Handbook of cognitive behavioral approaches in primary care. Acute and chronic pain in primary care settings

Barbara A. Golden, Robert J. Gatchel, Scott Glassman

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The authors discuss acute and chronic pain in primary care settings. The following topics are addressed: assessment and diagnostic issues; incidence and clinical manifestations in primary care; cognitive-behavioral case conceptualization; identifying and addressing obstacles to treatment; points of collaboration with physicians and family; empirically based treatment approaches; evaluation and treatment outcomes; and considerations with special populations/diversity issues. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2012 APA, all rights reserved). (create)

Original languageAmerican English
PublisherHandbook of cognitive behavioral approaches in primary care.
StatePublished - Jan 1 2010


  • acute chronic pain
  • primary care settings
  • assessment
  • diagnosis
  • incidence
  • clinical manifestations
  • cognitive behavioral case conceptualization
  • treatment obstacles
  • empirically based treatment approaches
  • evaluation treatment outcomes
  • Chronic Pain
  • Pain
  • Primary Health Care
  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy
  • Epidemiology
  • Evidence Based Practice
  • Measurement
  • Treatment Effectiveness Evaluation
  • Treatment Barriers


  • Psychology

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