4:28. Master’s in Pain Management 2007, Edinburg University
5:10. The Question… Multidimensional Diagnostic Algorithms for Visceral Pain
6:29. The Roam Foundation: 60 types of functional GI Disorders…
13:22. Osteopathy vs Naturopathy…
14:36. Biopsychosocial approach & multidisciplinary vs interdisciplinary
16:05. Easy to “think you’re being BPS / holistic.
16:44. Predicting who will get better and who will not… Catastrophisers versus those without meaning / purpose
18:56. Getting off opioids – The importance of an existential approach.
19:54. Resilience Program “Inner Core Strength”…
21:21. It’s NOT all in your head!
22:12. Explain pain… Mainly in the brain…
23:15. Questionnaire: peripheral vs central pain
24:36. Conditioned Pain Modulation: Pain inhibits pain
28:08. Sensory cortex acute pain response
28:30. Emotional pain descriptors
30:12. Knowing when to refer out.
30:49. Generalised guidelines:
Distressed but trying to get better…
Blaming the practitioner… BPD
31:32. Linking back in to the BPS model
34:11. Spiritual distress in terminally ill patients.
34:52. Death anxiety – religion vs spirituality
36:19. Blame and religion
36:42. A cultural “ghost”
39:20. The Virgin Mary in pain relief
40:49. Time perspective – fMRI transcendental future time perspective
43:11. Persistent Pain & Past trauma
Heightened HPA axis and inflammatory mediators
46:00 epigenetic expression of pain
- Decreased synaptic strength in inhibitory pathways and increased synaptic strength in pain facilitation pathways
- Pain threshold decreased/pain perception increased
48:43. Bruce Lipton, brains and biomes
50:40. Core languages, epigenetics and the biopsychosocial model
52:12. Gut health, kimchi and central sensitivity.
56:15. Fecal transplants, biopsychosocial biomes, culture and colon(ie)s
57:43. Viscerosomatic reflexes and motor control.
101:53. Spiritual factors in clinical work and the FACIT extended spiritual questionnaire*:
- 1-8 Peace & meaning
- 9-12 Faith
- 13-23 Relationships
*Full title (search for) “Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy – Spiritual Well-Being, Expanded version”
1:06:50 The 1-2-3-4 approach: 1 Love / Legacy / Dream
1:08:18. The 2 Forces: Yin & Yang of Life – Catabolic:Anabolic Stressors
109:27. The importance of Life Purpose
- Allostatic Load
- Central Sensitisation
1:11:52. The Brain and the Mind
1:14:54. Psilocybin, God & Existential Anxiety
1:19:02. The brain as filter of reality?
1:21:22. Virtual reality, distraction and phantom pain
1:24:50 Generating order from chaos
- DAS21 (depression anxiety depression)
- Poster Australia/New Zealand Pain Society
- “Pain Modulation Index” (Coming soon!)
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2020 Vision – Putting Persistent Pain Behind us in the Next Decade
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