Holisitic approaches to pain treatment – an interview with Hubert van Griensven

As part of this month’s learn topic in the Physiopedia Members area psychosocial approaches to pain we have been fortunate to record a 40 minute interview with Dr Hubert van Griensven PhD MSc (Pain) MCSP DIP Ac.

Hubert van Griensven qualified as a physiotherapist in 1988. He has worked as a clinical specialist in pain, working with the internationally renowned pain management unit of Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital Trust for six years. Hubert also has a deep interest in eastern approaches to treatment of pain, practicing acupuncture and meditation techniques.

Pain a textbook for health professionalsHubert gained an MSc in Pain from King’s College London in 2004, and in 2005 published the textbook “Pain in Practice: Theory and Treatment Strategies for Manual Therapists”. More recently Hubert has become a Research Fellow at the University of Brighton and is also the lead editor of a new book “Pain: a textbook for health professionals” which has just been published by Elsevier.

View Hubert’s profile on LinkedIn.