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National campaign: nerve pain is different

By | 2017-12-11T09:23:05+00:00 November 13th, 2014|Advocacy, Events, Learn, Professional Resources|

Celebrity chef Ben O’Donoghue shares his story of living with nerve pain as he becomes the ambassador of a new health awareness campaign called Share Your Pain, which launches today to coincide with the beginning of the Global Year Against Neuropathic Pain². “Share Your Pain aims to increase understanding that nerve pain feels different,” Ben said.

15th World Congress on Pain, Buenos Aires

By | 2017-12-11T16:40:53+00:00 September 27th, 2014|Learn, Professional Resources|

(Excerpt from The World Congress on Pain is the premier congress devoted to the research and treatment of pain. Every two years the Congress boasts a hearty program composed of refresher courses, plenary lectures, topical workshops and symposia, and [...]

Arthritis & Osteoporosis WA, Making Sense of Pain 14 – 15 Nov 2014

By | 2017-12-11T09:23:28+00:00 July 23rd, 2014|Learn, Professional Resources|

(Read the full post on the Arthritis & Osteoporosis WA website: or click on the flyer to download a pdf) 14th Nov 2014 to 15th Nov 2014 Time 08.30 - 4.30 Registration Closing Date 7th Nov 2014 Venue Information Wyliie Arthritis Centre 17 Lemnos Street Shenton Park WA On-site About the venue Lunch, morning and afternoon tea provided. Contact John Quintner & Melanie Galbraith John: 0419956418 Melanie: 0405963658 Registration General $375.00 ea Event Description What sets "Making Sense of Pain" apart from other Pain Management workshops and seminars? We show you how to put this information into practice and improve your interactions with patients to ensure more positive outcomes. This workshop is dedicated to the memory of Robert Elvey [1942-2013], a WA pioneering physiotherapist (pictured on the flyer).

Blog | Sexology 101 | The Internal Clitoris

By | 2017-12-11T16:42:00+00:00 July 13th, 2014|About, Learn, Professional Resources, Pudendal Neuralgia|

Hallelujah! Pardon my pun here, especially as I'm preaching sexuality on a Sunday morning but finally, here is some thorough research and attention for the clitoris. Thank you Louise Smith for sending this link to me.. I think it's essential info for everyone, not just women with PN. Thank you melodiousmsm for writing this and thank you to artist and sex educator, Betty Dodson for the fabulous artwork.

Arthritis & Osteoporosis WA, Making Sense of Pain, 7-8th March

By | 2017-12-11T09:23:51+00:00 February 17th, 2014|Learn, Professional Resources|

The aim of this workshop is to provide physiotherapists and other health professionals with an opportunity to effectively translate their knowledge and skills into clinical practice. Of equal importance is that they become aware of their own beliefs and attitudes to people in pain and the potential for these attributes to colour therapeutic relationships and influence outcomes.

Beyond Basics Physical Therapy

By | 2017-12-11T16:43:17+00:00 January 28th, 2014|Help, Learn, Professional, Professional Resources|

Amy Stein is the founder and a practitioner of Beyond Basics Physical Therapy in NYC, specializing in pelvic floor dysfunction, pelvic pain, women’s health, and manual therapy for men, women, and children while taking a holistic approach to each patient’s entire well-being. She is the author of Heal Pelvic Pain, an easy-read, self-help book. Amy is also a contributor to the medical textbook, Female Sexual Pain Disorders: Evaluation and Management, and serves on the board of the International Pelvic Pain Society, since 2007. She is a well recognized expert in her field, lectures nationwide, and has been interviewed in media outlets ranging from the medical segments of popular TV news shows, like ABC’s 20/20 to such newspapers as the New York Daily News to internet sites like She is also an editor of and a member of the NVA, ICA, as well as many other organizations. Amy received her Masters in Physical Therapy from Nova Southeastern University and is currently working towards her Doctorate in Physical Therapy.