Durham, NC: Parkinson's Disease 201 - Beyond the Basics

Croasdaile Village Retirement Center
Lower Level Meeting Room - Village Commons
2600 Croasdaile Farm Parkway
Durham, NC  27705

Description: Join Duke University Movement Disorders Center, an NPF Center of Excellence, for Parkinson's Disease 201: Beyond the Basics.


12:00-12:30 pm: Lunch/Registration/Welcome

12:30-1:45 pm: Overview & Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease - Patrick Hickey, DO

1:45-2:00 pm: Stretch/Break
2:00-2:30 pm: Benefits of Physical Therapy & Exercise - Linda Cates, MS, PT, NCS

2:40-3:00 pm: Benefits of Occupational Therapy for Activities of Daily Living - Lauren Zangari, MS/OTR/L

3:00-3:20 pm: Benefits of Speech Therapy - Kelly Crisp, MA, CCC-SLP

3:20-3:30 pm: Good Nutrition & Parkinson’s Disease - Sue Steves, RD, LDN

3:30-3:50 pm: Coping Successfully with Parkinson’s Disease - Arlene D’Alli, MSW, LCSW

4:00-4:30 pm: Panel/Questions & Answers

This class is offered to provide in-depth information and practical suggestions for those living with Parkinson’s disease and their loved ones.  Registration is limited to 25 participants.

When: Friday, March 7, 2014, 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Contact Name: Arlene D’Alli, MSW, LCSW

Contact Phone: (919) 684-5128

Contact Email: arlene.dalli@duke.edu

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