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Good Samaritan Society offers chronic pain self-management program

Posted: January 18, 2013 - 9:31pm

Good Samaritan Society offers chronic pain self-management program

Good Samaritan Society – Communities of Brainerd and Pine River is offering the Chronic Pain Self-Management Program from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday at the Brainerd - Woodland Campus, 100 Buffalo Hills Lane. The six-week course is free and open to the public.

The Chronic Pain Self-Management Program is designed to help participants learn skills and obtain knowledge to gain confidence in managing chronic pain and improving the quality of life. Class activities will address pain and symptom cycles, help participants cope with emotions, activity, fatigue and sleep management related to chronic pain.

Interested persons may call Joy Nordby at 855-6639 to register or for more information.

The Good Samaritan Society – Woodland is part of The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society, a not-for-profit organization.