Programs Near You

Programs Near You
Showing 1 - 6 of 6 locations within 200km from QC
  • 1) Mindfulness and Parkinson: why and how to use it to better manage pain and emotions
    Categories: Event - Education

    Mindfulness and Parkinson: why and how to use it to better manage pain and emotions A conference presented in collaboration by Parkinson Canada and the Cummings Centre Thursday, November 7, 2019 in Montreal, 1- 4 PM Therapeutic strategies for pain management are increasingly turning to new approaches, such as the practice of mindfulness, which is now of interest to patients, clinicians and researchers. Gabrielle Pagé, is a clinical psychologist and researcher with expertise in pain management. She will explain the impact mindfulness can have on one’s brain and overall well-being. She will also provide practical tips on how to integrate

    5151 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montréal, QC H3W 1L5
  • 2) Info Session on PD (English)

    SUNDAY AUGUST 25, 4-6 PM, at St-Paul Anglican Chruch, Ground floor, 3970 Ch. Côte-Ste-Catherine, MTL, H3T 1E3 The session will talk about the first signs, diagnosis, motor and non motor symptoms, as well as adaptation strategies, including medication therapies and complementary care options. Presented by Lisa Mintz from Parkinson Canada. Organised in collaboration with the Guyana Association of Montreal. The session is free but registration is required with lisa.mintz@parkinson.ca or 1-800-565-3000 ext.3327.

    3970 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montréal, QC H3T 1E3
  • 3) Info session on PD (French)

    . TUESDAY AUGUST 6th, 7-9 PM, at Clinique Neuro Rive Sud in Greenfield Park The session will talk about the first signs, diagnosis, motor and non motor symptoms, as well as adaptation strategies, including medication therapies and complementary care options. Presented by Hélène Deutsch, M.Sc., clinical nurse living with PD. Organised by Parkinson Canada in collaboration with Neuro Rive Sud Clinic. The session is free but registration is required. We will wait for you with coffee and cookies!

    4896 Boulevard Taschereau, Greenfield Park, QC J4V 2J2
  • 4) Free Assessment of your Physical Condition

    Dr. Nancy Mayo from the Dept. of Physiotherapy at McGill University invites you to a FREE ASSESSMENT OF YOUR PHYSICAL CONDITION Dr. Mayo’s team of physiotherapists is specialized in neurological disorders, including Parkinson’s disease. They will welcome you to a 2h full assessment of your physical condition and offer snacks and refreshments. If you are interested, you can choose afterwards to sign in for Dr. Mayo’s study which aims at developing a program to improve outdoor walking for people living with Parkinson’s. DAY: Thursday, May 30, 2019 TIME: you can choose either the morning or the afternoon session: 10:00am-12:00 OR

    5555 Avenue Westminster, Côte Saint-Luc, QC H4G 2J2
  • 5) May 1, 2019- Medical Cannabis and Parkinson’s: What’s Known and What’s Not –
    Categories: Event - Education

    People living with Parkinson’s and their loved ones are invited to hear experts share their knowledge on medical cannabis use in Parkinson’s care & research. Experts will provide a balanced overview of what’s known and what’s not and answer your questions on this timely subject. Invited speakers are: • Dr. Lynda Balneaves, PhD, RN, University of Manitoba, Deputy Director of the Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids (CCIC). Dr. Balneaves will provide an overarching view of the use of medical cannabis in Canada. • Dr. Michael Dworkind, McGill University and the Jewish General Hospital, Medical Director of Santé Cannabis.

    5151 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montréal, QC H3W 1L5
  • 6) Montérégie Community Vitality Expo – Feb 9, 2019
    Categories: Event - Community

    Come meet with Parkinson Canada representatives and learn more about our programs and services in Quebec at the Montérégie Community Vitality Expo, February 9th, 2019, free event 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. @ ACCESS Adult Education and Career Training Centre 163 Cleghorn, Saint-Lambert, Québec J4R 2J4 More info at https://www.facebook.com/events/367859684006330/ Program: 10:00 – 15:00 : Featuring 40+ table exhibits 10:00 : Youth Yoga 10:00 : Transitioning to Retirement Residences 11:00 : Children Story Time 11:00 : Nutrition workshop 13:00 : Life Long Creative Learning 14:0 : Senior Yoga & Tai-Chi 14:00 : Care-giving Workshop

    163 Avenue Cleghorn, Saint-Lambert, QC J4R 2J4, Canada
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