When Stress Causes Pain: Innovative Treatments for Psychophysiologic Disorders

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Presented by NYU Postdoctoral Program and Psychophysiologic Disorders Association

The New York Academy of Medicine
1216 5th Avenue, New York, NY (at 103rd St.)

8:30 – 5:30 PM


  • To understand the link between psychosocial stress and pain and other physical symptoms
  • Learn to assess clients with medically unexplained physical illness
  • Learn to use psychotherapy to relieve somatic symptoms
  • And more ...

Keynote Speaker:
Raja Selvam, PhD.


  • Lewis Aron, PhD, ABPP – Director of NYU Postdoc
  • Frances Sommer Anderson, PhD, SEP – NYU Postdoc
  • Sharone Bergner, PhD – NYU Postdoc
  • David D. Clarke, MD – Oregon Health & Science University
  • Mary-Joan Gerson, PhD, ABPP – NYU Postdoc
  • Alan Gordon, LCSW – USC
  • Spyros Orfanos, PhD, ABPP – NYU Postdoc Clinic Director
  • Evelyn Rappaport, PsyD, SEP – NYU Postdoc
  • Forest S., MA, MS – Boston U.
  • Howard Schubiner, MD – Wayne State University
  • Eric Sherman, PsyD – NYU Postdoc
  • Peter Zafirides, MD – Ohio State University

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