Author Archives: Dr. Julia Kim

Jul
8
2015

Can Music Ease Pain?

by Dr. Julia Kim
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Dr. Julia Kim, Clinical Psychologist, discusses the role that music plays in easing pain during the recovery process. Pain is both a sensory perception and subjective process influenced by psychological … More…

May
18
2015
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Surgery can be a daunting event if you think it will be and are unprepared. While it is natural to be anxious about an upcoming surgery – here are a … More…

Nov
6
2014

Is My Pain All in My Head?

by Dr. Julia Kim
11.6 Blog

Dr. Julia Kim, Clinical Psychologist, discusses the role that the brain plays in understanding the experience of pain. Pain is not all in your head – but part of it … More…

Oct
29
2014
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In this week’s installment of Ask the Expert, Dr. Julia Kim, psychologist, answers questions on mental readiness for athletes returning from injury.  Q1. What is the Psychological Readiness to Return … More…

Feb
20
2014
2.20 Blog

People go to physicians, surgeons, chiropractors, physical therapists, etc. hoping for relief of some ailment. Pain medication for pain, surgery to correct an injury and offer pain relief, physical therapy … More…