Events & Classes

Delay the Disease for Parkinson's

Every Thursday 12:00-1:00pm

St Matthews Episcopal Church Activity Building

An evidenced-based fitness program designed to optimize physical function and help delay the progression of symptoms associated with Parkinson’s disease.

Rock Steady Boxing Class

Every Tuesday 2:00-3:30pm and Saturday 11:30am-1:00pm

YMCA of Charleston

Parkinson’s causes a loss in elements similar to those that boxers condition to improve. Boxers train for optimal agility, speed, muscular endurance, balance, coordination, footwork and strength. Research shows that forced, intense exercise can improve many Parkinson’s symptoms.

Yoga Friday

Every other Friday 1:30pm

Advanced Physical Therapy Clinic

Our yoga program addresses your physical, emotional and spiritual states, focusing on establishing flexibility, postural alignment and stability, musculoskeletal control, sensory integration, emotional awareness, relaxation and stress management.

Fitness Program

By appointment only

Advanced Physical Therapy Clinic

The Fitness Program provides an opportunity for patients who are discharged from formal physical therapy and want to continue to improve their fitness level. The Fitness Exercise Program offers increased comfort and confidence with qualified supervision. Patients are referred to this program by their therapist at the end of their course of treatment and ready for discharge.