Migraine in Childhood: Developmental Aspects of Biobehavioral Treatment

  • Marie Anne B. Vieyra
  • Nancy L. Hoag
  • Bruce J. Masek


Pediatric psychologists are treating increasing numbers of children and adolescents with headache disorders. In recent years, biobehavioral approaches to the treatment of headache in children have proliferated. Research has shown that these approaches are highly effective in managing headache as well as other pain disorders. Currently, a growing number of neurologists are viewing them as treatment of choice (Rapoff, Walsh, & Engel, 1988).


Pain Behavior Relaxation Training Migraine Pain Progressive Muscle Relaxation Autogenic Training 
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  • Marie Anne B. Vieyra
  • Nancy L. Hoag
  • Bruce J. Masek

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