Information Series for those with Multiple Sclerosis
The multiple sclerosis information series is aimed at individuals newly diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) and their families however, anyone wanting to learn more is encouraged to attend this free, educational series open to the community.
During the series you will have an opportunity to:
- Understand how the disease can affect individuals and families at home and at work
- Learn strategies for managing the disease from symptoms, to nutrition, exercise and long-term planning
- Have an opportunity to receive answers to questions that you and other attendees might share
- Realize that you’re not alone in living with this life-changing disease
Walk-ins welcome!!! Join us for one session or join us for all!
The session topics are as follows:
4/1/15: MS: What it is, what it isn't and what is next by Dr. Le Hua, Neurologist at Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health
4/8/15: MS Symptom Management by Joanne Petrelli, Nurse Practitioner at Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health
**Come and meet Joanne! Our newest MS care team member!
4/15/15: Adaptive Yoga Workshop by Cherie Hotchkiss, Certified Yoga Instructor; YourOwnGentleApproach.com. "Where to start, when you don't know where to start." Offering adaptive yoga for any level, helping body, mind and spirit
4/22/15: MS Research by Dawn Diorio, Research Nurse Coordinator at Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health
4/29/15: Accessing Community Resources by Robert McVey, Licensed Social Worker at Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health
This series is offered free thanks to a grant from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation.