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Month Flat Week Day
Date: Thursday, March 17, 2022 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Categories: Special Programs*
State: Michigan

LIVING WITH & UNDERSTANDING PARKINSON'S DISEASE
A PROGRAM FOR PEOPLE WITH PARKINSON'S AND THEIR FAMILIES

This 5-week series provides information and discussion on all aspects of living with PD. This program is of value to the newly diagnosed as well as patients and families dealing with PD for several years. These sessions will be presented by health care professionals who specialize in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease. The program is offered free of charge.

Birmingham NEXT
2121 Midvale St.
Birmingham, MI  48009

10:30 am – 12:00 noon

March 17             Overview of Parkinson’s disease Presented by Zehra Farzal, MD,  Movement Disorder Specialist, Henry Ford Health System

March 24             The Role of Exercise and Physical Therapy in Managing Parkinson’s Presented by Katie Bourdeau, PT, DPT, Henry Ford Medical Center - Ford Rd

March 31             The Role of Occupational Therapy in Managing Parkinson’s (occupational therapist)

April 7                   Speech and Swallowing Issues and Parkinson’s (speech therapist)

April 14                 Mental Health Issues, coping with Anxiety and Depression Presented by Rochelle A. Gold,Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, ACSW, MA

Pre-registration is required.  Please call 248-433-1011 to register.