In this episode, Dr. David Hanscom continues his discussion with Dr. Joe Tatta, author of the best-selling book Radical Relief, about the details of his approach to treating chronic pain. He uses a combination of patient education, mindfulness and Acceptance Commitment Therapy.He stresses the importance of the doctor-patient relationship and understanding the patient's values and motivations as part of the healing process.
Dr. Joe Tatta is a global leader in integrative pain care and an advocate for the safe and effective treatment of chronic pain. He is the Founder of the Integrative Pain Science Institute, a cutting-edge health company reinventing pain care through evidence-based treatment, research, and professional development. For 25 years he has supported people living with pain and helped practitioners deliver more effective pain management. His research and career achievements include scalable practice models centered on lifestyle medicine, health behavior change, and digital therapeutics. He is a Doctor of Physical Therapy, a Board-Certified Nutrition Specialist, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy trainer. Dr. Tatta is the author of two bestselling books Radical Relief and Heal Your Pain Now and host of The Healing Pain Podcast. Learn more by visiting https://www.integrativepainscienceinstitute.com.