Welcome

The Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Center ("the Center") is a nonprofit organization dedicated to an integrative approach to help people with fibromyalgia (FM) and other chronic pain conditions manage their symptoms, improve their functionality, and increase their quality of life. The Center is located in the Kinesiology and Health Science Complex on the campus of California State University, Fullerton.

Mission

The mission of the Center is to advance research, education, and professional practice related to FM and other chronic pain disorders. The Center’s philosophy is based on an integrated approach to symptom management, including

  • Psycho-social & cognitive-behavioral strategies
  • Stress management
  • Physical activity interventions
  • Balance and mobility training
  • Nutrition & weight management
  • Acupuncture & manual therapies
  • Pharmacological therapies

 

Goals

  • Conduct interdisciplinary research
  • Provide training for students and professionals
  • Facilitate support and education for persons with FM and other chronic pain conditions, including their significant others
  • Offer a variety of physical, health, and mobility assessments
  • Conduct health, fitness, and rehabilitation programs
  • Raise public awareness about FM and other chronic pain conditions, and its effects on individuals, their families, and significant others

 

For more information call 657-278-7031 or email at fmcp@fullerton.edu

 

CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL AWARENESS DAY for CHRONIC IMMUNOLOGICAL & NEUROLOGICAL DISEASES (CIND)

MAY 12th

CIND include:
Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)
Fibromyalgia (FM)
Gulf War Syndrome (GWS)
Multiple Chemical Sensitivities (MCS)

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Jordan Aquino, Center Director (left) and Harvey Keith Carden, Board Member of Pandoraorg.net (right) accept a Proclamation to designate May 12, 2015 as International ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia Awarness Day at the Anaheim City Council Meeting on April 21, 2015

Click here to view the Proclamation