The Comfort Ability Workshop

Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care Lobby
3500 Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104  

This supportive and interactive workshop is designed to help children with chronic or recurrent pain and their parents learn strategies to better manage pain and improve day-to-day function.

The cost for this event is $100 and covers up to two caregivers and one child, as well as parking.

Event Dates:

  • June 6, 2020 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • October 10, 2020 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • November 21, 2020 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Kids will:

  • Connect with peers who also have pain
  • Learn mind-body strategies for managing pain and pain-related stress
  • Develop an individual coping plan for improved pain management

Caregivers will:

  • Learn parent-based strategies that promote child comfort
  • Understand how to scaffold a plan to support improved function at home and school
  • Obtain resources for additional pain management support

For more information and to register: call 215-590-0105 or email