Check out the amazing wellness programs and activities that are available for the Parkinson community! Get involved and get active!
Description Sponsored by the University of Utah Rehabilitation and Wellness Clinic, the Parkinsonism Wellness Program is designed for people of all ages with varying levels of Parkinson Disease. We welcome all medically stable individuals to exercise (and box!) with us. Participants have an exercise program tailored to meet their needs by a licensed physical therapist. […]
Description Sponsored by the Intermountain McKay-Dee Stewart Rehab Center, the Parkinson’s Wellness Program offers tailored wellness programs to maximize your health. Physician referral and physical therapy evaluation are required prior to participation. Time & Location Wednesdays & Fridays, 12-1 PM @ the Stewart Rehabilitation Center. 3902 Harrison Blvd, Suite 400 Ogden, UT 84403 Price $50 […]
Description Sponsored by the University of Utah Departments of Modern Dance and Physical Therapy, Grey Matters: Stretching the Mind, Body, and Soul through Dance provides participants living with Parkinson Disease, their immediate family members, and caregivers and opportunity to enjoy the many pleasures and possibilities dance and music offer as a form of symptomatic therapy. […]
Description Sponsored by Jeremy McCorristin, DPT and LSVT BIG for Parkinson’s, Tai Chi for Strength and Balance offers people living with Parkinson Disease the benefits of increased balance, improved strength and movement quality, reduction in fall risk, and increased flexibility. Come dressed in comfortable shoes and loose or stretchy clothes. Time & Location Thursdays, 4:30-5:30 […]
Description Rock Steady Boxing is a non-contact, boxing-inspired fitness program that was developed to specifically fight the symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease. Every exercise and activity is done to target common symptoms of PD; such as tremors, postural instability, vocalization weakness, loss of strength, and more. By exercising with Coaches who know the ropes, you can […]
Description A paddle sport created for all ages and skill levels. The rules are simple and the game is easy for beginners to learn, but can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players. No wheelchairs, walkers, or canes. Time & Location Contact Win Hardy for pickleball times. Copperview Recreation Center 8446 Harrison […]
Description The Parkinsonism Wellness Program is designed for people of all ages with varying levels of Parkinson Disease. We welcome all medically stable individuals to exercise with us. Participants have an exercise program tailored to meet their needs by a licensed physical therapist. In addition to the many benefits of exercise, the program works in […]