# 64 - Chronic Pain with Sports and Exercise Psychologist Damien Stewart


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Damien Stewart is a Sport and Exercise Psychologist based on the Sunshine Coast of Australia. Damien currently works in private practice servicing both sport, exercise and mental health clientele.

Damien was a police officer for 20 years and an elite-level softball player. He then received a pain diagnosis that would be life-changing.

In this interview, we discuss the critical importance of a multidisciplinary approach to treating pain, what “successful therapy” might actually mean in the context of managing pain, and the role of active acceptance!

For more information on Damien Stewart, check out the show notes.

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