Webinars

CurePSP strives to reach as many people affected by PSP, CBD, MSA and related brain diseases.

Technology is helping the Foundation with this goal by combining seminars and the web to create a webinar.

The webinars sponsored by CurePSP are free and are an easy way to learn about the most current information on how to manage the symptoms of the disease(s) and results of current research efforts.

Upcoming Webinars:

None at this time.

Past Webinars:

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Please follow the colored links below to view or download the webinars.

Topic: Physical Therapy for PSP, CBD and MSA (for healthcare professionals)
Presenter: Maria Walde-Douglas, PT
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Topic: Feeding Tubes: Questions and Answers
Presenter: Laura Purcell Verdun, MA, CCC-SLP
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Topic: Occupational Therapy Treatment for PSP, CBD and MSA (for medical professionals)
Presenter: Rick VandenDolder, OTR/L
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Topic: MSA - Problems and Solutions
Presenter: Lawrence Golbe, MD
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Topic: Coping with Swallowing & Communication Challenges
Presenter: John Dean, MA, CCC-SLP
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Topic: Care for the Caregiver: Difficult Conversations
Presenter: Valerie Sanchez, LCSW, CT
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Topic: Dealing with Depression in PSP, CBD and MSA
Presenter: Shawn Smyth, MD
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Topic: Your PSP Management Plan
Presenter: Becky Dunlop, RN, BSN
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Topic: How to Pull Yourself Together when Things Are Falling Apart
Presenter: Amy Wood, PsyD
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Topic: How to Help a Grieving Friend
Presenter: Frederick Schneider, LCSW-C, MDiv, MA
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Topic: A Guide to PSP for Staff in Long Term Care and Community Settings (for medical professionals)
Presenter: Theresa Moore, RN, MScN
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Topic: The Nursing Home Transition
Presenter: Molly Meeks, LPC, NCC
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Topic: Resilience: Whatever Life Brings
Presenter: David Lee
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Topic: PSP: A Guide for Kids
Presenter: Shirali Nigam
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Topic: Incontinence in PSP and Related Disorders
Presenter: Camille Vaughan, MD, MS
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Topic: Social Security Administration's Compassionate Allowances Program
Presenter: Jamillah Jackson
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Topic: PSP: Back to Basics
Presenter: Amie L. Peterson, MD
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Topic: Understanding and Supporting Loved Ones with Aphasia
Presenter: Ellayne Ganzfried, MS, CCC-SLP
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Topic: Speech and Swallowing in PSP, CBD, MSA, and Related Disorders
Presenters: Kristin Larsen, MA, CCC-SLP (read speaker introduction)
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Topic: Parkinsonisms: How Advocacy Can Help
Presenters: Amy Comstock Rick, JD and Becca O'Connor, JD (read speaker introductions)
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Topic: Using Music to Improve Quality of Life for People with PSP
Presenter: Sandra Holten, MT-BC, NMT Fellow
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Topic: A Chaplain's Perspective on Coping with Grief and Loss
Presenter: David Wenker, MDiv
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Topic: Early Stages of Diagnosis: A Family Guide to PSP, CBD & MSA
Presenter: Trish Caruana, MSW
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Topic: Elder Care Law - The Basics of Creating a Plan that Works for You
Presenter: Kandace L. Scherr, Esq.
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Topic: Understanding Medicare Part D Benefits
Presenter: Maureen Kerrigan, Esq.
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Topic: Challenges in the Management of CBD
Presenter: Irene Litvan, MD (read speaker introductions)
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Topic: Caring for a PSP Patient - The Husband's Perspective
Presenter: Chris de Brauw
File Size/Format: 64MB / .WMV

Topic: Speech Pathology Questions & Answers
Presenter: Laura Purcell Verdun, MA, CCC/SLP
File Size/Format: 89MB / .WMV

Topic: Behavior/Cognitive Issues with PSP, CBD & FTD
Presenter: Brad Boeve, MD
File Size/Format: 91MB / .WMV

Topic: Balance & Eye Movement Training in PSP - Therapist Series
Presenter: Cris Zampieri, PhD, PT
File Size/Format: 67MB / .WMV

Topic: Swallowing and Speech in PSP and CBD
Presenter: Laura Purcell Verdun, MA, CCC/SLP
File Size/Format: 52MB / .WMV

Topic: Helpful Hints from Occupational Therapy for PSP and Related Diseases
Presenter: Christine Robertson, OT
File Size/Format: 107MB / .WMV

Topic: PSP Questions & Answers
Presenter: Jerome Lisk, MD and Nick Szumski, MD
File Size/Format: 118MB / .WMV

Topic: What's Current in Research
Presenter: Yvette Bordelon, MD
File Size/Format: 93MB / .WMV

Topic: Intervention for APDs - Movement Disorder Specialists Series
Presenter: Robert Hutchman, MD
File Size/Format: 133MB / .WMV

Topic: Fundamentals & Diagnosis of PSP, CBD, MSA and Related Brain Diseases - Movement Disorder Specialist Series
Presenter: Neal Hermanowicz, MD
File Size/Format: 115MB / .WMV

Topic: Ataxia, OPCA & MSA-C: Look-A-Likes of PSP, CBD & MSA-P
Presenter: Susan Perlman, MD
File Size/Format: 107MB / .WMV

Topic: Caregiving Affirmation
Presenter: Janet Edumunson
File Size/Format: 115MB / .WMV

Topic: Hospice Consideration for People with PSP, CBD, and MSA
Presenter: Joanne Nowak, MD
File Size/Format: 101MB / .WMV


DISCLAIMER:
The opinions expressed in these webinars are the opinions of the presenters and do not necessarily reflect CurePSP policy.