Depression and anxiety affect many people with Parkinson’s. Quality of life can decline and Parkinson’s symptoms can worsen if the conditions are left untreated. A panel of experts addresses what depression and anxiety are, the wide variety of symptoms that can indicate the presence of one or both conditions, and offers a range of coping strategies to fight back against depression and anxiety in Parkinson’s. The panelist are: Sarah Lageman, PhD, ABPP/CN, Virginia Commonwealth University; Carol Manning, PhD, ABPP/CN, University of Virginia; Bonnie Sachs, PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University.
Treat the emotional symptoms of Parkinson’s as you would a bully, by facing the Demon and the Witch with intention, knowing that you are more than your diagnosis.
Have questions about cognitive decline, depression and other mood-related issues? This webinar is for you.
Living with Parkinson’s disease can have wide-reaching effects on your body and impact on your daily life. This panel discussion features diverse perspectives from members of a Parkinson’s care team: movement disorder specialist, physical therapist and neuropsychologist.
Learn to recognize the signs of depression, anxiety, and apathy and how to treat them.
Learn how to recognize apathy and what to do about it.
Learn the differences between depression, anxiety, and apathy in Parkinson’s.
Dr. Al Condeluci talks about social isolation and how to reduce it to live well.
Approximately 50-60% of people living with Parkinson’s experience varying levels of depression and anxiety, and nearly all deal with loss….