© 2023 by Andrew Wright for Re+Active PT

re+active LA 11500 W. Olympic Blvd, STE 415, Los Angeles, CA 90064

re+active Torrance 3848 W. Carson Street, Torrance, CA 90503

Online Resources

Neurologic physical therapists in Southern CA
Client Handouts

  Exercise is Your Medicine

  Fall prevention


General Webpage Resources

   apdaparkinson.org

   apta.org

   neuropt.org

   nationalmssociety.org/index.aspx

   fshsociety.org

   strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/

 

Neuroplasticity

 

Norman Doidge: The Brain's Way of Healing Itself

Neuroplastix.com

Michael Merzenich "Growing Evidence of Brain Plasticity" TED talk

Neuroplasticity and Healing Podcast 

 

PD resources

 

Dr. Becky Farley PT, PhD--Parkinson's Wellness Recovery

ww.pwr4life.org

Provided a community lecture on Exercise for Brain Change at our clinic, see the clips here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U4u3LnV5Nlc

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yjt3zN3NOhk

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cEEiW4YBh7E

 

 

Rock Steady Boxing: another intense exercise program for people with PD.  

http://www.rocksteadyboxing.org

 

 

Dancing through Parkinson's

http://www.invertigodance.org/parkinsons

 

 

 

Michael J Fox foundation webpage  about exercise and PD.  Great podcast with Dr. Giselle Petzinger

https://www.michaeljfox.org/understanding-parkinsons/living-with-pd/topic.php?exercise

 

 

News report of new research published regarding cycling as exercise for PD

 

http://www.foxnews.com/health/2012/04/24/bike-riding-helps-parkinsons-patients-ease-their-symptoms/

 

 

A nice (but scientific) review of the study and forced use by Dr. Jay Alberts

http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/751998