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Visit the AMTA website to find a music therapist in your area and learn more about the benefits of music therapy for people with Parkinson's disease.


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Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress-reduction and relaxation and also may promote healing. Reiki is administered through "laying on of hands".


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The AMTA represents massage therapists and works to establish massage therapy as integral in the maintenance of good health or as a complimentary treatment to other therapeutic processes.


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This Web site has a directory of physicians who practice acupuncture, Be sure to ask each office about their area(s) of expertise. If you reach a practice that does not typically treat Parkinson's disease, ask if they know of an AAMA physician in the area that does.


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The LSVT LOUD and LSVT BIG are intensive behavioral treatment programs developed specifically for people with Parkinson's disease.


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The VitalStim® Therapy System is a safe and effective treatment for patients suffering with difficulty swallowing or dysphagia.


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A network of licensed and professional counselors, therapists, and psychologists who can be contacted by phone, webcam, or messaging. This website enables you to find the right counselor for any mental health issue.


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Psychology Today is a Web site that covers a range topics related to mental health. The "Find a Therapist" tool allows visitors to conduct a ZIP Code search and find a provider with special training or interest in the area of chronic pain or illness.


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Mental Health America provides education and support to individuals and families living with mental health issues. Visitors can get information about finding a provider, assistance with prescription costs, clinical trials, and other topics.


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Lutheran Family Services is a national not-for-profit organization providing community development, housing, disability, case management, and mental health services.


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Helpnet, Inc. created the National Social Worker Finder tool in conjunction with the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). This tool allows you to search for Social Workers in or near your zip code.


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The APA Web site provides articles and information about psychology, psychotherapy, a wide range of mental health topics including: anxiety, depression, sexuality, workplace issues and offers a psychologist locator service.


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The AAMFT site provides information about how a chronic illness can impact the family and includes suggested interventions.


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