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Event Name:September 2022 IPA Webinar: Evidence-Based Treatments for Chronic Pain: Tips for the Generalist
Event Type(s):CE Events
Description:IPA 2022 Webinar Series
1.0 Hour of Category I CE credit

Friday, September 16th, 2022 at Noon

Registrants will receive further information for participating via Zoom Webinar for the presentation.

Evidence-Based Treatments for Chronic Pain: Tips for the Generalist 
Chronic pain is a major health concern for millions of Americans. Chronic pain often influences may aspects of an individual's functioning. Psychologists play an integral role in the treatment of chronic pain. In fact, researchers have studied and delineated several evidence-based psychological treatments for the most common chronic pain syndromes. Generalists interested in working with this population can learn how to apply psychological theory and interventions to those with chronic pain. In this presentation, learners will be presented with the foundational biological and psychological aspects of the most commonly occurring chronic pain syndromes. They will also increase their knowledge of the basic concepts of psychological factors associated with chronic pain and will identify the role of evidence-based interventions in the treatment of chronic pain.    

Learning Objectives
By completing this program, participants will able to:
1.    Summarize the basic concepts of psychological factors associated with chronic pain.
2.    Described the biopsychosocial aspects of common pain syndromes.
3.    Identify three evidence-based interventions for common pain syndromes.

Presenter Bio:  Sarah Jenkins, Ph.D., ABPP, HSPP
Dr. Sarah Jenkins is a Board Certified Clinical Health Psychologist. She earned her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology with specialization in Health Psychology from Ball State University in 2011. She earned her board certification in clinical health psychology in 2017. Dr. Jenkins worked for seven years as a Clinical Health Psychologist in the Department of Neuropsychology at St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital. She was also the former Graduate Program Director of the clinical mental health master’s program at Marian University. She opened her own specialty practice in May 2018. 

Dr. Sarah Jenkins

Special Note to Conference Attendees
The Indiana Psychological Association (IPA) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Indiana Psychological Association maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Indiana State Psychology Board and Indiana Behavioral Health Board:
  • IPA is an approved provider of Category I continuing education for psychologists.
  • IPA is an approved provider of Category I continuing education for LSW, LCSW, LMFT, LMHC, LMFTA, LCAC and LAC.
Licensees must judge the program’s relevance to their professional practice.
Please note that APA rules require that credit be given only to those who attend the entire workshop. Those arriving more than 15 minutes after the scheduled start time or leaving early will not receive CE credits. Partial credit cannot be given. We ask that all participants return the post-program evaluation form at the conclusion of the program. Dr. Jenkins and IPA have not received any commercial support for this program or its contents and will not receive any commercial support prior to or during this program.
CE certificates will be distributed via email withing two weeks post-event. 
Registration Fees

IPA New, Premier, Platinum, Emeritus-Practicing, and Student Members - $0
IPA Basic, Emeritus-Retired Members, and Affiliate Members - $15
Non-Members - Psychologists and Other Professionals $30
*If a non-member Student seeking to attend, please either join IPA (free membership with "sponsorship" by an IPA Academic Member or, if outside the state of Indiana, please contact

Registration will close on Thursday, September 15th, 2022.
Event Date:9/16/2022
Event Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Eastern
Location:Live Webinar
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