Many of our clients suffer from chronic pain. For some chronic pain is a symptom of an underlying condition and for others it is the main condition; in either case, chronic pain can be and often is disabling. Because so many of our clients are affected by chronic pain, we thought a discussion of the organization that provides information, support and education for those who suffer from chronic pain conditions might be helpful.
The American Chronic Pain Association’s mission:
- to facilitate peer support and education for individuals with chronic pain and their families so that these individuals may live more fully in spite of their pain; and