Research shows the benefits of exercise for people with movement disorders. Exercise can positively impact the mobility, strength, balance, walking speed and health-related quality of life of people with Parkinson disease.
Who We Are:
We are passionate about exercise to combat Parkinson disease. MDT Education Solutions was founded in 2014 by a leading researcher and two physical therapists to help as many people as possible access exercise as an important tool for managing disease progression. Click here to learn more about the founders.
What We Teach:
We offer accredited continuing education courses. Our training does not endorse a protocol or one specific type of exercise. Instead, we provide health and fitness professionals with the tools to adapt many different types of exercises to meet the specific needs of people with Parkinson disease. Click here to learn more about the courses we offer.
Who We Train:
MDT Education Solutions equips health and fitness professionals, care partners, caregivers and people with Parkinson disease with the knowledge and resources to form and participate in community-based exercise programs. Click here to find an MDT trained provider in your area.
Adapted Tango Teacher Training Fundamentals
in Albuquerque, New Mexico
with Dr. Madeleine Hackney
Saturday, August 18, 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday, August 19th, 12:30pm - 5:30pm
Early bird registration by June 25th: $350, full-time students $250
After June 25: $400, full-time students $300
For more information and to register, email Carrie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
TRAINING FOR HEALTH AND FITNESS PROFESSIONALS
Our training is based on research on how to improve mobility and quality of life for people with Parkinson disease in a community setting through a variety of activities. MDT Education Solutions is recognized by the American Council on Exercise (ACE) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. If you’re an exercise professional certified by ACE, you’ll earn continuing education credits.