The Facial Pain Association (FPA) used to be known as the Trigeminal Neuralgia Association (TNA) but has always been a non-profit organization that strives “to serve those with neuropathic facial pain, including trigeminal neuralgia, through support, education, and advocacy. The organization was founded in 1990 and is now the world’s leading resource for health guidance and information for people with neuropathic facial pain, governed by a volunteer board and a medical advisory board.
The Facial Pain Association website has a wide array of resources and information for people with trigeminal neuralgia. Users can easily find written information about various types of TN and other forms of facial pain. You can also find support groups and specialists, become a member for full benefits, and even find out more about their annual conference.