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East Bay - Chapter Meeting - Supporting our Clients with Parkinson's Disease
East Bay - Orinda Community Center
28 Orinda Way
Orinda, California 94563
United States
(925) 254-2445

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Thursday, August 15, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PST
Category: Chapter Meetings

Supporting our Clients with Parkinson's Disease

Meeting Description:
Parkinson’s Disease and fall prevention This course will provide an over view of Parkinson’s disease including a review of the physiological and neurological presentation of Parkinson’s Diease. This course will discuss some of the current treatments available. This course will discuss why patients with Parkinson’s are at higher riskof falling, and discuss interventions to assist with fall prevention andquality of life.

  • Identify disease progression, symptoms and various treatment options
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Parkinson’s patients higher risk of falling and challenges related to this.
  • Identify methods in which fall prevention programs and interventions for Parkinson’s patients may improve quality of life.

Sylvia Gandolfo, MSW

Francesca Vogel
Home Care Assistance

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Person: 1.0

Members: $10
Non-Member: $20

Management Level of Difficulty:
Intermediate to Advanced

Food will be served:
Sponsored Lunch by Home Care Assistance. Sandwiches, salads and soft drinks


11:30    Lunch available; attendees arrive and register
12:00    President's announcements
12:05    Presentation commences
12:55    Presentation Q&A commences
1:00      Presentation concludes; experienced PFAC members available for general Q&A and / or 1:1 consults; lunch cleanup commences
1:30      Room rental ends

Contact: Noel Parker - [email protected] - 5102603520