The Goal is to Help Families with Medical event Preparations.


Describing pain help needs is a medical event preparation skill everyone should have. A lot of pain happens at home. It is wise to work on this skill before loved ones need it desperately. This training tool is for family based pain care. Children near one year old have been able to sign “pain” and point where.

Book Download Revision


Coming soon - an upgrade of our one of a kind tool - a book which helps families deal with little ones' pain, and reminds others of the help words they need to make their pain care easier. 

Thank you


In our appreciation for your effort in reviewing our book on your purchase website, we offer to send a MPA Scale card

to you at the address you provide via info@mypainalert.com

Kids should not have to talk “doctor speak.”

Reading and talking about the boy in our scale stories.

Reduce Family Stress

    This one of a kind book was created by three Moms for people who need pain management but are:  too young, too memory challenged, overwhelmed by being asked to rate their pain on a 10 level scale,  or confused  by emojis. Commonly used  pain scales require remembering a previous pain experience and comparing it.   Those scales were tested on children without separating non-readers. Our scale is simpler and faster to use for everyone. 


Your favorite book seller will send you My Pain Alert(TM) Scale Communication Tool for $7.99

Our book is the ONLY book in print helping you teach your loved one the words to tell the amount of pain they experience. Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Apple all carry our book. It is offered in print and as a kindle or ePub download.  Put it on your iPad through iTunes  so you are always ready to get the right help for pain.  It’s  just 4.3 Mb at $2.99.


Save your healthcare dollars.

Families using My Pain Alert(TM) Scale have saved time and effort getting a child or family limited communicator’s pain under control.  Little children were able to  direct their parents, so the best action could be done immediately.  Older children came out of surgery  requesting the exact pain management they needed, resulting in a shorter than previous hospital stay. 


My Pain Alert Scale Plus 4 card set


($0.00 shipping)

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Four remedy-based, five level pain description cards printed on bacteria and acid resistant plastic with cues and prompts to make getting the right pain care less stressful. Suitable for all ages.  Contact us via info@mypainalert.com with requests for other  Items. 

Product Features

Easy to Use

For most users:  Start reading the My Pain Alert Stories which describe each pain level.  Get even more practice with the scale by learning sign language for each level name. 

Buy  a MPAS+ card set to practice with and share with your medical provider. The pain scale you use is your choice.

Supported by Research

Our field trial of 10 families experiencing repeat hospitalizations, and 5 families experiencing ordinary health needs all reported less stress and faster solutions to pain events after reading My Pain Alert together.

Less Caregiver Stress

Medical personnel depend on family and caregivers when someone can’t report their level of pain.  Practice with this book  puts parent and child or child and elder on the same page.  Our scale words are quickly understood by patients and doctors.

What Parents Say

Read their own words - how this book helps their children in our first blog:  “Users Said.” We will add blogs about use with:  stroke, autism, and alternative communication.  Everyone needs help when in pain.

Free downloads from this site.

Do you need  My Pain Alert product facts to think about or share?  Print “Rx” download

For My Pain Alert(R) products descriptions, print:

"Products from this site"

Want to score your Pain Rx Effectiveness?

Print  "Pain Rx Effectiveness" 

Need to help your doctor provide you the best care?  Print "Pain Symptom Notes."

Does your medical facility need a research plan for cost savings?  

Print "Recommended Data Collection."

Buy My Pain Alert Scale Plus cards

Meet the pain management needs of everyone in your family with our MPAS+ cards designed with a word side for older family members.  Care givers point to the dark dot below the levels asking: "Here is your pain when you last got medication. Which dot is your pain now? Is it less or more? Common pain describers are also listed to help the patient get the best care.

Four plastic cards for family and your doctor.  Write us with comments. info@mypainalert.com.  Payment through Square, PayPal or check. 

Get Help Communicating for Pain Needs



Order My Pain Alert(TM) Scale Communication Tool as a print book or a Kindle download.

Apple download

This book is a 4.3mb download from the iTunes Store.  It’s small enough to carry where every you go.  

Get Help with a Communication challenge

An ASHA Speech Language Pathologist  can help your special learner get their pain management needs met using our tool.  lCick on ASHA button.  Go to "the Public".  "Find a Professional" is near the bottom of ASHA's home page.


Are there other tools for parents to teach their child how to manage pain?

 No.  We took on this creative challenge  because it was going to be years before our little guy had the working memory and experience base to use a typical pain scale to get his needs met.

Can I buy it in a store?

You can order it through any bookstore.  We would like our purse size revision and disposable toys to be available in hospital gift shops.  Let your local shop manager know about My Pain Alert.

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