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Living Well Conference: What’s in Your PD Toolkit? (Stratford)

April 16 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm


The Living Well Conferences provide information, education and support to people living and working with Parkinson’s in Southwestern Ontario.

Stephanie Boyd
Director/Physiotherapist, Pathways Therapy
Physio and Parkinson’s – What’s Involved?

Kerry King
Speech-Language Pathologist, Connect Speech Language and Swallowing Services 
Louder, Clearer: Speech and Voice Changes in Parkinson’s and How Speech-Language Pathologists Help

Dr. Mary Jenkins
Associate Professor of Neurology, Western University
The Role of the Neurologist in Parkinson’s Management – It Takes a Team

Breakout Sessions:

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.


David Querin
Certified Yoga Instructor
Parkinson’s Yoga

Lunch is provided.




April 16
9:00 am - 2:00 pm


Best Western Plus: The Arden Park Hotel
552 Ontario St.
Stratford, Ontario N5A 3J3 Canada
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