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August 2023

Living BIG and LOUD with post graduate exercise classes

August 30, 2023 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Discover the path to longer lasting LSVT treatment results with ongoing BIG for LIFE® and LOUD for LIFE® classes. Clinicians will learn about options to take the training course to lead their own group classes and how to refer clients to LSVT for LIFE® virtual classes when a community option is not available. Clients will learn what a typical BIG for LIFE or LOUD for LIFE class entails and how to find one in your community or a virtual option.

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September 2023

Optimizing Wellbeing in Parkinson’s Disease: The Complementary Relationship of Rehabilitation, Therapy, and Exercise

September 20, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us for an enlightening webinar as we bring together a team of dedicated experts - a physical therapist, speech-language pathologist, and exercise professional – who specialize in working with individuals living with Parkinson's disease. Discover the powerful synergy between therapy and exercise and how they can harmoniously work together to restore and maintain function, leading to a significantly improved quality of life. In this webinar, you'll delve into the empowering benefits of a comprehensive whole-body approach to wellness for…

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October 2023

Yes, you CAN make a difference: Integrating LSVT BIG and LSVT LOUD to address the complex needs of people with Lewy body dementia

October 17, 2023 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Lewy body dementia (LBD) is the second most common cause of progressive dementia, impacting an estimated 1.4 million people in the United States. Despite the condition’s prevalence, LBD is the most often misdiagnosed type of dementia, and is misunderstood by many clinicians. A recent survey by the Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) of people with LBD and care partners found that despite interest in rehabilitation services, most people do not receive access to rehabilitation services during their journey with LBD. It’s time to…

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Yes, you CAN make a difference: Integrating LSVT BIG and LSVT LOUD to address the complex needs of people with Lewy body dementia

October 18, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Lewy body dementia (LBD) is the second most common cause of progressive dementia, impacting an estimated 1.4 million people in the United States. Despite the condition’s prevalence, LBD is the most often misdiagnosed type of dementia, and is misunderstood by many clinicians. A recent survey by the Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) of people with LBD and care partners found that despite interest in rehabilitation services, most people do not receive access to rehabilitation services during their journey with LBD. It’s time to…

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Living BIG and LOUD with post graduate exercise classes

October 25, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Discover the path to longer lasting LSVT treatment results with ongoing BIG for LIFE® and LOUD for LIFE® classes. Clinicians will learn about options to take the training course to lead their own group classes and how to refer clients to LSVT for LIFE® virtual classes when a community option is not available. Clients will learn what a typical BIG for LIFE or LOUD for LIFE class entails and how to find one in your community or a virtual option.…

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November 2023

Application of LSVT Treatments post-Deep Brain Stimulation: Maximizing communication and mobility outcomes

November 8, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) has revolutionized the treatment of movement disorders, yet challenges in communication and mobility often persist. This webinar will demonstrate how LSVT LOUD® and LSVT BIG® can maximize communication and mobility outcomes, offering invaluable insights for healthcare professionals, researchers, caregivers, and those considering DBS as a treatment option. Delve into the science and methodology behind these evidence-based approaches, and learn how they can empower individuals post-DBS to regain effective communication skills and optimize mobility. Research and real-life…

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February 2024

Parkinson’s in Kenya: Revealing the Untold Story Through the Film ‘Shaking Hands with the Devil’

February 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Embark on a transformative cinematic journey with LSVT Global as we present the stirring documentary, 'Shaking Hands with the Devil.' This 15-minute film, crafted by the talented team of David Plummer, Natasha Fothergill-Misbah, and Olz McCoy, fearlessly uncovers the harsh realities of stigmatization, marginalization, and persecution faced by individuals living with Parkinson’s in Kenya. Event Highlights: • Exclusive Film Viewing: Immerse yourself in the emotional and impactful narrative of 'Shaking Hands with the Devil,' shedding light on the often-overlooked challenges of those…

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April 2024

StrivePD: Your Parkinson’s Care Companion

April 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

StrivePD is a free iOS disease management application — FDA-cleared on the Apple Watch — that passively collects tremor and dyskinesia data via Apple’s Movement Disorder API. People with Parkinson’s (PwPD) can download the app and explore interactive charts to track their symptoms over time and understand how medications and physical activity / exercise impact them. With StrivePD, users gain insights to guide their care journey, and have the ability to share their data with clinical specialists for a personalized strategy.…

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Enhancing Clinic Revenue and Patient Satisfaction through an Effective RTM Program

April 22 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

LSVT BIG® physical and occupational therapy is well-known for its efficacy in addressing movement impairments and improving functional abilities in individuals with Parkinson's disease and other conditions. The integration of technology such as Remote Therapeutic Monitoring (RTM) opens up new avenues for therapists to extend their reach and provide ongoing support to patients beyond traditional in-person sessions. Join Matthew Jurek, DPT, CSCS, Wibbi's RTM specialist to learn how to implement an RTM program that will: Enhance clinic efficiency and revenue…

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Navigating Freezing Challenges in Parkinson’s: Harnessing the Power of LSVT Treatments for Improved Speech and Movement

April 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us for an engaging and informative webinar where we delve into one of the intricacies of Parkinson’s and explore effective strategies for managing freezing challenges. Discover how LSVT LOUD® speech therapy and LSVT BIG® physical/occupational therapy can be instrumental in addressing freezing episodes and empowering individuals to regain control over their mobility and communication. This webinar will provide insights, practical tips, and evidence-based approaches to help individuals with Parkinson's, caregivers, and healthcare professionals alike. Intended Audience: Health professionals, individuals living with Parkinson’s…

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