Today Dr. David Schecter joins us to discuss chronic pain and stress management. He discusses the biopsychosocial model and using this to truly understand his patients. We break down turning a vicious cycle into a virtuous cycle by controlling our thoughts and the way we interpret our circumstances. 

Dr. Schechter is a family medicine and sports medicine physician. He has been treating chronic pain and other functional disorders for over 25 years. Dr. Schechter is the author of Think Away Your Pain, The MindBody Workbook, and the MindBody Workbook for teens. You can find his book Think Away Your Pain at and his MindBody Workbook at


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