Transform the way that people with pain get the care they need and deserve.
Become part of an energized community of clinicians that works together to ensure that people with pain have access to optimal, person-centered care.
Prepare for a credential in pain management
We offer both a general and an advanced credential in pain management, for all clinicians who treat pain.
Get an education you'll find nowhere else
Learn about our interdisciplinary and integrative model through our publications, online education, articles, and research.
Listen to the nation's leading policy and advocacy experts
We are the foremost voice in proposing and advocating for public policy to provide optimal pain care.
Connect with a network of like-minded clinicians
We bring together the collective knowledge of many disciplines to promote good pain management.
Learn what we do.
The Academy addresses the four pillars of pain management.
The Academy leads in advocating for balanced pain management policy, working to ensure the ability to provide optimal pain care to everyone who needs it.
The Academy provides education through the Annual Clinical Meeting, online and live programs, and print materials.
The Academy provides the only credential available for all practitioners who treat people with pain.
The Academy produces The Pain Practitioner and Currents: The Monthly Index to Pain Management, the nation's number one online source of pain management information.