VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Hi, I’m attorney Heather Baker Dobbs. In California pain and suffering damages include the physical pain, mental suffering, and emotional distress damages that a plaintiff may recover due to an accident or injury caused by another. Pain and suffering damages include physical pain, mental suffering, loss of enjoyment in life, disfigurement, physical impairment, grief, anxiety, humiliation, shock, worry, indignity and emotional distress. Damages for extreme pain and suffering can include damages for anger, depression, loss of appetite, lack of energy, sexual dysfunciton, mood swings, sleep disturbances and even post traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. Damages for pain and suffering include compensation for past, present and future pain and suffering. Before you discuss your injuries or damages with anyone it is best to consult a lawyer to make sure your damages are properly and fully evaluated. Call or email us today for a free consultation on your case. Our phone number is (310) 536-1000 or please visit our website at