Barbara K. Bruce, Ph.D., L.P.

  1. Psychologist


  1. Rochester, Minnesota | Jacksonville, Florida


  1. Chronic pain
  2. Multiple myeloma
  1. Pain management
  • Assessment and treatment of chronic pain with emphasis on both chronic non-cancer pain and pain associated with malignant disease
  • Controversial use of maintenance opioid therapy in chronic non-cancer pain has been an area of special interest
  • Feasibility and acceptance of a multidisciplinary approach to the management of pain in multiple myeloma
  • Effective treatment for chronic benign pain and cancer pain
  • Understanding of the role of multidisciplinary psychosocial factors in treatment
  1. 1986
    PhD - Clinical PsychologyLouisiana State University, Baton Rouge
  2. 1985
    Internship - Clinical PsychologyVeterans Administration Medical Center, New Orleans, LA
  3. 1981
    MS - Physiological PsychologyUniversity of New Orleans
  4. 1976
    BA - PsychologyLouisiana State University, Baton Rouge


  1. 2004
    Clinical Health PsychologyAmerican Board of Professional Psychology


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