Movement Therapy for Parkinson's & Neurological Disorders
Current research shows that dance is an effective for of exercise therapy especially for individuals with neurological disorders. This structured adult dance class, using chairs for seated work, a ballet bar for balance and across the floor work aims to improve balance, coordination, and overall physical & mental health. This class uses dance as therapy for rehabilitation of movement disorders and enhancement of motor learning. Note: Instructor is certified with Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC). All participants are encouraged to consult with their physician before beginning this or any exercise program. Wear comfortable clothing.
Age: Adults +
Site: Mayfair Recreation Center
Instructor: Jeanine Dent
Please see our brochure or on-line registration to check dates & times this program is offered.