Holistic pain control training for patients and families

In addition to having access to a nationally recognized pain management team, patients and families at Children's can be taught holistic pain and nausea control techniques, if desired. Training is available in:

  • Acupressure
  • Aromatherapy
  • Visualization

Each surgical nurse and child life specialist has undergone eight hours of training in order to teach these techniques. For more information about pain control techniques that may help your child, contact a child life specialist.

Contact Us

  • If you are a family member looking for a Children's surgeon, visit the surgical specialties page and choose the appropriate specialty.
  • If you are a health professional looking for a consultation or referral information, please call Children's Physician Access at 1-866-755-2121 (toll-free).