Date(s) - 03/07/2018 - 04/25/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Phone: 704.523.4949
Description: A Matter of Balance is a structured group intervention that utilizes 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, videotapes, sharing practical solutions and exercise training. Each of the eight sessions is two hours in length, including a break for light refreshments. Early sessions focus on changing attitudes and self-efficacy before attempting changes in actual behavior. The exercise component, which begins in the third session, takes about 30 minutes of the session to complete.
Dates: 8 Sessions (1 x week) – Wednesdays – March 7, 14, 21, 28, April 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Contact: Ana Herrera Turpin 704.523.4949 (Ext 14)