Charmian's experience of chronic pain: National Pain Week

Wednesday, 1 August 2018 - 5:00pm to 5:30pm

This week on Brainwaves, the team talked to Charmian about her lived experience of chronic pain and mental ilness. We talked about the various ways chronic pain and the 'solutions' for her pain have impacted upon her life, both physically and mentally, as well as the stigma she experiences as a result of her journey with pain. 

National Pain Week ran from 23rd - 29th July 2018. To find out more about the week head to More resources can be found on the Pain Australia website here or on the Australian Pain Society directory here

Wednesday 5:00pm to 5:30pm
Challenging the mainstream, negative stereotypes of people with a mental illness ths program actively engages those living with a mental illness as researchers, interviewers, performers and program designers while promoting community mental health awareness.


Members of Wellways Australia