Issue Brief: Implementing Evidence-Based Programs to Address Chronic Pain

Explore this issue brief to learn more about the common and growing problem of chronic pain and opioid use among older adults, provide background on how evidence-based programs can be an important tool for pain management, and offer insights into successful strategies for implementation of the Chronic Pain Self-Management Program.

Overview of the National CDSME Database

Explore this description of the National Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME) database, operated by the National Council on Aging with funded from the Administration for Community Living.