A national pilot program of the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation that provides people with Parkinson’s with an in-depth understanding of the disease and the self-efficacy tools to manage it with confidence.
When: The first session will be held Wednesday September 13th, and the 2nd Wednesday of the next 8 months @ 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Where: 30400 Telegraph Rd Bingham Farms, MI 48025
Who is eligible? People with Parkinson’s and their care partners within three years of diagnosis who can commit to a nine-session program.
What is self-efficacy? The ability to have influence over the conditions that affect our lives. A scientifically-based approach that is effective in helping people with Parkinson’s to develop the motivation and skills to manage PD.
Who delivers the program? A health care professional and a person with Parkinson’s both trained in the application of self-efficacy for Parkinson’s.
How often does it meet? Once a month for two-and-a-half hours. The program lasts nine months. There is no cost to attend. Space is limited.