Using Integrative Medicine to Address the Sequelae of Early Abuse and Its Relationship to Chronic Pain

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Bettina Herbert, MD, FAAPMR, is Director of the Integrative Pain Program at Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine. She is a graduate of the University of Arizona/Bravewell fellowship for Integrative Medicine, and board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Herbert combines best practices from rehabilitation medicine, osteopathic medicine and nutritional therapies.

This lecture was delivered as part of the Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine's Grand Rounds series on November 2, 2010. Copyright 2010 by Bettina Herbert, MD, FAAPMR.

The streaming video presentation lasts approximately 58 minutes.


Overall goals and objectives:

1. Identify recent advances in integrative medical care and discuss their application to clinical practice.
2. Describe the latest data on complementary and alternative medical therapies that could improve patient outcomes.
3. Discuss core integrative medicine topics that patients frequently ask physicians about.