Parkinson’s Disease Progression, Dysphagia, and Treatment


Course Description

Course Description:

Parkinson's Disease: Disease, Progression, Dysphagia and Treatment provides an overview of the disease process, theories behind the disease and impact on the whole patient.  Diagnosis, symptoms, medications, use of complimentary alternative (CAM) and potential side effects will be outlined.  The seminar will provide a detailed review of dysphagia intervent including behavioral, rehabilitation, sensorial, compensatory methods, adaptive equipment and mealtime strategies.

Contact Hours: 3
Video Course Format: Video
Target Audience:
Instructional Level: Intermediate