2024 training

We are looking forward to hosting the upcoming 2024 Chronic Pain Peer Support Group Leader Training May 18-19. 

Chronic pain support leader group trainings

All Pain Connection support group leaders are required to attend an in-depth training. The trainings are conducted online in an accessible, compassionate environment, designed with patients in mind.

The trainings help empower support group leaders to kickstart effective, evidence-based support groups with an emphasis on education. Leaders are provided with ongoing assistance in running their groups via monthly conference calls.

Next training

The 2024 chronic pain peer support group training will be held virtually May 18-19, 2024.

We look forward to welcoming a new group of leaders!

At the trainings, attendees learn about:

  • The logistics of running a successful peer-led support group
  • How to flourish as a peer leader
  • How to empower group participants to utilize their own coping skills
  • How to navigate challenges that may occur when leading a peer-led support group