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E3 Conference- Educate, Empower, Energize

Friday 11 October 2013, 08:30am - 03:00pm

NEW Annual conference - Save the date!

Date/Time - October 11, 2013, 8:30am - 3:00pm

Free educational event focusing on educating, empowering and energize the PD community. The event is free and a lunch will be provided.

The Parkinson Association of the Rockies is bringing the PD community together to Educate, Empower and Energize through a number of topics ranging from cognition, to home modifications to exercise. Our e3 Conference aims to bring together individuals with Parkinson's, their care partners and family members, as well as professionals who work with the Parkinson's community in Colorado.

Be educated with tips & tricks on exercise, cognition and speech from professionals around Colorado. Be empowered with a discussion on self-efficacy and how you can make your home work for you through home modifications. Be energized and see the many ways you can incorporate exercise and the great outdoors into your life. Make a plan, use your 3 E's and take action!

8:30-9:00 REGISTRATION

9:00-9:15 WELCOME & OPENING

9:15-10:30 EDUCATE:
Tips & Tricks Panel: Cognition, Exercise, Speech, Motor & Non-Motor Skills
Speakers:
     Amy Callan, OTR, DOT, University of Colorado Hospital
     Robyn Gisbert, PT, DPT, University of Colorado
     John Dean, MA CCC-SLP, Speech Language Pathologist

10:45-12:00 EMPOWER:
Power of Self-Efficacy
     Speaker: Diane Cook, L.E.A.P. Support Group Leader
How to Make Your Home Work For You
     Speaker: Nathan Colburn, Owner of Accessible Systems

12:00-1:00 LUNCH

1:00-2:30 ENERGIZE
Incorporating Exercise
     Speaker: Becky Farley, PT, PhD, Founder of Parkinson's Wellness Recovery (PWR!)
Your Life Beyond Parkinson's
     Speaker: Doug Sandok, Wilderness Program Director, Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center

2:30-3:00 CLOSING
Take Action & Have a Plan
     Speaker: Cheryl Siefert, MNM, Executive Director, Parkinson Association of the Rockies

You must register for the event by calling or emailing the below contact.

Location : Mile Hi Church, W. Alameda, Lakewood, CO 80226

Contact : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (303) 830-1839

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