Creative Arts Therapy Offers Outlet to Patients with Neurodegenerative Illnesses
By Megan McCannNeurosciences January 18, 2012
“Patient care is much more than just medical; it’s caring for the whole person,” said Tanya Simuni, MD, a neurologist at Northwestern Memorial and director of the Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders Center. Simuni is also an associate professor of neurology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. “By providing creative arts therapy, we are hoping to help these patients find new means of fulfillment in their lives while also addressing some of the physical components of their illness.”
The class meets on the second and fourth Monday of each month in conference room Q on the third floor of Prentice Women’s Hospital. To learn more, call 312.503.3320 or email email@example.com.
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