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Intro to CLES for Advanced PD – PWR! Wellness Series Join us on Zoom for: An Introduction to CLES (Carbidopa/Levodpa Entereal Suspension) for Advanced Parkinson’s Patients Dr. Agarwala will be providing an overview of Parkinson’s Disease and describing Abbvie’s medication, Duopa, that is currently approved for Advanced PD patients. Duopa is a gel suspension of…Register to Attend or Watch The Recordings
Vision and Parkinsons Disease Parkinson’s Disease affects the visual system as a whole and causes double vision, blurry vision, eye spasms, and dry eyes. We will explore how these visual changes manifest and affect daily life; as well as how Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation and prism lenses can lessen these symptoms.Speaker: Tanya Polec, O.D., FNORA, FCOVD Date:…Register to Attend or Watch The Recordings
Restorative Yoga for Parkinson’s PWR! Wellness Series Speaker: Sarah Rice, PTA, RYT 200 March 15, 2023 4:30 – 6:00PM (AZ time) Relaxation is just as important as activity. Without rest, our body does not have an opportunity to regenerate and restore. Restorative Yoga provides healing for the body and mind. Sarah Rice, PTA, will provide…Register to Attend or Watch The Recordings
Caring for Care Partners PWR! Wellness Series February 15, 20234:30-6:00 pm (AZ time)PWR!Gym and ZoomThis event will be recorded About The Webinar Becoming a care partner for your loved one can be a significant life transition. As a care partner, you are essential in providing love, support, resiliency, companionship, and so much more to your…Register to Attend or Watch The Recordings
Wellness Series and Holiday Wrap-Up 2022 In the month of December, we will not be hosting a virtual wellness series. We have gathered together a wrap-up for the end of the year and some fun holiday events you may be interested in. Have a happy holiday! Our list of 2022 wellness series with recordings available:…Register to Attend or Watch The Recordings
Ask the Expert – Freezing of Gait What is freezing of gait (FOG)? Do I have it? How do I treat it? What triggers FOG? You may have a lot of questions about freezing of gait (FOG) – an episodic inability to initiate steps that can occur with Parkinson’s disease. Join Jennifer Bazan-Wigle and Amy…Register to Attend or Watch The Recordings
Service Dogs for People with Parkinson’s Service dogs can be trained to help people with Parkinson’s disease with a variety of tasks such as getting dressed, opening doors, or alleviating freezing. Studies show that service dogs can also encourage regular exercise and reduce loneliness. Kari Cleland, who has been training dogs for over 40 years,…Register to Attend or Watch The Recordings
Deep Brain Stimulation and Parkinson’s Disease PWR! Wellness Series Speaker: Paul Larson, MD, FAANS September 21, 2022 4:30 – 6:00PM (AZ time) Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a surgical treatment where small wires are placed in the brain to reduce motor symptoms such as tremor, slowness, and stiffness. DBS is currently the gold standard surgical…Register to Attend or Watch The Recordings
Our goal is to make sure you’re always empowered and informed.
We offer handouts, downloads, research updates, Wellness Series talks, retreats with knowledgeable speakers, in-person and virtual wellness consultations, and in-person physical therapy visits. We are here for our PWR! Members every step of the way.
We’re excited to have you join us!