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Sunday, February 6, 2022

There are no events on this day.

Monday, February 7, 2022

PWR! Moves with Katie Bourdeau

Monday, February 7, 2022 10:00 am

PWR! Moves (Parkinson Wellness Recovery Exercise)

every Monday at 10:00 am

with Katie Bourdeau, PT, DPT Henry Ford Medical Center

Join Zoom Meeting: https://parkinsonsmi-org.zoom.us/

Meeting ID: 813 7303 6837

Password: MPF2020

Dial-in by phone: 1 (646) 558-8656 US

Meeting ID: 813 7303 6837

8-Week Mindfulness & Compassion Course For People with Parkinson’s

Monday, February 7, 2022 11:30 am

This program will meet once a week for eight consecutive weeks on Mondays

February 7 - March 28, 2022

11:30 am - 1:00 pm ET

You must pre-register. To register, click here Register here! (this link takes them directly to the reg. form).

Once you register, you will receive an e-mail with the correct Zoom link and log-in information to access the program. 

Mindfulness Training will begin on Monday, Feb. 7 at 11:30 am and will run for 8 consecutive Mondays through, March 28, 2022.

MINDFULNESS

·     Improves stress resilience

·     Increases confidence and self-acceptance

·     Enhances sleep, focus, and attention

You will learn:

·     What Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Are

·     How perception shapes our experience

·     Mindfulness tools to work with stress & anxiety

·     Self-compassion for difficult emotions

·     To cultivate positive emotions

·     Several formal practices including:

·     Sitting meditation

·     Mindful Yoga

·     Supportive Touch & Self-Compassion

INSTRUCTORS

Dr. Barbara A. Pickut, MD, MPH, RYT 200

Neurologist, MSU Health Care, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Instructor

Dr. Pickut is an Associate Professor of Neurology, serving people with Movement and Memory challenges. She is a certified instructor in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction and Yoga. She has been working with People with Parkinson's and mindfulness training for over 10 years.

Carol Hendershot, E-RYT500

Certified Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Instructor

Co-Founder & Owner, Grand Rapids Center for Mindfulness

Carol has been teaching Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) since 2008 and has led hundreds of students through the program. She has completed extensive training through The Center for Mindfulness at the UMass Medical School, UCSD Center for Mindfulness, and the Center for Mindful Self-Compassion.

For more information visit: www.parkinsonsmi.org

Grand Rapids: Adaptive Yoga for People with Parkinson's

Monday, February 7, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Class meets Every Monday from 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Beginning May 6th
People with PD have been shown to respond favorably to the practice of Yoga. This class is suitable for people with PD as well as their caregivers. While yoga cannot reverse PD, it can ease symptoms by improving core strength, flexibility, and balance. Yoga will also decreases stress and bring calm to a busy mind, allowing for deeper relaxation.
Katherine Florentine, ERYT500, has been practicing & teaching yoga for over 20 years. She studies therapeutic applications of Yoga with internationally recognized teachers, and offers classes and workshops nationally and in Australia.
Cascade Yoga Studio
5060 Cascade Rd, SE, Suite G
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Contact Katherine at (616) 464-1610 or email: katherine.florentine@gmail.com
Suggested donation: $5

Washtenaw County - Ann Arbor Adaptive Exercise Class

Monday, February 7, 2022 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Washtenaw County - Ann Arbor Adaptive Exercise Class
Mondays @ 4:00 pm
Bob Leffler (734) 276-9988
Zoom Class – Call for Details

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Calhoun County - Battle Creek Care Partners Support Group

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

2nd Tuesday, 10:00 am

North Avenue Church of God
1079 North Ave
Battle Creek MI 49017

Contact: Anne Clark (269) 986-3135

Muskegon County Care Partners

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Muskegon County - Caregivers
2nd Tuesday, 12:00 Noon
Pat Green (231) 740-1967
Beth Donovan (231) 744-4730
Senior Resources of West Michigan
Tanglewood Park
560 Seminole Rd.
Norton Shores, MI 49444

Cass County - Cassopolis Support Group

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Cass County - Cassopolis
2nd Tuesday, 1:00 pm
Asali Kelly (269) 445-8110 x 248
Cass County Council on Aging
60525 Decatur Rd
Cassopolis MI 49031

 

Oakland County - Novi (Fox Run) Support Group

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Oakland County - Novi/Fox Run
2nd Tuesday, 3:00 pm
Rhonda Kotzen, MSPT (248) 668-8655
Lauren Talbot (248) 668-8657
Fox Run - Belmont Club House
41100 W. 13 Mile Road, Novi MI 48377

Fox Run is offering 4-class series’ for LSVT BIG and PWR!  Interested participants can contact Fox Run Outpatient Department at 248-668-8655 for upcoming schedule and information.  There is a charge of $75 per series.

