listen to our interview with David Gillanders.
December 10th is observed across the world as Human Rights Day. It honours the United Nations General Assembly’s adoption and proclamation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (EDHR) back when it was first introduced on the 10th December 1948. This year’s Human Rights Day is devo
The winners for the 2015 Radio Productions Awards have been announced, with Airing Pain’s very own producer and presenter Paul Evans taking home the Best Nations & Regions Producer prize! Paul won the award (sponsored by Quattrain) for not only all of his invaluable work for us at Pain Con