NOTE: New location, time and rate effective Friday 4/19/19
- A class for people with Parkinson's...PWR!Exercise4BrainChange®
principles are applied using PWR!Moves™ created by neuroscientist
Dr. Becky Farley. (Parkinson Wellness Recoverywww.pwr4life.org).
This class targets the motor and non motor symptoms of Parkinson's
Disease that interfere with everyday movement. Join in the action to increase
balance, flexibility and posture, improve gait, prevent falls and optimize
Research has proven that when implemented correctly, exercise can slow
progression of many key Parkinson's related symptoms and greatly improve
quality of life. The class instructors are PWR!Therapists™ trained
by Parkinson Wellness Recovery.
Class Requirements: Able to stand independently at least 2 minutes, able
to walk independently at least 200 feet with or without an assistive device.
Written clearance from physician is recommended.
Teachers: Mary Richardson, PT; Nancy Hillmer, OT
Thank you to Maureen Dobson and Boulder Senior Services for agreeing to
pilot a partnership with BCH that allows us to continue to offer PWR!Moves
in the Boulder area!