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Parkinson THERAPIST Training & Certification

December 5 @ 7:30 am - December 6 @ 5:30 pm

PWR!Moves®

Thursday & Friday, December 5 & 6, 2019

$650 per person

$625 per person for groups of 2-4

Early Bird pricing: sign in on the www.pwr4life.org website

Please note that an INSTRUCTOR Training will be offered the next week, December 10 & 11.

Parkinson Wellness Recovery for THERAPISTS

Help people with Parkinson disease (PD) get better and stay better with exercise! Learn to implement PD-specific, research-based exercise programs now!

Recent research suggests that exercise and learning approaches that promote aerobics and skill acquisition may protect vulnerable neurons, repair damaged circuits, and optimize function and may delay motor deterioration in people with Parkinson disease (PD).

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PWR!Moves are appropriate for any therapy setting and can be integrated into fitness, lifestyle, and community exercise programs for continuous access to PD-specific quality functional skill practice anywhere, anytime!

Participants will be introduced to the PWR!Moves® curriculum, a PD-specific functional skill training curriculum guided by the essential principles of learning and neuroplasticity.

PWR!Moves can be personalized, adapted across disease severity, and implemented in both therapy and group exercise settings. The PWR!Moves® curriculum advocates for effective, proactive rehabilitation paradigms which start at diagnosis, offer ongoing programming for life, and integrate one-on-one therapy and community exercise. It

Eligible Participants:

Physical and Occupational Therapists, Physical and Occupational\Therapist Assistants, PT, DPT, PTA, OT, OTA students

For more information On course objectives, Training schedule, CECs and Faculty Biographies click here.

About graduate student and other discounts for larger groups, email: workshops@pwr4life.org

 

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Start:
December 5 @ 7:30 am
End:
December 6 @ 5:30 pm
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