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LBDA and LSVT Global are partnering together to offer a special webinar for professionals for LBD Awareness Month

October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

Understanding Lewy Body Dementia: The Role of the Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Language Pathology in Person Centered Care

Tuesday, Oct 26, 7:00 – 9:00 PM EDT

This is a free webinar sponsored by the LBDA and LSVT Global.

Intended audience: Physical and occupational therapy professionals and students; speech language pathology professionals and students

What you will learn: Did you know Lewy Body Dementia (LBD) is the second most common form of neurodegenerative dementia after Alzheimer’s disease? Join us for this special webinar hosted by LSVT Global in collaboration with the Lewy Body Dementia Association in recognition of LBD Awareness Month. Learn more about this complex condition and how PT, OT and SLP can comprehensively address the needs of clients with LBD. Hear from a Movement Disorder Specialist who will provide an overview of the condition, followed by evidence-based treatment strategies for PTs, OTs and SLPs to promote successful person-centered care. The therapist panelists will provide a question-and-answer session following the presentation and case study.

To register click here:  Registration (gotowebinar.com)

 

Are you an individual living with Parkinson’s Disease Dementia or Dementia with Lewy bodies or a carepartner?  Click here for information on our upcoming webinar for you.

 

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Julia Wood, Director of Professional and Community Education at jwood@lbda.org 

 

 

Details

Date:
October 26
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT