Poster Session  |   November 2018
Ballet and Movement-Based Interventions for People With Parkinson’s Disease
Author Affiliations
  • Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Grand Valley State University
Article Information
Neurologic Conditions / Parkinson's Disease / Basic Research
Poster Session   |   November 2018
Ballet and Movement-Based Interventions for People With Parkinson’s Disease
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, November 2018, Vol. 72, 7211505078p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2018.72S1-PO1009
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, November 2018, Vol. 72, 7211505078p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2018.72S1-PO1009
Abstract

Date Presented 4/19/2018

The poster reports on the holistic effects of using dance as an intervention for people with Parkinson’s disease. The results demonstrate that participation not only improved physical outcomes but also involved holistic improvements that are within the scope of occupational therapy.

Primary Author and Speaker: Emily Hoogstra

Additional Authors and Speakers: Ian Heinkele, Gabrielle Beauchamp

Contributing Authors: Jeanine Beasley, Cynthia Grapczynski, Cathy Harro