Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Chronic Pain Self-Management program is a six week program that teaches practical skills for living with, or caring for someone with, health conditions that causes chronic pain.
Tonya LaFave, Registered Dietitian/Quality Assurance Supervisor with the Upper Peninsula Commission for Area Progress (UPCAP), called in to the Sunny Morning Show today to talk about the program and how to sign up.
LaFave said the program focuses on self-care, learning new strategies for managing pain, and gentle exercises to help manage pain, and the group meets for 2 1/2 hours once a week.
She added that the the program will be held in at the Lost Creek Community Center in Marquette on Wednesdays,starting June 5th from 6:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., and there is no cost to attend.
The program is brought to you by UPCAP, and you can register by calling 906-372-3268.