Living life with Parkinson's

An exercise program for parkinson's patients supervised by an accredited Kinesiologist

Live a better life with Parkinson's Disease

Exercise and education to help you maintain your best health

Remain strong and learn to live well despite the challenging consequences of Parkinson's Disease

Help you carry out daily tasks and improve your quality of life

Program Outcomes

This program is designed to help you adapt to, and manage well with Parkinson's Disease

1

Understand the positive impact physical activity can have on your disease progression

2

Find the strength and confidence to continue carrying out your daily tasks

3

Continue on a positive path and boost your mental well-being

Program Content

An individualized exercise program tailored to your needs. Supported by research on all stages of Parkinson's Disease.

Stages Of Parkinson's Disease

What Is Parkinson's Disease

Why Exercise Is Important

Topics Covered Over 12 Weeks

  Our Kinesiologists are all accredited by

Our education partners

"I am totally enjoying the time with Stephanie. I must say it is motivating me to continue even on the days she is not here.”

– Pauline, 74

"I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s over 10 years ago and as my disease progresses I struggle more and more with mobility. Since working with the Willkin team I now have the tools and knowledge for how to better manage my condition. They have helped me work on keeping up my strength, through exercise. "

– Patrick, 68

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FAQ

What is the Parkinson's Program?

An individualized exercise program tailored to your needs and designed to help you adapt to, and manage well with, Parkinson's disease. Supported by research on all stages of the disease. For more information regarding how this program can help you, visit our detailed program page. More Information

How much does it cost?

Please contact info@willkin.ca or call to discuss pricing. Contact us to discuss the options according to your budget. Contact Us

How long is the program?

This program lasts 12 sessions. It is typically suggested to have 1 session per week, therefore lasting approximately 3 months. Note, there is a possibility to continue on after your 12 sessions are complete.

How do I find the Kinesiologist?

There is no effort required on your part to find a Kinesiologist. We will match you with an experienced and qualified Kinesiologist who is in your area.

Does my insurance cover this?

Every insurance plan will be slightly different. If you are unsure as to which paramedical services are covered by your plan consult this document to contact your insurance provider and determine the coverage. When contacting them, ask the following: “I am going to be working with a Kinesiologist/Exercise Physiologist to do a supervised exercise program, will I have any coverage for this?”

Where does the program take place?

Our programs are offered in your home, or workplace so that you do not have to worry about traveling to a gym or center. We are currently offering two different methods; in person with the Kinesiologist who travels to you, or remotely where the Kinesiologist will connect with you online via Zoom.

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