Event Detail

Parkinson's Support Group

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
We meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Arlington Heights Senior Center on the third Wednesday of each month.

We meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Arlington Heights Senior Center on the third Wednesday of each month. All meetings are free.

Topics and speakers are subject to change, but on the current agenda is:

January 17: Open discussion. Individuals with PD and caregivers may meet separately.

February 21: No meeting

March 21: Open discussion. Individuals with PD and caregivers may meet separately.

April 18: Update on PD treatment options, Dr. Bernadette Schoneburg, neurologist

May 16: Open discussion. Individuals with PD and caregivers may meet separately.

June 20: Maximizing nutrition for optimum wellness, Kristin Gustashaw, MS, RDN, CSG, LDN

July 18: Open discussion. Individuals with PD and caregivers may meet separately.

August 15: Maintaining independence and function: How occupational therapy can help, Evelyn Kidd, OT

September 19: Open discussion. Individuals with PD and caregivers may meet separately.

October 17: Freezing and sweating falls when walking with PD, Dr. Fay B. Horak, PhD, PT; PD expert briefing webcast

November 14 (one week early due to Thanksgiving): Open discussion. Individuals with PD and caregivers may meet separately.

December 19: Holiday Party - Feel free to bring a snack or treat. Come and enjoy!