Help for Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson’s Mobility
Elizabeth Wetzig, BA
Elizabeth (Betsy) We t z i g , BA , CCPT, will host a night of information and exploration for people diagnosed with MS or Parkinson’s Disease from 7 to 8 p.m., August 22, at Twin Ponds Health Integrative Center. Wetzig helps clients improve strength, balance, mobility, range of motion, energy, posture and walking gait. Wetzig is a movement researcher, choreographer, educator, dancer, and author. She is also the founding director of Coordination Pattern Training, and Full Potential Learning.
Participants will enjoy power-assisted exercises and a rehabilitation demonstration that allows exercise at any ability with multiple speeds. The Multimaster provides a full-body workout in just 15 to 30 minutes. It allows clients to exercise muscles in a semi-passive state, known as continuous passive motion, which works through repetitive isokinetic exercises to isolate muscle groups.
The Multimaster is wheelchairfriendly, allowing it to be used by those dealing with such challenging conditions as, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease and other related diseases.
Admission is free. Location: 628 Twin Ponds Rd., Breinigsville, PA. To preregister, call 610-398-9652.