Meet Kathleen Farmer, Psy.D.

Founder, Headache Care Center, Clinvest

Dr. Farmer is a psychologist specializing in Health Psychology at Headache Care Center, as well as the CME Director of Primary Care Education Network, an organization of over 72,000 clinicians linked via the Internet. A Diplomat of the American Academy of Pain Management, she is the co-author of the patient education book Headache Free. She has conducted research in the non-pharmacological treatment of disabling headaches, with special interest in pediatric migraine and cognitive efficiency associated with migraine. Dr. Farmer speaks extensively about the therapeutic value of biofeedback for the treatment of chronic disorders and pain. Dr. Farmer was the chair of the Psychology Department of the Shealy Institute for the Comprehensive Management of Pain from 1988 to 1995.