Schedule of current classes held at The Parkinson's Institute
All classes are $10 unless otherwise noted or purchase a Ten Class Pass for $75. -- Only cash or check is accepted.
Core & More
Learn the basics of exercising your core and more in this beginning class that takes the mystery out of movement. Taught by personal trainer, Jennifer Larsen.
Dance for PD: Poetry in Motion
These are ongoing classes in movement to music designed for persons with Parkinson’s Disease. Dance for PD is a program developed by the The Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG) and the Brooklyn Parkinson Group (BPG). Emphasis is not on disability but on inspiring creativity, enjoyment of music, and building community and connectivity. Professional dancer and dance instructor, Damara Vita Ganley, is a trained Dance for PD instructor. Caregivers welcome. Students in wheelchair must bring care partner. More information on Dance for PD can be found at www.danceforparkinsons.org. Please contact the Parkinson's Institute for questions regarding the classes offered at PI.
Flexibility, Balance and Strength Training
Improve your flexibility, balance, strength and cardio with certified fitness trainer Larry Hovland.
Gait & Balance Class
Exercise with Personal Trainer, Jennifer Larson.
Space is limited. Please call Gloria at 408 734 2800 to reserve a place for either class.
Beginner – Intermediate: for those who need assistance from a caregiver to stand or walk
Intensive: for those not requiring assistance
LSVT® Graduate Class
If you have graduated from the Lee Silverman Voice Therapy® course, join Randy Hoffman, our speech therapist, to practice what you learned.
Sing some of your favorite tunes with our Speech Therapist, Randy Hoffman.