Painaustralia

http//www.painaustralia.org.au

Painaustralia has an excellent website. Pain Clinics provides a list of Pain Clinics across Australia. Consumer/Reading Materials describes many pain types and related information. Consumer/Getting Help and Taking Action highlights expert advice on many subjects. Video Material allows consumers to hear information on pain-related topics such as: Pain: Lower back pain; Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain; and Key Points for Managing Chronic Pain. Vignettes in Share your pain – Nerve Pain Health are part of a broad awareness campaign. Self Management/Books contains various links including to The Pain Tool Kit (www.paintoolkit.org) of UK-based pain sufferer, Pete Moore. Painaustralia’s comprehensive work includes leadership in advocating on behalf of consumers with chronic pain and the pain health professional community, distributing research material, and hosting major conferences/seminars.