Parkinsons Support Group

Description

In addition to strong emotional support, this group provides the latest medical information on Parkinson's disease, including medications & exercise programs. Meet with us once a month in a caring, friendly atmosphere & share self-help strategies with others.

Everyone is welcome -- persons with Parkinson's disease, their family members & friends. Usually meets the third Wednesday of the month, however there is no meeting in December. Please register to be notified should there be a need for cancellation. Please register online below or call toll-free 1-888-Virtua-3 (1-888-847-8823).

Sponsored by Virtua Rehabilitation Services.

January  16th- Charity Tompkins, Geriatric Social Worker, Samir  Patel –Local Pharmacist, Valuable Support Information for Folks with PD

February 20th – Stacey Macaluso, Director of Parkinson’s Connections at the Katz JCC – Value of Exercise for PD

March 20th  – Virginia Hedges, Speech Therapist  and Michele Williams, Occupational Therapist -   2 facilitated group discussions for People Living with PD and Care Partners

April 17th  – Tom Tropea, MD Movement Disorder Specialist –  Important Research on PD at Pennsylvania Hospital

May 15th  – Jeanne Hendricks, RD, Virtua  Dietician– Eating Tips for You

June 19th  –Meredith Spindler, MD Movement Disorder Specialist at Penn,  What’s New for Parkinson’s Patients?

July 17th – Debbie Rider, Occupational Therapist at Virtua and Julia Wood, Occupational Therapist at Penn-  The Value of Occupational Therapy for Folks with PD

August 21st- open – What’s New with Myra Hirschhorn

September 18th – Yuliis Bell, Social Worker from Penn, Sharing thoughts on PD

October 16th – Virtua Pharmacists- Learn More about the PD Meds

November 21st  – Thanksgiving Dinner

Fee: $ 0.00
Select a Date Date: 2/20/2019 Time: 6:45 PM Location: 175 Madison Ave Mount Holly, NJ, 08060
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