Amplified Musculoskeletal Pain Syndrome (AMPS) Resources

For Parents and Caregivers

Condition Management

The ability to think in images or pictures is a skill that comes easily to children and teens, and can also be helpful for pain management.

A doctor may prescribe an opioid pain medicine (also called a narcotic) for your child. Learn more about how opioids work.


An assessment by physical and/or occupational therapy may be part of your clinical visit. In order to best serve your child's needs, please complete this form.