VHA Pain Management
For Veterans/Public - Frequently Asked Questions
This section provides links to tools on "Frequently Asked Questions," developed for Veterans/Public.
Resources - FAQs
|Why does pain become chronic?
|Acute vs. Chronic Pain *
|What is the biopsychosocial model of pain?
|Biological, psychological, and social factors interact to impact the experience of pain. *
|Pain management educational videos targeting the most common issues facing Providers and Patients *
|Why am I seeing a psychologist for pain?
|How psychologists can help with pain management. *
|How does stress play a role?