"Accepting Pain - Our New Normal" was this year's theme where we explored behavioral therapies and techniques for better wellness. During this empowering day, women in pain and their caregivers discovered their personal "Hero's Journey" to a new normal. Please link here for more details about this amazing day!
For Grace partnered with the National Pain Report on a confidential women in pain survey that gave women the chance to share their chronic pain experience openly and honestly. The results were unveiled at our 7th Annual Women In Pain conference by National Pain Report CEO Ed Coghlan. Please link here to read NPR's many stories about this exciting project. Survey Results
For Grace Spokesperson Cynthia Toussaint was a featured speaker at this prestigious event that spotlighted cutting-edge research about pain and its management. Ms. Toussaint shared her 32-year chronic pain experience, advocacy work and impressions about the research presented at this hope-generating symposium. View Day Two of the worldwide webcast here.
For Grace spokesperson Cynthia Toussaint was the guest speaker at this event that educated legislators about pain and critical access to appropriate therapies. This briefing was held in the Rayburn Building on Capitol Hill and included a roundtable discussion with key stakeholders in the medication supply chain as well as a screening of the Discovery Channel's documentary Pain Matters. See Press Release.