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Burlington – A Matter of Balance

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Date(s) - 04/01/2019 - 05/20/2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Village of Brookwood


Event Phone:    336-570-8303

Description:    A Matter of Balance is a structured group workshop that uses a variety of activities to address physical, social and cognitive factors affecting fear of falling and to teach fall prevention strategies. The activities include group discussion, problem-solving, skill building, assertiveness training, video, sharing practical solutions and exercise training. Each of the eight sessions is two hours in length, including a break. Early sessions focus on changing attitudes and building confidence before attempting changes in actual behavior. The exercises, which begins in the third session, takes about 30 minutes of the session to complete.

Dates:    8 sessions – 1 x week – Mondays, April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, May 6, 13 and 20, 2019

Time:     10:00 am – 12:00 Noon

Contact:     Kristin Spence    336-570-8303

Last Day to Register Online:    March 27, 2019

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This event is fully booked.