*** Meditation for Chronic Pain ***

  • July 16, 2013 · 6:30 PM
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Meditation & Gentle Exercises

for Chronic Pain Management


Please bring your health card and the medical clearance form signed by your doctor.

Click here for medical clearance form

  • Chronic pain is real.
  • It is a sensation perceived in the mind.
  • Altering perception can alter pain.
  • There is a skill to changing perception.
  • There is therefore, a skill to managing pain.


Who is in charge?

Dr. Jan Carstoniu

The group facilitator is Jan Carstoniu MD FRCPC (anesthesiology) who has maintained a practice in chronic pain management since 1993. He has been a student of Chinese internal arts for 35 years and was a psychologist before entering medical studies.

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  • Eric R.

    Hi Jeff. This is a medical application of meditation for the management of chronic pain. It is an OHIP funded group so there is no direct charge to participants. You will need to bring your health card and a medical release signed by your doctor. You can get the release form here: http://mindbodypainclinics.com/medical-clearance/

    1 · July 11, 2013

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    A former member

    Is there a cost for this meetup?

    July 10, 2013

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