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Advancing Stages

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Awareness

Posters

Videos

Read more about our Parkinson's Awareness Month campaign, This is Parkinson's Disease

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Caregiving and Family
  • A Comprehensive Guide for Parkinson's Caregivers [booklet]
  • A Family Affair: Talking to Children about PD [helpsheet]
  • Asking for and Accepting Your Own Support [read more]
  • Caring for Someone with Parkinson's [brochure]
  • Caring in the Family [helpsheet]
  • Carepartner Connect – Maintaining sexual intimacy [view video]
  • Carepartner Connect – Managing Health Care Transitions [view video]
  • Carepartner Connect – Regaining Autonomy [view video]
  • Grieving and Loss [helpsheet]
  • Never Giving Up | Kelly Jablonski [view video]
  • Self-Care for Parkinson's Caregivers – Part 1 [view video]
  • Self-Care for Parkinson's Caregivers – Part 2 [view video]
  • Talking about Abuse [helpsheet]
  • What is Parkinson's Disease: Information for Teens about PD [helpsheet]

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Daily Living

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For Healthcare Professionals
  • Canadian Guidelines on PD [booklet]
  • Comprehensive Care Plan Checklist [helpsheet]
  • Impulse Control Disorders in PD [helpsheet]
  • In-Service Presentation Section 1: PSBC Overview and Parkinson's Facts [view video]
  • In-Service Presentation Section 2: Parkinson's Symptoms  [view video]
  • In-Service Presentation Section 3: Parkinson's Treatment [view video]
  • In-Service Presentation Section 4: Cognitive & Mood Aspects [view video]
  • In-Service Presentation Section 5: Mobility Issues [view video]
  • In-Service Presentation Section 6: Late Stages of Parkinson's [view video]
  • Mood Disturbances [helpsheet]
  • Online Learning Module [online module]
  • PD Connect, formal referral program [webpage]
  • Physician Guide: Non-Motor Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease [booklet]
  • YOPD: Advice for Physicians [booklet]

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Legal Series

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Mental & Cognitive Health

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Motor Symptoms

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Newly Diagnosed
  • Adjusting to a New Diagnosis | Courtney Doherty, RCC [view video]
  • New Diagnosis Day – November 2015 [videos]
  • Our Experience with Parkinson's [view video]
  • Understanding and Moving Forward [booklet]
  • What is Parkinson's Disease? [brochure]
  • What is Parkinson's Disease? | Dr. Daryl Wile, FRCPC [view video]
  • You Are Not Alone [brochure]

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Non-motor Symptoms

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Self-Management
  • Talking to Your Healthcare Professionals [helpsheet]
  • Your Healthcare Team and How to Access it [helpsheet]
  • Preparing for a Medical Appointment [helpsheet]
  • Comprehensive Care Plan Checklist (for tracking symptoms) [helpsheet]
  • Aware in Care: Contents of Kits [helpsheet]

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Treatment/Medication

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Young Onset Parkinson's Disease (YOPD)
  • Advice for the Newly Diagnosed from Individuals Currently Living with YOPD [booklet]
  • Intimacy and Sexual Health [view video]
  • Parkinson's Chair Yoga [view video]
  • Parkinson's Disease Potpourri [view video]
  • Young Onset Parkinson's Disease [helpsheet]
  • Young Onset Parkinson's Disease Webinar Series [view videos]

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World Parkinson Congress
  • Advocacy is Education: Developing Support for a Provincial Parkinson's Strategy in British Columbia – WPC Abstract Poster [view poster]
  • Communication & Swallow Workshop – WPC Abstract Poster [view poster]
  • This is Parkinson's Disease – WPC Abstract Poster [view poster]

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Video & Event Presentations

2018

Annual General Meeting

  • Parkinson Disease and PPRC Update | Dr. Martin J. McKeown [view video]

Community Talks

  • Medication Management | Dr. Jonathan Squires, FRCPC [view slides]

