Non-pharmacological Management of Pain


This one-hour topic explores non-pharmacological pain relief methods to help clients in pain. It starts by defining and discussing pain and pain physiology and then covers how to assess a client’s pain, determining its cause and type. Learn about how to formulate a care plan and how to correctly document progress notes for clients.

On completion of this topic, you will have gained an increased understanding of:

  • Defining pain and discussing the pain journey and pain physiology
  • Assessing a client's pain and determine its cause and type
  • Implementing non-pharmacological pain management within a client's care plan

The duration of this topic is: 1 hour

Rating: Level 1

Author: Janie Petersen

This topic is endorsed by:

Enrolment duration: 364 days
Cost: 45(AUD)

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TAFE Digital
        TAFE NSW – North Coast RTO Code: 90010

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