Dr. Kara Wyant presented: “Living With & Understanding Parkinson’s Disease: A Program for People with Parkinson’s and their Families”

August 8, 9, 2019  

Aplex Events Complex

701 Woodward Ave, Alpena, MI 49707

This 5-session series was provided by the Michigan Parkinson Foundation. The series provided information and discussion on all aspects of living with Parkinson’s disease (PD). This program intended for the newly diagnosed as well as patients and families dealing with PD for several years.

What is Parkinson’s Disease and Managing Medications

Kara Wyant, MD, Michigan Medicine, University of Michigan


The Role of Rehab Therapy and Exercise in Managing Parkinson’s

Presented by a Physical Therapist and an Occupational Therapist.


Non Motor Symptoms of Parkinson’s

Presenters Kara Wyant, MD, Michigan Medicine, University of Michigan


Mental Health Issues: Coping with Depression and Anxiety

Presented by a Mental Health Expert


Speech and Swallowing Issues

Presented by a Speech Pathologist and a dietitian