The Pain Companion, by Sarah Anne Shockey, has a few exercises to explore pain and your relationship to it. (see my review). One of those exercises
People living with chronic pain often experience depression and negative emotion, magnifying both the severity and ongoing nature of the pain. Although that may come
Pain acceptance is the process of giving up the struggle with pain and learning to live life despite pain. PMC study Pain Acceptance Vox article.
I have attained a certain level of acceptance. Acceptance I will always have pain. Acceptance that I deserve a life with it. Acceptance that life
The things people say just make me wonder sometimes. And irk me a little bit. Not enough to say anything because I’m a mellow
What do you think about acceptance? is what I think about acceptance but I have problems staying in that state of mind. I think of it
I know chronic illness acceptance means different things to different people. I want to tell you what it means to me but I am