To be able to state and iimplement systematically means of obtaining information about the psychosocial profile of patients in pain.
To assess the reliability, validity and utility of psychometric tests commonly used in the assessment of patients with pain.
By assessing their previous training and experience to identify those tests of disproven, proven and unknown reliability and validity. to judge what tests are, therefore, appropriate for their own practice.
To assess and comment on the practices of others in this regard.
To be able to identify, psychologicla, social and vocational problems that patients in pain might suffer.
To be able to formulate a case in terms of impairment, disability and handicap in physical, psychological, social and vocational domains.