The Importance of the Patient-Provider Relationship When It Comes to Pain Management

Despite being originally proposed in the ‘70’s by psychiatrist George Engel, the “biopsychosocial model” of health (BPS) is the newest craze among healthcare professionals. This model contradicts the current “biomedical” model of health, wherein the amount of pain you perceive is theorized to be the direct result of a physical pathology or biological damage. This[…]