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PWR! Moves Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class

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Wellness Room
Greensboro, NC

This 8-week therapist-led exercise program will promote healthy exercise habits in order to slow the effects of Parkinson's disease.

Registration Details

To register, call Amy Marriott, PT, at (336)271-2054.

Registration should be completed and payment must be received one week prior to the first class of each 8-week session.

Fees & Payment

Cost is $80 per 8-week session. 

Payment must be received one week prior to the first class of each 8-week session.

Description

Regular exercise can deter the effects of Parkinson’s disease, especially during the early and moderate stages of Parkinson’s Disease (PD). The Cone Health Neurorehabilitation Center is actively involved in community education and support related to Parkinson’s disease.

The PWR! MOVES PD Exercise Class will:

  • Promote healthy exercise habits in order to slow the effects of PD and is targeted to individuals with minimal to moderate levels of Parkinson’s Disease severity in the Greensboro area.
  • Maximize mobility, function and quality of life for individuals with PD.
  • Be geared towards managing posture, strength, balance and flexibility with use of research-based exercise activities. 
Participants will engage in a variety of activities that target the effects of Parkinson’s Disease during each of the classes.

This 8-week exercise program will meet on:

  • Wednesdays, from 1 to 2 p.m.
  • Wednesdays, from 2:15-3:15 p.m.

Classes are held in the Exercise Room at Green Valley Medical Center, located at 719 Green Valley Road.

For information about when the next eight-week series will begin, call 336-271-2054. 

Participant Criteria:

  • Must be able to get up and down from the floor with minimal to no assistance 
  • Have had less than 4 falls in the past 6 months
  • Have completed physical or occupational therapy at Cone Health Neurorehabilitation Center within the past year

Additional Info:

  • Please bring your own water bottle & towel
  • Exercise mats will be provided (you may bring your own if you prefer)

To register, call Amy Marriott, PT, at (336)271-2054.

 

Registration should be completed and payment must be received one week prior to the first class of each session.

 

 

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Ongoing Event

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Location Details

  • Wellness Room
    719 Green Valley Road
    Greensboro, NC 27408

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