Offers advice on how to deal with everyday physical pain and psychological Pain, Including Pain Relief Techniques, Lifestyle Changes, Emotional changes, coping skills and medication.
Marlene E. Hunter, M.D., FCFP(C), holds a certification and fellowship in family medicine and was an associate clinical professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of British Columbia. She is the Director of LabyrinthVictoria Centre for Dissociation, and has served as President of the B.C. College of Family Physicians, the International Society of the Study of Dissociation, the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis, and the Canadian Society of Clinical Hypnosis (B.C. Division), and was National Co-chair of the Canadian Society for Studies in Trauma and Dissociation. Dr. Hunter has been working with trauma-spectrum disorders for three decades. She is author of Understanding Dissociative Disorders: A Guide for Family Physicians and Health Care Professionals and Making Peace with Chronic Pain. She now runs a psychotherapy centre in Victoria, B.C.