Mindfulness in the management of chronic pain: conceptual and clinical considerations
Techniques in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management
Short Title: Alternative Therapies for Pain Management
Format: Journal Article
Sources ID: 21794
This article presents a conceptual model for the mindfulness-based psychotherapeutic treatment of chronic pain. It describes the process of mindfulness meditation and places it in the context of a practical model for conceptualizing pain. It presents case vignettes on the phenomenology and treatment of chronic pain. Resources for mindfulness are presented.