The Parkinson’s Community Los Angeles (PCLA) Presents:
A free seminar for Parkinson’s patients, families, care partners and healthcare professionals
Our PCLA mission is to improve the quality of life for those living with Parkinson’s Disease. Our goal is to connect people to the information, support services, programs and activities they need to enhance wellness and live an active, engaged life. Our website provides education, information & referrals for the greater Los Angeles area.
Los Angeles Athletic Club
Downtown Los Angeles:
431 W 7th St, Los Angeles, CA 90014
Sunday, Nov. 6th 10:00 AM –12:30 PM
Registration opens at 9:30 AM
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM – Registration and continental breakfast
10:00 AM – Welcome: Patrick LoSasso, President, PCLA
10:15 AM – 11:00AM – Parkinson’s: Living Beyond the Basics
Nicholas R. Szumski, MD, a board-certified Neurologist and Movement Disorders Specialist with the Cedars-Sinai Medical Group presents: Management and Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease, a new approach.
11:00 AM – 11:20 AM – Get Moving!
Re+Active Physical Therapy will lead a stimulating movement session designed to get you active in ways that target the symptoms.
11:20 AM -11:30 AM – Break
11:30 AM – 12:15 PM – The Upside of the Downside
Arik Johnson, PsyD, Licensed Clinical Psychologist with the UCLA Movement Disorder Program presents: The Upside of the Downside: Overcoming the Symptoms of Depression, Anxiety and Apathy in PD.
12:15 PM – 12:30 PM – Q & A with Dr. Szumski and Dr. Johnson