Parkinson's Disease Symptoms
A chance to improve how you move ...
The Feldenkrais Method® can make a huge difference in balance, helping you
feel more secure on your feet and prevent falls. Each session will leave you
feeling a little looser and more mobile. You'll reduce the effort required for
activities like sitting and walking, leaving you with more energy to continue to
do your favorite activities.
You can improve your independence by improving your balance, and learning ways
to more easily turn over in bed, get in and out of the car, put on shoes,
overcome freezing, or use a walker safely. Feldenkrais can help you preserve
your relationships by helping you maintain mobility in your face and speech
volume and clarity.
Because you'll see progress in each lesson, it can also help
depression that can come with a chronic illness. As your body develops more
movement choices, your emotions open up as well.
We offer weekly drop-in classes focused on balance for people with
Parkinson's . We can also work with you in 1-1 sessions
on specific requests. We also offer private sessions by video-conferencing for people who
live outside the Seattle area.
We encourage you to come in, share with us what you love to do, and let us
work with you to find ways for you to do those things with more comfort and
Click the pictures below to see videos of
Irene Pasternack explaining and teaching at the
2011 Parkinsons Recovery Summit: