A Comprehensive PNE System

Adriaan Louw details how the textbooks, clinical tools and patient books work together as a comprehensive PNE system.


Pain Neuroscience Education

A clinical guide that delivers the evidence-base and clinical application of PNE.

Understanding, Evaluating and Treating Pain for the PT and PTA Student

Equips students with knowledge they need to take on the pain epidemic. Based on current curriculum guidelines.

Integrating Manual Therapy and Pain Neuroscience

A foundation for the modern clinician, who is equally adept at treating the body AND the brain.

Clinical Tools

Why You Hurt: Pain Neuroscience Education System

Teach your patients about pain. This all-inclusive system delivers immediate clinical application of pain neuroscience education.

Pain Neuroscience Posters

This neuroscience of pain education poster set from Adriaan Louw includes four posters designed for display in your clinic or practice.

Patient Books

Why Do I Hurt?®

Patients don’t have to live in pain. Studies show patients who have been educated about the neuroscience of pain are able to function better, exercise more and experience less pain.

Why Do I Hurt?® Workbook

Help your patients learn about their chronic pain with this interactive workbook designed to help them treat their condition.

Ouch! Why Do I Hurt?

This workbook and guide provides a fun, interactive way to teach kids about how pain works and what to do about it.

Everyone Has Back Pain

Adriaan Louw’s neuroscience education book will help you understand why your back hurts and teach you strategies for controlling and lessening your pain.

Why Pelvic Pain Hurts

Weave through the stigma and complexities of chronic pelvic pain to discover what's causing your pain and start your journey to recovery.

Why Are My Nerves So Sensitive?

Adriaan Louw’s handbook for patients with CRPS or RSD teaches the neuroscience of pain and guides the patient through graded motor imagery to desensitize their tissues.

Your Headache Isn't All In Your Head

Learn how headache pain really works, how the brain and nervous system contribute to headaches, and how to alleviate and prevent future headaches.

Your Fibromyalgia Workbook

Turn down the pain associated with fibromyalgia with Adriaan Louw’s interactive patient book “Your Fibromyalgia Workbook.”

Your Nerves Are Having a Knee Replacement

Learn how to calm sensitive nerves before and after a knee replacement in this book from physical therapist Adriaan Louw.

Your Nerves Are Having Hip Surgery

Prepare for hip surgery and learn key strategies for recovery in this neuroscience booklet from Adriaan Louw.

Whiplash: An Alarming Message From Your Nerves

Adriaan Louw provides perspectives on the occurrence of whiplash, including the neurological basis of pain and treatment expectations.

Your Nerves Are Having Back Surgery

Adriaan Louw sheds light on the neuroscience behind back surgery to provide future patients with the information necessary to make informed treatment decisions.

Your Nerves Are Having Shoulder Surgery

Prepare for shoulder surgery and learn key strategies for recovery in this neuroscience booklet from Adriaan Louw.