Education

Parkinson’s Support Group – November 12th

Are you or a loved one struggling with Parkinson’s Disease or conditions related to Parkinson’s Disease and feeling overwhelmed? You are not alone. Learn coping skills and ways to enhance your quality of life while also sharing with others who are facing similar challenges. Dr. Juebin Huang, a Neurologist and member of the MIND Center clinical and research team will facilitate.

Juebin Huang, MD
Dr. Huang’s clinical practice is focused on general neurology with a special interest in neurodegenerative and movement disorders such as Alzheimer’s
disease, Parkinson’s disease, Tremor, Vascular dementia, and Mild Cognitive Impairment. His research interests include exploration of experimental
therapeutics for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases and the study of Neuroimaging biomarkers for aging and dementia. Dr. Huang is a member
of the American Academy of Neurology.

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Parkinson’s Support Group – October 8th

Are you or a loved one struggling with Parkinson’s Disease or conditions related to Parkinson’s Disease and feeling overwhelmed? You are not alone. Learn coping skills and ways to enhance your quality of life while also sharing with others who are facing similar challenges. Dr. Juebin Huang, a Neurologist and member of the MIND Center clinical and research team will facilitate.

Juebin Huang, MD
Dr. Huang’s clinical practice is focused on general neurology with a special interest in neurodegenerative and movement disorders such as Alzheimer’s
disease, Parkinson’s disease, Tremor, Vascular dementia, and Mild Cognitive Impairment. His research interests include exploration of experimental
therapeutics for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases and the study of Neuroimaging biomarkers for aging and dementia. Dr. Huang is a member
of the American Academy of Neurology.

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Parkinson’s Support Group – September 10th

Are you or a loved one struggling with Parkinson’s Disease or conditions related to Parkinson’s Disease and feeling overwhelmed? You are not alone. Learn coping skills and ways to enhance your quality of life while also sharing with others who are facing similar challenges. Dr. Juebin Huang, a Neurologist and member of the MIND Center clinical and research team will facilitate.

Juebin Huang, MD
Dr. Huang’s clinical practice is focused on general neurology with a special interest in neurodegenerative and movement disorders such as Alzheimer’s
disease, Parkinson’s disease, Tremor, Vascular dementia, and Mild Cognitive Impairment. His research interests include exploration of experimental
therapeutics for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases and the study of Neuroimaging biomarkers for aging and dementia. Dr. Huang is a member
of the American Academy of Neurology.

READ MORE HERE

 

Free Healthy Brain workshop

Nourish Your Noggin Free Educational Workshop – Coping and Caregiving – October 18

Free Educational Workshop – Coping and Caregiving

Develop coping techniques for being a caregiver and tips to reduce caregiver stres during the holiday season and spending time alone.

  • Date: October 18, 2018
  • Time: 10:00a.m.-10:45a.m.
  • Place: St. Catherine’s Village Independent Activity Center, 200 Dominican Drive, Madison, MS 39110
  • Cost: FREE!
  • RSVP: 601-987-0020 or info@alzms.org

Download the following flyer for more information on the upcoming “Nourish Your Noggin” Sessions:

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Free Healthy Brain workshop

Nourish Your Noggin Free Educational Workshop – Legal/Financial Wellness – September 20

Free Educational Workshop – Legal/Financial Wellness

An overview of important legal/financial decisions that we all need to consider as we age.

  • Date: September 20, 2018
  • Time: 10:00a.m.-10:45a.m.
  • Place: St. Catherine’s Village Independent Activity Center, 200 Dominican Drive, Madison, MS 39110
  • Cost: FREE!
  • RSVP: 601-987-0020 or info@alzms.org

Download the following flyer for more information on the upcoming “Nourish Your Noggin” Sessions:

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Nourish Your Noggin Free Educational Workshop – Emotional & Spiritual Wellness – August 16

Free Educational Workshop – Emotional & Spiritual Wellness

Learn the importance of enjoying moments in life and ways to reduce our stress levels.

  • Date: August 16, 2018
  • Time: 10:00a.m.-10:45a.m.
  • Place: St. Catherine’s Village Independent Activity Center, 200 Dominican Drive, Madison, MS 39110
  • Cost: FREE!
  • RSVP: 601-987-0020 or info@alzms.org

Download the following flyer for more information on the upcoming “Nourish Your Noggin” Sessions:

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Yoga at St. Catherine’s Village

Do you know that yoga has numerous benefits for your body and mind at ANY age? Have you ever done yoga? Would you like to give it a try? Now is your chance!

Lee Parrott, Certified Yoga Instructor will be back at St. Catherine’s Village to teach yoga in the activity room starting in August.

Our yoga class is in the chair and exercises can be modified to your interest and ability. You do not have to get on the floor for this class unless you want to. Experience a 45-minute class of stretching, strengthening, working on balance and flexibility. You will leave the class feeling regenerated and relaxed.

FIRST CLASS FOR FREE. CONTACT THE ACTIVITY OFFICE FOR MORE DETAILS.
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 @ 8:30am
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 @ 8:30am
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 @ 8:30am
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 @ 8:30am

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Nourish Your Noggin Free Educational Workshop – Exercise – July 19

Free Educational Workshop – Exercise

Learn how developing good physical health can help your overall lifestyle…including benefits of exercise.

  • Date: July 19, 2018
  • Time: 10:00a.m.-10:45a.m.
  • Place: St. Catherine’s Village Independent Activity Center, 200 Dominican Drive, Madison, MS 39110
  • Cost: FREE!
  • RSVP: 601-987-0020 or info@alzms.org

Download the following flyer for more information on the upcoming “Nourish Your Noggin” Sessions:

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Marshall Ramsey – Monday, July 30 2pm

Special Guest Speaker Event!
Marshall Ramsey
Monday July 30th at 2:00 in the Activities Room

Marshall Ramsey is a two-time Pulitzer Finalist. His editorial cartoons are nationally syndicated by Creators Syndicate and have appeared in The New York Times, USA Today and The Clarion Ledger. He is the author of several successful books including three cartoon collections, two short story collections (Fried Chicken and Wine, Chainsaws and Casseroles) and the delightful children’s book Banjo’s Dream. He’s also the host of a weekly statewide radio program, Now Your Talking with Marshall Ramsey and the television program Conversations on Mississippi Public Broadcasting.

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Free Healthy Brain workshop

Nourish Your Noggin Free Educational Workshop

Free Educational Workshop Promoting Brain Health

Join us for an educational series promoting the importance of understanding how to keep our Brains Healthy As We Age. St. Catherine’s and Alzheimer’s Mississippi are partnering to offer various speakers presenting thought provoking information on changing the way we think about brain health. The latest research and information on brain health is covered along with practical strategies for keeping our brains healthy as we age. As the series progresses we will learn what is normal age-related memory loss, warning signs for dementia, diagnosing some-one with dementia and coping strategies for caregivers.

  • Days: 3rd Thursday of every month May-October 2018
  • Time: 10:00a.m.-10:45a.m.
  • Place: St. Catherine’s Village Independent Activity Center, 200 Dominican Drive, Madison, MS 39110
  • Cost: FREE!
  • RSVP: 601-987-0020 or info@alzms.org

Download the following flyer for more information:

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