Emotions, Moods, & Pain

Lists and describe the six basic emotions that have unique facial expressions. Explains the difference between emotions and moods. Discusses the relationship between emotions, moods, and pain. Identifies brain structures and neurochemicals that play a role in both moods and pain. Discusses the relationship of pain to both acute stress and chronic stress. Lists the similarities between stress management and pain management. Identifies the similar brain areas involved in both physical and emotional pain. Explains the interactions between anxiety disorders, depression, and pain. Discusses cognitive behavioral therapy and its role in pain management.
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Hour 1

  1.      Introduction
  2.      Emotions
  3.      Moods
  4.      Emotions, Moods, & Pain: It is all in the Brain
  5.      Fear & Stress
  6.      Stress & Chronic Pain
  7.      Anxiety
  8.      Anxiety & Pain

 

Hour 2

  1.      Loss, Depression, & Pain: The Social Loss /Pain Overlap
  2.      Depression
  3.      Depression & Pain
  4.      Double-Duty Medications for Mood Disorders and Pain
  5.      Antidepressants
  6.      Mood Stabilizers

 

Hour 3

  1.      Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Mood Disorders and Pain
  2.      Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Pain Management
  3.      How Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Pain Management Works
  4.      Conclusion

 

Learning Objectives

  1. List and describe the six basic emotions that have unique facial expressions.
  2. Explain the difference between emotions and moods.
  3. Discuss the relationship between emotions, moods, and pain.
  4. Identify brain structures and neurochemicals that play a role in both moods and pain.
  5. Discuss the relationship of pain to both acute stress and chronic stress.
  6. List the similarities between stress management and pain management.
  7. Identify the similar brain areas involved in both physical and emotional pain.
  8. Explain the interactions between anxiety disorders, depression, and pain.
  9. Discuss cognitive behavioral therapy and its role in pain management.
Instructor M. Howard, Ph.D.
Contact Hours: 3
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