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Managing pain through psychosocial intervention

We often tend to believe that pain is only physical. However, it also has an important psychological aspect. In fact, pain is always physical and psychological. To address this more global perspective, the team at the Edwards Family Interdisciplinary Centre for Complex Pain of the Montreal Children's Hospital (MCH) will be launching the Comfort Ability Program on May 26.

Patient stories

I get so emotional thinking about it, but if it weren’t for the doctors, nurses and everyone who took care of us, he may not have made it,” says Robyn Schwartz about her third and youngest son Maxwell who is now 15 months old. At 20 weeks into her pregnancy, Robyn underwent a routine ultrasound that revealed her baby had a cystic malformation of the lung. +