If you or a loved one are experiencing chronic pain, you are not alone. About 1 in 5 Manitobans, which is over 200,000 people, are impacted by pain that does not go away. Dr. Brigitte Sabourin will present some strategies to help those living with chronic pain, and their loved ones, take care of themselves and of each other.
Dr. Brigitte Sabourin, PhD obtained her PhD in Clinical Psychology at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada. She has been working at the HSC’s Pain Management Centre since 2014, where she provides group and individual treatment for individuals with chronic pain. She has also been involved in developing and evaluating novel and accessible treatment modalities (e.g. web-based, workshop, videoconference) to support individuals with chronic pain in living the best life they can.