Education

Program for Adult Children of People with Parkinson’s Disease

Does your parent have Parkinson Disease? Are you wondering how to navigate the journey? We are partnering with Washington University Program in Occupational Therapy for a 6-week series addressing aspects of having a parent with PD. Discuss safety issues, community resources, and connect with other adults who have a parent with PD. Click here to register.

Virtual Series 1 – Wednesdays 4:30 – 5:30 pm from Feb. 21 – April 3 (will not meet Mar. 13)

Virtual Series 2 –  Mondays 12:00 – 1:00 pm from Feb. 19, – Apr. 1 (will not meet Mar. 11)

Midwest Parkinson Conference

The Midwest Parkinson Conference (formerly Congress) is an educational Event with esteemed industry professionals discussing the latest information, as well as a resource fair, all to help you live your best life.

The 2024 Midwest Parkinson Conference (formerly Congress) will be held on Thursday, April 11 in the afternoon.

Location:
Holiday Inn St. Louis SW
10709 Watson Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63127

Click here for more information and to register.

Parkinson Education Programs

Parkinson Education Programs (PEP) are education events hosted throughout the year by the APDA – Missouri Chapter. We invite renowned speakers to address topics that are important to the Parkinson’s community. Events are free. Links to archived PEP talks are available below.

Check back for our next PEP talks.

Parkinson’s Roadmap for Education and Support Services

Parkinson’s Roadmap for Education and Support Services (PRESS) is an eight week VIRTUAL support series with tailored content to address the needs of those who have been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease within the last five years. Each PRESS support group is facilitated by a trained healthcare professional and will provide a structured platform for people to share their experiences, feelings, and strategies for coping with the disease.

Get more information and explore discussion topics.

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