The power of pain self-efficacy: Applying a positive psychology framework to pediatric pain
Special Interest Group on Pain in Childhood, International Association for the Study of Pain
This commentary examines the resilience mechanism of pain self-efficacy and aims to (1) define the construct, (2) briefly review relevant literature, and (3) discuss clinical implications and future research directions.
chronic pain, pediatric pain, self-efficacy, resilience mechanism
Tomlinson RM, Cousins LA, McMurtry CM, Cohen LL. The power of pain self-efficacy: Applying a positive psychology framework to pediatric pain. Pediatric Pain Letter 2017;19(1):9-13. http://ppl.childpain.org/issues/v19n1_2017/v19n1_tomlinson