Sara McMahon, recently recognized with Dance for PD® certification by the Mark Morris Dance Group and Brooklyn Parkinson Group, continues to lead classes with the Flynn. These classes, under Sara's leadership, have been recognized by this national organization as high-quality dance classes using a specific approach and methodology which results in inspiring, beneficial, and creative movement experiences for the Parkinson’s community. The Dance for PD name and logo represent quality, innovation, and excellence and are trademarks of Mark Morris Dance Group and Brooklyn Parkinson Group, used under license. Partners & caregivers of students are welcome to join as well.
Please Note: While this class is free, registration is required. Click the red 'FREE' button above to register.
Instructor Sara McMahon will be in touch with all new participants prior to their first class to ensure students are set up to participate safely from home.
Students in online classes are asked to follow the Flynn's Online Class Code of Conduct:
Zoom class guidelines and protocols for Movement for Parkinsons from instructor Sara McMahon:
Movement for Parkinsons is not a licensed medical care provider and represents that it has no expertise in diagnosing, examining, or treating medical conditions of any kind, or in determining the effect of any specific exercise on a medical condition. MfPD strongly recommends that you consult with your physician before beginning any exercise or dance program.
You should understand that when participating in any exercise or dance program, there is the possibility of physical injury. If you engage in these online dance classes, you agree that you do so at your own risk, are voluntarily participating in these activities, assume all risk of injury to yourself, and agree to release and discharge Movement for Parkinson’s and M sara McMahon from any and all claims or causes of action, known or unknown, arising out of MfPD negligence.
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*Weekly Movement for PD classes will be offered via ZOOM. I and our tech support people Fritz & Betsy will be online and available to assist with technical difficulties and invite participants into the class 20 minutes before class start time. Each session will include a 10 minute check-in, 50 minute movement experience, and 10 minute closing conversation.