Parkinson's Foundation Team Training requires that you attend all courses in their entirety. While learning takes place at different paces, this is a semester-long course. You should plan to spend a minimum of 2 hours per week doing coursework in order to adhere to deadlines.
Your attendance is required online for every live virtual session on March 28-31, 2023 in order to receive a Parkinson's Foundation Continuing Education Certificate.
Virtual Team Training 2023 Agenda Spring (TBA)
- Explain the complexity of motor and non-motor symptom management for individuals living with Parkinson's disease in early, middle and late-stage Parkinson's disease.
- Identify challenges with medication and medication side effect management in Parkinson's disease.
- List 6 non-pharmacologic management strategies for non-motor symptoms in Parkinson's disease.
- Discuss options to support a person with Parkinson's disease and their families in self-management.
- Describe the unique and complementary role of each discipline on your care team.
- Apply strategies for building inter-professional networks and community partnerships.
- Gain strategies and learn key behaviors to promote team wellness for both individual members and the team as a whole.
Frequently Asked Questions
When is payment due for this course?
There is no payment due at the time of your application, however payment is due within 48 hours upon receiving confirmation of your acceptance.* After you've received a letter of acceptance to attend via email, you must confirm your enrollment with payment on Parkinson's Foundation payment web page, a link which will be provided in your emailed acceptance letter. Payment must be made online via credit card.
*If extra time is needed for payment, please email Denise Beran (email@example.com) or call 305-537-9938 to make payment arrangements with you or your supervisor/accounting department. Payment must be completed prior to attendance.
Does my team have to apply at the same time in order to receive the team rate?
NO! Each person must apply individually whether you're with a team or not. There is a "yes/no" question on the application to indicate if you're attending with a team.
How do I pay for my team?
Payment can be made online for up to 5 team members at a time with one card using the payment link provided in the acceptance letter. If more than 5 team members, payment can be made in 2 transactions.
What if I answered that I'm attending as an individual and then our facility sends additional people to qualify for the team rate?
The Parkinson’s Foundation will refund the difference to any individual(s) who paid the higher price when other team members confirm their registration with payment. Please email Denise Beran or call 305-537-9938.
What if we pay the team rate for 3 or more and then 1 of our team must cancel?
The rate difference will be adjusted accordingly and additional payment will be requested.
Cancellations: Please notify us immediately!
Important Note: Team Training has limited seating within each profession and a waiting list is created when we reach capacity. If you must cancel, please kindly to let us know immediately so we have time to notify another professional on the waiting list.
What if I need to cancel before payment?
Once you receive an acceptance letter to attend, your seat will be held for 1 week. Payment must be made as noted upon acceptance unless other payment arrangements have been agreed with our staff. However, if you need to cancel, please notify us immediately so that someone else who is on a wait list may have time to prepare for this course.
What if I need to cancel after I've paid?
Cancellation for a paid registration will be refunded in until January 3rd. A $50 processing fee will be deducted from the amount paid. Please allow up to 30 days to process the cancellation. After January 3rd, 2023, cancellations will not be refunded and will be considered as a donation of support for the Parkinson’s Foundation. A donation tax receipt will be provided.
What if I have more questions?
Email Team Training at, firstname.lastname@example.org