November Meeting Announcement

Finally, the cool weather has arrived! And the first Wednesday of the month is just a few weeks away. Our November Meeting Information: Date: Wednesday November 6 Time: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Topic: Living With Parkinson’s–What is Your Experience? Parkinson’s disease, as we’ve been told by our doctors, read in numerous publications and websites, and […]

October Meeting Notes

Clinton Wutzke, PhD, was the guest speaker at our October 2 meeting. He is an assistant professor in the Department of Rehabilitation Science at George Mason University (GMU) and currently conducting several studies related to the walking and balancing skills of people diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. Dr. Wutzke, who grew up and attended college in […]

September Meeting Notes–Dr. Falconer gives us an Introduction to Parkinson’s

Dr. Drew Falconer’s Visit Part 2 Our September speaker was Dr. Drew Falconer, Board Certified Neurologist and Movement Disorder Specialist. He is Co-Director (along with Dr. Rogers) of the Movement Disorders Program at Inova. Dr. Falconer came to tell us about the new inhaler for off periods. To bring us up to speed, he gave us […]

Information and Resources

Lots of opportunities and information below for music and movement activities. Links provided for more information or to sign up. Carolyn Bagdoyan and Trisha Stotler are offering again this fall their 6-week class series, Growing Resilience: Mindfulness and Body Awareness for People with Parkinson’s Disease. The class, which begins September 28th, combines strategies and techniques […]