Moving Forward with Parkinson’s DiseaseClinical Expertise
Nov 13, 2019
Kathy Chance recently shared her Parkinson’s journey with The Florida Times-Union. We’re honored to be a part of Kathy’s story and we wish her the best at Moving Day Jacksonville.
At Brooks, we have neurological experts trained to help individuals with Parkinson’s disease keep moving forward. We offer LSVT® BIG and LOUD. LSVT® LOUD (Lee Silverman Voice Treatment) is a type of speech therapy designed to improve both the voice and speech of individuals with Parkinson’s disease by treating the underlying physical pathologies associated with the disorder. LSVT® BIG is a research-based exercise approach developed from principles LSVT® LOUD.
We are also proud to partner with the YMCA of Florida’s First Coast to offer an individualized exercise program as well as social support to help improve the lives of those affected by Parkinson’s disease. The Parkinson’s Wellness program is designed specifically for the Parkinson’s population and offers social support in addition to individually prescribed exercise with a group of people familiar with what it means to live with Parkinson’s disease.
To find out more call (904) 345-7727.