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(**) denotes charter affiliate program - (T) one or more teachers in this location have completed a Dance for PD training workshop. - ( Certified) denotes teacher is certified by Dance for PD®

Austin (T)

Dance for Parkinson’s
Weekly in two locations
Drop-ins and carepartners welcome
No charge

Wednesdays 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Unity Church of the Hillsel
Unity Oakes room 201
9905 Anderson Mill Rd
Austin, TX 78750

Thursdays, 2:15-3:15 p.m.
WellMed Senior Community Center
Bldg A, Ste 100
706 W Ben White Blvd, Austin, TX 78704

Lead teacher: Nancy Bain

For more information visit Power for Parkinson’s. To see a video about the Austin program, please click here.

Dallas (**, Dance for PD® founding teacher)

Dance for Movement Disorders
Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:00-3:15 p.m.
Weekly
Drop-ins welcome
No charge

Sponsoring organizations: Movement Disorders Education and Resource Center at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas and the Dallas Area Parkinsonism Society (DAPS)
Teacher: Misty Owens (Dance for PD® founding teacher)
Dance styles/techniques/content covered in class: various styles including: modern, jazz, tap, ballet.

Finley Ewing Cardiovascular & Fitness Center (CVC), Studio III
5721 Phoenix Drive
Dallas, TX

For more information, please email Misty Owens at misty@danceforpd.org.

El Paso (T)

Dance for Parkinson’s
10:30 – 11:45 a.m.
Friday mornings ongoing
First class/FREE. Class fee $5.00. Carepartners FREE.
No pre-registration required

Lead teacher: Devon Wall

St. Alban’s Episcopal Church
1810 Elm St.
El Paso, Texas 79930
Manhattan Heights Historic District/Central El Paso

For more information and to register, please contact Devon Wall by email at DCallenWall@aol.com or call
915-345-1438.

Fort Worth (T)

Dance for Parkinson’s
Thursdays
1:30 – 2:45 p.m.
Free of charge

Lead teacher: Dorothy Conway
Sponsoring organization: Texas Health

Senior Health and Wellness Center
1275 West Terrell
Fort Worth, TX 76104
Parking is available in the Klabzuba Parking Garage at 1300 Terrell St., Fort Worth, Texas.

To register, please call 1-877-THR-WELL (1-877-847-9355).

Houston–Downtown (**, T)

Dance for Parkinson’s
Mondays 12:45-2:00 p.m.
Weekly
Drop-ins welcome
No charge

Sponsoring organization: Houston Area Parkinson Society and Houston Ballet
Lead teacher: Krissy Richmond and Jennifer Sommers
Dance styles/techniques/content covered in class: Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Country Line Dance, Modern, Improv

The Wortham, Studio 3 (July classes)
510 Preston Street
Houston, TX 77002

Houston Ballet Academy (September-June)
1921 W Bell Street
Houston, TX 77019

For more information: call Kathleen Crist, LMSW at (713) 626-7114 or visit http://hapsonline.org/index.php/extensions/dance-class

San Angelo (T)

Dance for Parkinson’s
Tuesdays at 1:30 pm and Saturdays at 11:00

Lead instructors: Erin Lane and Susan Kinney
Sponsoring organization: Ballet San Angelo

Ballet San Angelo
82 Gillis St.
San Angelo, TX 76902

For more information call 325-653-8877 or email erin@balletsanangelo.org.

San Antonio (T)

Dance for Parkinson’s
Wednesdays: two classes starting February 21
Free of charge

Lead instructor: Lissa Bengtson

Tuesdays 11 a.m.—12:30 p.m.
Doris Griffin Senior One-Stop Center
6157 NW Loop 410, Ste. 120
San Antonio, TX 78238
(210)780-7444

Wednesdays 11 a.m.—12:30 p.m.
Alicia Treviño Lopez Senior One-Stop Center
8353 Culebra Road
San Antonio, TX 78251
(210)558-0178

For more information about the class, please call Lissa at 210-867-0692.