 

 

 

 

Oakland County – Bingham Farms Support Group

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Oakland County – Bingham Farms
Virtual Meetings Only!
Meets 2nd Tuesday 7:00 pm.
Mary Sue Lanigan (248)433-1011
Michigan Parkinson Foundation
30400 Telegraph Rd Ste 150
Bingham Farms, MI 48025
(Virtual Meetings – Call for Info)

Kalamazoo County Support Group

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 4:00 pm

Kalamazoo County
2nd Tuesday, 4:00 pm
Karen Freshwater, PA or Libby Austin (269) 341-8142
Friendship Village of Kalamazoo
1400 Drake Rd.
Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Jackson County Support Group

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm

Jackson County
2nd Tuesday, 6:15 pm
Carole Briggs, RN (517) 783-6527
disAbility Connection
409 Linden Ave, Jackson MI 49203 (between Prospect and 4th Street)
No meetings July, Aug., Dec

Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation Program

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation program presented by Amanda Brennan, OTR/L, Occupational Therapist, Life Beyond Barriers Rehabilitation Group

To view the Winter schedule of programs: Winter 2022 Education Programs

To access the Zoom link, visit https://parkinsonsmi-org.zoom.us/ for Meeting ID: 660 963 7129.

Enter the Password, MPF2020 (Letters are all capitalized)

Or participate by phone, 646-558-8656, then enter meeting ID 660 963 7129.

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

Adapted Yoga for Parkinson's with Mindy Eisenberg

Wednesday, February 9, 2022 10:00 am

Adapted Yoga for Parkinson's

every Wednesday and Friday at 10:00 am

with Mindy Eisenberg, MHSA, C-IAYT, ERYT-500

Founder and Director of Yoga Moves MS

 

Join Zoom Meeting: https://parkinsonsmi-org.zoom.us/

Meeting ID: 813 7303 6837

Password: MPF2020

Dial-in by phone: 1 (646) 558-8656

Meeting ID: 813 7303 6837

Gogebic County - Ironwood Support Group

Wednesday, February 9, 2022 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Gogebic County – ON HOLD
2nd Wednesday, 10 am
Alicia Cook (906) 932-7627
Danielle Grayson (906) 932-6204
Aspirus Grand View Hospital
N10561 Grand View Lane,
Conference Room B
Ironwood MI 49938

Grand Traverse County - Tai Chi for People with PD and their care partner

Wednesday, February 9, 2022 11:15 am - 12:00 pm

2nd & 3rd Wednesday, 3:15-4:00 p.m.

Hettie Molvang (231) 947-7389

Traverse City Senior Center
801 E Front St.
Traverse City, MI 49686

Rochester: Older Person's Commision (OPC)

Wednesday, February 9, 2022 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

650 Letica Drive
Rochester, MI 48307
(248) 656-1403
Every Wednesday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
opcseniorcenter.org
Contact: Alli Woerner: takerootdance@gmail.com

Barry County - Hastings Support Group

Wednesday, February 9, 2022 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Barry County - Hastings
2nd Wednesday, 5:00-6:30 pm
Tammy Pennington (269) 948-4856
Barry County Commission on Aging
320 W. Woodlawn
Hastings MI 49058
(No meeting in July)

Shiawassee County - Owosso Support Group

Wednesday, February 9, 2022 5:00 pm

Shiawassee County - Owosso
2nd Wednesday,5:00 pm
Karen Prussner, RN (989) 723-6901
Shiawassee Council on Aging
300 N. Washington St
Owosso, MI 48867

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Oakland County - Rochester Adaptive Exercise Class

Thursday, February 10, 2022 5:00 am - 6:00 am

Oakland County - Rochester Adaptive Exercise Class
Thursdays, 9:00 am
Carol Schram (586)453-2162
St. Irenaeus Hall
771 Old Perch Road
Rochester Hills, Michigan 48309
(Must call to confirm class has not been cancelled due to church event)

