Living Well Conference: What’s in You PD Toolkit? (Cambridge)
April 2 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm$30
The Living Well Conferences provide information, education and support to people living and working with Parkinson’s in Southwestern Ontario.
Director/Physiotherapist, Pathways Therapy
Physio and Parkinson’s – What’s Involved?
Carissa Heinbuck and Charlene Ewing
Speech-Language Pathologists, Grand River Hospital, Freeport Campus
Communication and Swallowing Impairment in Parkinson’s: What Role do Speech Language Pathologists Play?
Dr. Camila Aquino
The Role of a Neurologist in Parkinson’s Disease
Dr. Jeff Holmes and Liliana Alvarez
Exploring Unmet Caregiver Support Needs: A Participatory Research Focus Group for Caregivers (for Caregivers Only)
This workshop is part of a collaborative research study being undertaken with Western University and funded by Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario. During this focus group session caregivers will be asked to share their day-to-day experiences of providing care, and to describe supports that they are currently accessing, and/or would like to access to help support their wellness and better manage the role of being an informal care provider.
Supervisor of Wellness Programs, YMCAs of Cambridge & Kitchener-Waterloo
Benefits of Rock Steady Boxing
Lunch is provided.