Which psychological therapies are used in fibromyalgia rehabilitation?

Updated: Feb 07, 2019
  • Author: Regina P Gilliland, MD; Chief Editor: Dean H Hommer, MD  more...
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Psychologic intervention is a necessary component in a rehabilitation program for fibromyalgia. Treatment options include the following [7] :

  • CBT

  • Relaxation training

  • Group therapy

  • Biofeedback

  • Stress management

See Fibromyalgia: Slideshow, a Critical Images slideshow, to identify strategies for accurately diagnosing and treating fibromyalgia.


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