Health Professionals

🔺 Statewide Persistent Pain Website (Queensland Health) – contains plenty of resources and information about public pain services. 

🔺 Pain in Childhood Special Interest Group (Australian Pain Society) – links to useful resources and membership information. 

🔺 Head to Health – digital health resources including online pain programs (e.g. Reboot, Mindspot); youth forums (e.g. eHeadspace Group Chat); mindfulness app (e.g. Smiling Mind App).  

🔺 Better Pain Management Course (Pain Education for Professionals)

🔺 NOI – offers course, workshops and books for health professionals

🔺 The Australian Pain Society: Pain in Childhood Special Interest Group

🔺 IASP: Special Interest Group on Pain in Childhood

🔺 The Pain Toolkit

🔺 Pain Management Network


Articles:

🔺 APS Pain in Childhood SIG: Chronic Pain Management in times of the Coronavirus – Dr Arno Ebner, MD PhD FRACP

🔺 Integrative (non-pharmacological) therapies in managing acute, chronic and procedural pain in children
Dr Stefan Friedrichsdorf, Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, USA


This is a growing resource list – suggestions welcome! Please email tonya@skip.org.au