Spiralling Out of Control

In this module, you will discover that chronic pain can impact other aspects of life. Recognizing this helps us adopt strategies to alleviate discomfort and support overall well-being.

3 Lessons

Course Length

1 Activity


12 Minutes



It is common for people with chronic pain to have the other aspects of their life impacted by discomfort. It is important to recognize and manage these contributing factors in order to change from a pain-centered life to a function centered life. Early intervention can prevent these factors from spiraling out of control. 

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the connection between chronic pain and other aspects of life including sleep, school, family dynamic, work and socialization.

Course Content