PARKINSON’S PATIENT SUPPORT GROUP AT WINTHROP-UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL “LEE SILVERMAN VOICE TRAINING” TOPIC OF DISCUSSION APRIL 24
Winthrop-University Hospital’s Movement Disorders Program is pleased to offer a Parkinson’s Patient Support Group for diagnosed individuals and their family members. The next session will be held Wednesday, April 24, 2013, from 4 to 5 PM, at the Winthrop Wellness Pavilion, 1300 Franklin Avenue, Suite ML-5 in Garden City. It will provide information about “Lee Silverman Voice Training,” an innovative method for improving voice and speech with exercises that target vocal intensity, quality and variation.
Sessions are facilitated by Mary Rzeszut, MSW, LCSW, Neuroscience Social Worker. Ample, free parking is available behind the building.
Groups are free, but space is limited. Advanced registration is required. For more information or to register, please call (516) 663-3926.
The Movement Disorders Program at Winthrop is staffed with experts committed to caring for and treating people afflicted with a wide range of conditions, including Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, other types of tremor, dyskinesia and dystonia, Huntington’s disease, ataxia, gait disorders, spasticity and Tourette syndrome. These experts are committed to providing relief, improving quality of life and renewing patients’ independence. For further information about the Movement Disorders Program at Winthrop, please call Mary Rzeszut, MSW,LCSW at (516) 663-4593.
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