Educational Video Library

Welcome to APDA’s Educational Video Library


At APDA we work tirelessly to help support everyone impacted by Parkinson’s disease. Education is key to understanding a diagnosis, knowing your treatment options, and learning how to best navigate life with PD. We have compiled this library of educational videos to make it easy for you to view the latest and most credible information. Click below to view videos about the impact of exercise on PD, the latest in PD research, and more!  We encourage you to SHARE this page with your loved ones.


2018 APDA West Coast Educational Forum Videos


2018 APDA West Coast Educational Forum – Irvine, CA


Presentation – Good Night: Sleep and Parkinson’s Disease


Parkinson’s Disease: What the Future Holds

Melita T. Petrossian, MD, Pacific Neuroscience Institute, Santa Monica, CA


2017 APDA West Coast Educational Forum Videos


2017 West Coast Forum – Anaheim, CA


Presentation – Exercise in Parkinson’s Disease: Road to Wellness

Teresa Ellis, PT, PhD, NCS, Boston University, Boston, MA


Support to video tape and archive the West Coast Forum educational videos generously provided by Sunovion


Presentation – Movement Disorder Program

Echo Tan, MD, Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles, CA


Support to video tape and archive the West Coast Forum educational videos generously provided by Sunovion


Presentation – Advances in Parkinson’s Disease

Natalie Diaz, MD, Harbor – UCLA Medical Center, West Carson, CA


Support to video tape and archive the West Coast Forum educational videos generously provided by Sunovion


Presentation – Parkinson’s Disease: the Changing Landscape

Ian Bledsoe, MD, University of California, San Francisco, CA


Support to video tape and archive the West Coast Forum educational videos generously provided by Sunovion


Presentation: Genes and the Environment

Beate Ritz, MD, PhD, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA


Support to video tape and archive the West Coast Forum educational videos generously provided by Sunovion



Houston Area Parkinson Society (HAPS) Videos


Houston Area Parkinson Society (HAPS) 2017 Summer Lecture Series


Presentation:  Why Meditate?

Stanley Merrill


Presentation:  What is Music Therapy?

Virginia B. Gray, MT-BC


Presentation:  Sleep Issues in Parkinson’s disease

Dr. Toby Yaltho, Methodist Sugar Kand Neurology Associates, Parkinson’s disease & Movement Disorders Specialist (MDS), Board certified in Neurology & Sleep Medicine


Presentation:  Yoga Hope for Parkinson’s disease

Jiji Arcilla, RYT