Thinking Changes in Parkinson’s: Engaging Physical Therapy

PD Health @ Home Cognition Talk Series

*This is a virtual program, taking place live, using the online Zoom platform. Instructions on joining the webinar are provided after registering.*

This presentation will highlight the role of physical therapy in working with individuals experiencing cognitive changes from Parkinson’s disease. Cognitive and physical changes need to be addressed early on and throughout the course of the disease and physical therapy can provide management strategies for both.  From difficulty with organizational skills to the challenges of hallucinations and staying active, physical therapy can help both the individual and the care partner maintain a high quality of life.

Speaker:

Heather J. Cianci, PT, MS, GCS
Neurologic Team Leader, The Dan Aaron Parkinson's Rehab Center
Penn Therapy & Fitness/GSP

There is no charge to attend, but registration is required.

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PD Health @ Home is presented by the Light of Day Foundation, whose generosity has made this programming possible.

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Event Date

Event Time
1 p.m. ET

Event Location

United States

Fees:

FREE

Contact Name:

Kim Nitz

Contact Email:

heartland@parkinson.org

Contact Phone

(913) 416-4116

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