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Investigator, BC Children's Hospital Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Arts, University of British of Columbia
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Pediatric chronic pain.
This study evaluates treatment outcome following a four session group-treatment for adolescents with chronic pain syndromes, and their parents. Pain101 is a condensed and modified version of a program successfully implemented at the Stollery Children's Hospital in Alberta .
Ho, G.H.Y., Bennett, S.M., Cox, D., Poole, G. (2008) Brief Report : Cognitive functioning and academic achievement in children and adolescents with chronic pain. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 311-316. PMID: 18653661
Research Innovation Fund - Psychology, BC Children's Hospital - 2013