Pain, Sex and the Brain

Workshop 36

Workshop Schedule

14:00

Ragi Doggweiler

14:05

Kristene Whitmore

14:40

Ragi Doggweiler

15:10

Yukio Homma

15:30

None

16:00

Yong Yang

16:20

Ragi Doggweiler

16:35

Jane Meijlink

16:45

All

Aims & Objectives

Advanced
180 minutes
Painful Bladder Syndromes/IC
Mind-Body Connection Sexuality Global approach
Physicians, Physical Therapist, Nurses

Eastern and Western practical approaches to treat IC/BPS/PBS/CPPS. Treatment options based on not only medical but also on self-help and complementary therapy, with the emphasis on an individualized approach. Discuss effects of pain on sexuality including desire, arousal, orgasm, satisfaction and partner aspects. Investigate the role of the CNS on bladder, bowel and muscle function including neuroplasticity. Emphasis will be put on the multidisciplinary approach including mind-body techniques and the patients perspective