The Pain Antidote

“Dr. Mel Pohl’s program has helped people with chronic pain experience tremendous recoveries by discontinuing their opioid pain medications and using multiple, holistic means to heal. Now, with passion and expert knowledge, Dr. Pohl and Katherine Ketcham offer a clear plan to gain relief from one of the most common and severe health problems. This book is a guiding light for those in need.”
—Dr. Marv Seppala, Chief Medical Officer, Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

“Pain marginalizes, and opioids further marginalize the sufferer. Dr. Mel Pohl and Katherine Ketcham boldly challenge the more common treatments today and transform the way we think about chronic pain—from that which has been so life- consuming and debilitating to living a life with hope and meaning.” 
—Dr. Claudia Black, addiction specialist, author of It Will Never Happen to Me

“An authoritative, caring guide offering concrete suggestions—and hope—for anyone stuck in the tenacious grip of opioid pain medication addiction.” 
—Sharon Wegscheider-Cruse, author and educator, & Joseph R. Cruse, MD, addiction medicine specialist

“Mel Pohl and Katherine Ketcham are intimately acquainted with chronic pain and know the road to freedom. This is the roadmap for anyone who wants their life back.” 
—Debra Jay, author of It Takes a Family


The Pain Antidote Book Cover