A referral can be made by any health professional, lawyer, rehab consultant, insurance company, employer, Veteran Affairs, or Workplace Safety and Insurance Board.
How to Determine whether a referral should be made?
Red flags that might signal the onset of chronic pain:
To participate in the four-week group-based Program, patients must be able to understand and converse in English, work in groups of people, be cooperative, and be independent in self-care i.e. dressing, personal care, etc.
Please note: to be eligible for our service, treatment costs must be authorized by an insurance company, WSIB, or other funding agency. Services at the Chronic Pain Management Unit are not covered by OHIP.