Livingston County - Brighton Adaptive Exercise

Thursday, February 10, 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Livingston County - Brighton Adaptive Exercise
Every Thursday, 4:00-5:00 pm
Stuart Blatt, PT, PhD (810) 923-8970
242 Church 7526
Grand River Rd - Rm 4
Brighton, MI 48114-9338

Ogemaw County - West Branch Support Group

Thursday, February 10, 2022 12:30 pm

Ogemaw County - West Branch
2nd Thursday, 12:30 pm
Carol Gillman, Director (989) 345-3010
Ogemaw Commission on Aging
1528 S. M-33
West Branch MI 48661

Gratiot County - MidMichigan Medical Center Gratiot

Thursday, February 10, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Gratiot County
2nd Thursday 5:00 pm
Michelle Miller MSN, RN (989)466-3378
MicMichigan Med Center Gratiot
300 E Warwick Dr
Alma MI 48801

 

Genesee County - Flint Area Support Group

Thursday, February 10, 2022 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Genesee County - Flint
2nd Thursday, 2:00 pm
David Mack (810) 610-5055
Central Church of the Nazarene
1261 Bristol Rd, Flint, MI 48507
(Use Southeast Maintenance Door)

Saginaw County - Support Group

Thursday, February 10, 2022 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saginaw County
2nd Thursday, 2:00 pm
Virginia Buggia (989) 793-7319
Wescourt Retirement Residence
4141 McCarty Road
Saginaw MI 48603
Resuming In Person September 2021

Berrien County Support Group

Thursday, February 10, 2022 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Berrien County - Stevensville
2nd Thursday, 3:00 pm
Barbara Ford (269) 429-3675
New Location!
Caring Circle

4025 Health Park Lane
St. Joseph, MI 49085

 

 

 

Hillsdale County Support Group

Thursday, February 10, 2022 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Hillsdale County
2nd Thursday at 3:00 pm
Maggi Monroe, RN (517) 437-2422
Hillsdale County Senior Center
Lower level
320 W. Bacon,
Hillsdale, MI 49242

Washtenaw County - Ann Arbor Adaptive Exercise Class

Thursday, February 10, 2022 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Washtenaw County - Ann Arbor Adaptive Exercise Class
Mondays @ 4:00 pm
Bob Leffler (734) 276-9988
Zoom Class – Call for Details

Ingham County - Lansing Caregivers' Dialog Groups

Thursday, February 10, 2022 6:00 pm

Ingham County - Lansing Caregivers’ Dialog Groups
2nd Thursday, 6:00 pm
Mark Talbot 517-525-1707
Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 1924 Coolidge Rd.
E. Lansing MI 48823
(Caregivers and PwP meet separately.)

 

Wayne County - Livonia Support Group

Thursday, February 10, 2022 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Wayne County
2nd Thursday, 6:30 pm
Julia Wall
livoniaparkinsons@gmail.com
or contact MPF (248) 433-1011
Livonia Senior Citizen Center
15218 Farmington Road
Livonia MI 48154
(No meetings in Jan, July, August)

https://www.facebook.com/#!/HFParkinsons/?fref=ts

 

 

Friday, February 11, 2022

Adapted Yoga for Parkinson's with Mindy Eisenberg

Friday, February 11, 2022 10:00 am

Adapted Yoga for Parkinson's

every Wednesday and Friday at 10:00 am

with Mindy Eisenberg, MHSA, C-IAYT, ERYT-500

Founder and Director of Yoga Moves MS

 

Join Zoom Meeting: https://parkinsonsmi-org.zoom.us/

Meeting ID: 813 7303 6837

Password: MPF2020

Dial-in by phone: 1 (646) 558-8656

Meeting ID: 813 7303 6837

Kalamazoo County - Care Partners Support Group

Friday, February 11, 2022 1:30 pm

Kalamazoo County - Care Partners
1st Friday after 2nd Tues, 1:30 pm
Norma Betten (ronorma1301@gmail.com)
Nancy Schullery (nmsch1020@gmail.com)
(Virtual Meetings – Email for Info)

Macomb County Support Group

Friday, February 11, 2022 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Macomb County
2nd Friday, 3:00 pm
Doug Kass (586) 306-5306
Brian J. Miles (586) 457-2539
Beaumont Macomb Center
15979 Hall Rd.
Macomb, MI 48044

*Meeting at 3pm-4:30pm for Nov, Dec, Jan, and Feb 2022

Saturday, February 12, 2022

There are no events on this day.

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