Month: November 2012

Conductive Education Course Parkinson’s UK Romsey Branch

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Course Dates: 27th September 2012-28th March 2013

The classes are held at the Jubilee Hall, Timsbury . http://www.remotegoat.co.uk/venue_view.php?uid=28234

 

For further information or if you would like to join the group please e-mail me at  judit.szathmary3@gmail.com or complete the following contact form: http://www.szathmarytc.com/contact.php

Conductive education is a specialised rehabilitation system, which was created and developed, by Dr András Pető a physician and pedagogue in the mid 1940′s in Budapest, Hungary.

 

By regular attendance conductive education can help with:

 Bradykinesia (slowness of movement)

 Dyskinesia (side effect of medication)

 Rigidity

 Tremor

 Freezing

 Lack of facial expressions

 Micrographia

 

The Pető System:

 Improves concentration

Improves strength and stamina.

Improves health and general well being.

Improves mobility, co-ordination, dexterity and fine manipulation.

Improves breathing, speech and communication skills.

Increases motivational levels.

Increases self-esteem and boosts confidence.

Provides natural pain relief for muscle spasms and joint pains.

Contributes to significantly reducing stiffness by maintaining and improving range of movements.

Increases independence.

Delays the need for hospitalisation/nursing care.

Provides training and guidance for family members and carers.

Provides a comprehensive support system for the whole family.

 

Photos are taken by Amanda Elliott and Judit Szathmáry  conductors during the conductive education programmes.

 

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