A physical pain in your body doesn't just affect how you feel physically. It could be affecting your family, your job, your friendships, etc. Listen to this story (some details altered for privacy, of course!) about how pain had been affecting one of our patients.
But, more importantly, understand how important it is to truly uncover all of the ways in which your life has changed from pain. By doing this, you'll know what your motivations are to overcome the pain, because YOU CAN!