Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-2223

Grand Rounds October 19, 2018

October 17, 2018

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE SERIES
GRAND ROUNDS
UNM DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES
 
Domenici Center for Health Education Auditorium (Room 1220)
Friday, October 19, 2018
1 - 2 pm
 
"Chronic Noncancer Pain: A Psychiatric Disorder?"
 
Edward C. Covington, MD
Retired from the Neurological Institute at Cleveland Clinic Foundation,
where he founded the Chronic Pain Rehabilitation Program in 1979 and served as its director
Founder of the Neurological Center for Pain in 2008
Cleveland Clinic Consultant
 
 
OBJECTIVES
At the end of this presentation the audience will be able to:
1) Appreciate that remission from substance use disorders is possible,
2) Learn the components of recovery,
3) Appreciate that substance use disorders remain some of the most stigmatized illnesses,
4) Learn how stigma is a barrier to recovery,
5) Recognize stigmatizing language, and 6) Learn what you can do to combat stigma and promote recovery.