Regional Conferences

  • Communication is Connection | Sue Decker, RSLP [view slides]
  • Emergency Planning | Karen Martin [view slides]

Time our for Carepartners Workshops

  • Self-Care for Parkinson's Carepartners & Managing Non-Motor Symptoms | Kaitlyn Roland, PhD [view slides]
  • Planning for the Future | Wendy Johnstone [view slides]
  • Three Dimensions of Caregiving | Jolyon Hallows [download pdf]

Webinars

  • Duty to Accommodate and Disability Insurance | Eleni Kassaris [view video] [download pdf]
  • Vision Issues in Parkinson's | Dr. Jason Barton, FRCPC [view video]
  • Wills & Estate Webinar | Mary-Jane Wilson [view video]

 2017 

Moving Forward, Together Conference

Parkinson's Awareness Month

Annual General Meeting

Webinars

  • Impulse Control Disorders and Parkinson's | Dr. Catharine Winstanley [view video]
  • Speech Language Therapy for People with Parkinson's | Barbara Lang, RSLP [view video]
  • Deep Brain Stimulation for People with Parkinson's | Mini Sandhu, RN & Nancy Polyhronopoulos, RN [view video]

Newly Diagnosed Webinar Series [view videos]

  • Week 1 - What is Parkinson's disease | Dr. Wile, FRCPC [download pdf]
  • Week 2 - Adjusting to a Diagnosis | Courtney Doherty, RCC [download pdf]
  • Week 3 - What I Wish I Knew [download pdf]
  • Week 4 - Parkinson's & Exercise | Naomi Casiro [download pdf]

2016

Webinars

  • Carepartner Connect – Maintaining sexual intimacy [view video]
  • Carepartner Connect – Managing Health Care Transitions [view video]
  • Carepartner Connect – Regaining Autonomy [view video]
  • RoadSafetyBC Driving and Parkinson's Webinar [view video]
  • Balance Training Research Webinar [view video]
  • Elder Abuse Webinar [view video]
  • UBC Pharmacists Clinic Webinar [view video]
  • Young Onset Parkinson's Disease (YOPD) Webinar Series [view videos]

Annual General Meeting

  • The Nuts and Bolts of Parkinson's Disease Management | Dr. J. Eric Ahlskog, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN [view video]

Prince George Regional Conference

  • Parkinson's Disease in 60 Minutes | Dr. Claire Hinnell, FRCPC [download pdf]
  • Sleep in PD | Dr. Claire Hinnell, FRCPC [download pdf]

Nanaimo Regional Conference

  • The Benefits of Mindful Living | Cindy Fisher, MA, RCC [view video]
  • Nutrition and You | Elietha Bocskei, MSc, RD [view video]
  • Parkinson's Overview | Dr. Martin McKeown, FRCPC [view video]
  • The Neurological Effects of Exercise | Matthew Sacheli, PhD [view video]

Victoria Regional Conference [view all videos]

  • Parkinson's Overview | Dr. Silke Cresswell, FRCPC [view video]
  • The Benefits of Mindful Living | Michelle Fraleigh, MBA, MA, CCC, RCC [view video]
  • Sleep and Parkinson's | Dr. Jason Valerio, FRCPC [view video]
  • Food for Thought: Diet & Nutrition in PD | Dr. Laurie Mischley, ND, PhD, MPH [view video]

2015
New Diagnosis Day

  • Exercise and Parkinson's | Naomi Casiro [view video]
  • What is Parkinson's Disease? | Dr. Daryl Wile,  FRCPC [view video]
  • Adjusting to a New Diagnosis | Courtney Doherty, RCC [view video]
  • Our Experience with Parkinson's [view video]

2014
Young Onset Conference

Time Out for Caregivers, Burnaby

  • Self-Care for Parkinson's Caregivers – Part 1 [view video]
  • Self-Care for Parkinson's Caregivers – Part 2 [view video]
  • Never Giving Up | Kelly Jablonski [view video]

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