Susan Imke, FNP, GNP-C is an expert in coaching families affected by Parkinson’s disease to adapt in times of stress, loss or trauma. In this Davis Phinney Foundation Living Well Challenge™ webisode, Susan discusses a range of healthy approaches for leveraging one’s signature strengths to develop the resiliency needed to ride the waves of life and the changes that inevitably are part of living with Parkinson’s. Discover your signature strengths here.
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.
In this video, Dr. Peter Wang explores how tai chi can help you exercise your mind and body to improve cognitive and motor function in people with Parkinson’s.
Delve into Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) with neurosurgeon Dr. David VanSickle to learn more about the technology used, the components placed in patients and why asleep DBS may provide an advantage over awake DBS.
In this video, Dr. Benzi Kluger addresses some common cognitive and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s, including depression, fatigue, social isolation, and much more. Learn more about these symptoms and how to address them with medicine, behavioral changes and complementary therapies.
A light-hearted presentation on how to live well with Parkinson’s.
In Angela Duckworth’s book Grit, she examines why some people succeed and others fail, and why talent is hardly a…