February is National Heart Month We had a moment to discuss heart month with Dr. Farley and she was bursting with heart information for us to share with you. Below are some of the items she really wanted everyone to have. Happy Heart Month!! Move more – Making Physical Activity Routine I found this fact…

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National Caregivers Day: February 19, 2021  February 19th is National Caregiver’s Day. We wanted to send a smile, hug, and support to all of the care partners who give assistance to their loved ones with Parkinson disease.   At Parkinson Wellness Recovery, we know that having a supportive care partner can be the foundation to having a successful team to combat…

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Register to Attend Driving with Parkinson’s Speaker: Lea Bertoni, MS, OTR/L, CDRS March 17, 2021 4:30 – 6:00PM How long can I keep driving safely with Parkinson’s? How will I know when it’s time to stop driving? These are common questions that arise after a diagnosis of Parkinson’s. Driving is one of the highest-level activities…

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JOIN US FOR – PWR!GYM RECHARGE Speakers: PWR!Gym Staff March 3, 2021 4:30 – 6:00PM 2020 was quite the year! Please join us as we reflect on all we accomplished last year and hear about our goals and plans for 2021. If you are new to PWR! or thinking about joining our PWR! Virtual Experience…

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We are adding The Parkinson’s Booster Program to the PWR! Virtual Experience video library! We are happy to incorporate The Parkinson’s Booster Program, created by Sarah King, PT, DPT, owner of Invigorate Physical Therapy and Wellness, into the PWR! Virtual Experience for our members. Sarah created the Booster Program after she realized that the world…

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Occupational Therapy for Parkinson’s PWR! Wellness Series November 18th, 20204:30-6:00 pm (Arizona Time) Occupational therapists empower people to increase independence and overall function in daily life activities. Emily Rich, a PWR!Moves Certified Therapist, will share an overview of strategies OTs implement in treating symptoms of PD. She will share strategies for improving fine motor skills…

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Speaker: Shelley Hockensmith, PT, Board Certified Neurologic Specialist October 21, 2020 4:30 – 6:00PM Dizziness is a commonly reported symptom by people with Parkinson’s disease. It is important to determine the source in order to treat the dizziness. Shelley will provide information about different types and sources of dizziness, the inner ear’s role in balance,…

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At the beginning of the Pandemic, the World Parkinson Congress (WPC) hosted a series of Virtual Sing-A-Longs. They were so much fun and well attended worldwide that the WPC will offer them monthly again

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