February session a success!

Wow! Just completed a 6-week journey with clients who had a variety of chronic pain and/or autoimmune issues. So humbled to be part of their healing journey as they took back their power. They gave us this fabulous gift and we will now use it during every group! #chronicpain #chronicpainrva #chronicpainrichmond

VA Medical Director of Integrative Pain, Endorses CPR

“…Dr. Rooney is an excellent psychologist and, unlike most providers, knows how to treat patients with chronic pain. Through CBT-CP and nutritional psychology Dr. Rooney has helped countless veterans with chronic pain get their lives back. I would send any of my patients to her- and did!  Dr. Rooney and Ka Wong created and ran a nationally recognized group together at the VA titled the Anti-Inflammatory diet group. In this group Ka is able to Read more…

CPR at Ellwoods Sets Future Goals, Reaches Many

We had so much fun talking to so many awesome Richmond folks about Chronic Pain at Ellwood Thompson’s last night. We are so grateful so many people came out and are looking forward to doing more talks and groups.  Some of Our Goals: -Spread education about chronic pain and recovery throughout RVA-Run groups for those in RVA chronic pain until everyone has relief!-Create an online and live community for Chronic Pain sufferers through CPR-Train CPR graduates Read more…

How do I know if I have Chronic Pain?

Have you had pain most days of the week for six months or more? If yes, according to the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) you have what is called Chronic Pain. Why is it important to know if you have chronic pain? THE TREATMENT FOR CHRONIC PAIN IS DIFFERENT THAN THE TREATMENT FOR ACUTE PAIN! Many patients with chronic pain do not know that after 6 months of being acute pain and waiting for Read more…