A specialized experience for people who have Parkinson’s disease. Look beyond drugs to help manage symptoms of Parkinson’s.
A Parkinsonian gives a short reflection on how music has helped him, then guided imagery for relaxation by Janalea Hoffman.
More exercises with specially metered music using techniques for tremor management. 45 minutes.
"The power of music is very remarkable in patients with neurological disabilities such as strokes, Parkinson’s disease, and Alzheimer’s disease. One sees Parkinsonian patients unable to walk, but able to dance perfectly well, or patients almost unable to talk, who are able to sing perfectly well."
— Dr. Oliver Sacks, MD neurologist, author.