Graciela Rovner, PhD in Medicine, ACT-Trainer

Senior pain specialist MSc Physiotherapist                                                                  Phone: +46 (0)709 74 37 77 email: act@graciela.se

 
 

Actual positions

Care and Rehabilitation Developer at the Highly Specialized Rehabilitation Clinic, Danderyd University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet
 

Post doctoral fellow at the Dept of clinical Sciences & Associated Researcher at the Dept of Neurobiology, Care Science and Society, Division of Physiotherapy

KAROLINSKA INSTITUTET 

Supervisor of Medical students in the final exam 

 


 

International ACT/RFT trainer

Peer reviewed by the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science

Chair of the Membership Committee 

Member of the Chapter and SIG Committee- Laison for the Latin-American and European Chapters

Member at large at the Evolution Sciences Special Interest Group

Member of the program committee for the next ACBS World conf Seattle 2016 

Lectures, Training & Supervision

Lecturer, trainer, supervisor and consultant in the area of Behavioral Physical Therapy and team Rehabilitation for Chronic Pain.    

Work Experience

2012-


Universidad Austral, School of Biomedical Sciences. ARGENTINA

Visiting Professor


2012-

Västerleden Clinic

Pain Spec. Physical Therapist

2012-


Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg   University. Medical School. SWEDEN

Supervisor for medical students at term 10 for their Master Dissertation Final Exam

2005-


Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg   University. Dept. of Rehabilitation Medicine. SWEDEN
Ass. Researcher


2010-2012
Frölunda Specialist Hospital. Pain   Center. SWEDEN
Clinical supervisor   (psychology/ACT). Consultant for implementation of the Quality Registry of   Pain Rehabilitation and clinical supervision in ACT
2010-2011

Linköping Pain Unit at the University Hospital. SWEDEN
Spec. Physical Therapist & primary investigator. Wrote SKL rapport (see under   publications)
2010-2010
Angereds Pain Center. SWEDEN

Consultant for implementation of the Quality Registry of Pain Rehabilitation
2008-2008
Kungälvs Sjukhus, Integrated   Pain Rehabilitation Clinic. SWEDEN

Leader and manager for the project SmärtRehab (PainRehab) in cooperation. Funded by the European Union Social Fond.
2007-2010
 

Kungälvs Hospital Pain Clinic.   SWEDEN
Pain-spec. Physical Therapist. Workers' care functions: offered mindfulness and yoga for the workers at the hospital. 
2007-2007
Biskopsgården Primary Care. An European project for immigrants. 


Work capacity assessment for women with chronic pain.
2005-2005
High Point Regional. Multidisciplinary Pain management, North Carolina, USA 

Clinical rotation, pain and neurological rehabilitation.

2005-2006


North Carolina University Hospital, Headache clinic 
Research assistant.
1990-2004

Tai Chi & Qigong Center in Gothenburg Workshops and courses for 450 students per semester.
Company’s owner. Therapist and lecturer in health prevention & Mindfulness at work. 

 

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