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Rethinking Orthopedics

Rethinking Orthopedics

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June 18th 2014:Managing the Medications Used to Manage Pain

Western Medicine treatments for chronic pain frequently include medications to manage or mask the pain. These medications are not without effects. My guest, clinical psychologist Anne-Marie Nicolas, Psy.D., explains the differences among the various types of unintended effects various common pain medications can have, including side effects, rebound, withdrawal, and addiction. We discuss the role psychologists can play in helping people control or diminish their pain, reduce their dependence on pain medications, and manage the unintended effects of pain medication. We also discuss the diff

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Anne-Marie Nicolas, Psy.D.

Anne-Marie Nicolas, Psy.D., is a Psychologist in private practice in Chicago. She earned her degree at Nova Southeastern University in Davie, FL, in 2008, and has done crisis stabilization, clinical assessment, work with sexually abused children and with inpatients at a substance abuse treatment facility, and has acted as a clinical director. Her doctoral research was on self image development in adolescent African-American females. These experiences provide a rich atmosphere for her personal, professional, and spiritual journey and have shaped her clinical practice. She values professional collaborations and is a member of the Illinois Psychological Association and the owner of Blue Lot
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