The Goal is to establish a wellness and prevention program for individuals with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers with a focus on maintenance of communication skills.
Inova Loudoun Hospital Communication Club
Mondays at 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Inova Loudoun Hospital
44045 Riverside Parkway
Leesburg VA 20176
Conference Rooms A & B
Instructor: Margie Comerford
New Communication Club (Starting January 3, 2013)
Thursdays 11:30pm - 12:30pm
Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
Conference Room B and C,
3700 Joseph Siewick Drive, Fairfax VA 22033
Instructor: Melanie Dorn
University Hospital Communication Club
2nd and 4th Thursdays 12 PM - 1 PM
Physical Medicine and
3800 Reservoir Rd NW Ground Floor,
Bles Building, RM CG-12
Washington, DC 20007
Instructor: Karen Edick
Wednesdays 5pm- 6pm
9229 Arlington Blvd
Fairfax VA 22031
Instructor: Matt McKeon
Meet with the participants of the Virginian Communication Club
To join the program, please call us at 703-734-1017
Scope of Program:
1.) The program will provide a relaxed, educational, and supportive environment for both the individual with Parkinson’s disease and their caregiver(s) to practice their communication skills.
2.) General knowledge of communication skills will be discussed.
3.) Functional activities to reinforce communication skills will be discussed, modeled, and performed.
4.) Attendees of program will be expected to perform activities individually, with their peers, and with their caregivers.
5.) Areas of communication covered include: voice, speech, body language, and breath support.
6.) Instruction will be provided by a qualified Speech-Language Pathologist.
Watch our "Communication Club" session
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