Date(s) - 10/09/2017 - 11/27/2017
9:00 am - 11:00 am
A B Tech - Madison Campus
Addressing Concerns About Falls
Event Phone: 828-251-7438
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: Mondays, October 9th through November 27th, 2017
Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am