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Statesville – A Matter of Balance

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Date(s) - 09/27/2022 - 11/15/2022
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Iredell Senior Center



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:     Tuesdays, September 27 to November 15, 2022

Time:     10:00 am – 12:00 pm

For more information or to register, please contact:     Brianna Smoot   (704) 873-8568

Last date to register:   by end of day – Wednesday, September 7, 2022