Downtown Parkinson's Disease Classes and Events

Downtown Parkinson's Disease Classes and Events

Downtown Parkinson's Disease Classes and Events

Parkinson’s Disease Patient and Family Symposium
Date and time: Once a year on a Saturday morning in the fall.
Location: Virtual event
Cost:None
Contact: To receive details when they are ready, e-mail Erin Cecchi, LCSW, erin.cecchi@nm.org.

Parkinson’s Disease 101
This informational class provides an overview about Parkinson’s disease, including the history, causes, symptoms and treatments.
Dates: Quarterly on Wednesdays throughout the year
Time: 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Location: Online (Zoom)
Cost: None

Parkinson’s Disease 201
This informational class discusses symptoms that come along with advancing Parkinson’s disease and corresponding treatments.
Dates: Bi-annually on Wednesdays
Time: 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Location: Online (Zoom)
Cost: None

Second City’s Improv for People with Parkinson’s Disease and their Care Partners
Learn improvisational theater exercises that can improve your emotional, physical and spiritual well-being. Space is limited, so you must register in advance. 
Dates and Time: 8-week sessions offered at different times throughout the year
Location: Online (Zoom)
Cost: $10 per class; $80 for all 8 sessions

Art Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease
Use various art forms and materials to explore your feelings and strengthen the mind-body connection. Art therapy is a mental health service, provided by an art therapist who has training from the Institute for Therapy through the Arts. Space is limited, so you must register in advance.
Date: 3rd Monday of the month
Time: 10 to 11 am
Location: Online (Zoom)
Cost: None

Chair Yoga for Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders
Date: 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th Tuesday of the month
Time: 2 to 3 pm
Location: Online (Zoom)
Cost: None

Therapy Tuesdays Exercise Class
Date: 1st Tuesday of the month
Time: 11:00 am to Noon
Location: Online (Zoom)
Cost: None

Fill out this form or contact Erin Cecchi, LCSW, erin.cecchi@nm.org, to get more information.