PainRehabSource.com is your guide to chronic pain rehabilitation. The information provided here is designed to help you understand the different chronic pain conditions and educate you on cutting edge, research-based approaches that are currently being used to help chronic pain sufferers get their life back again.
If you struggle with chronic pain, you already know the difficulty of getting clear explanations of what is wrong, what helps, and why the pain keeps coming back. Through the Pain Rehab podcast, videos, and blogs, PainRehabSource.com help you find the answers you are looking for regarding your pain. You may also experience the isolation that comes with chronic pain. Pain Rehab Source.com wants you to hear the stories of others just like yourself who have fought the battles with migraines, headaches, chronic back pain, multiple surgeries, debilitating injuries, fibromyalgia, or chronic regional pain syndrome (CRPS) and been able to start living the life they want to live again in our “Your Story” section of the website.
Behind PainRehabSource.com is Dr. Evan Parks a clinical psychologist working in pain rehabilitation at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital and is an adjunct assistant professor at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. He is also a writer for Psychology Today where he writes a blog on Pain Rehabilitation. (Click on the link to go to the blog). He is committed to helping people move toward well-being and away from physical and emotional problems that get in the way of a rich and rewarding life. He spent 15 years working in Eastern Europe responding to crises throughout the region. Along the way, he learned to appreciate how different cultures and people groups deal with pain and mental health problems.