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  • Pediatric Dystonia Clinic

    The Dystonia Clinic at MassGeneral Hospital for Children offers comprehensive evaluation and therapies for children and adults with all forms of dystonia as well as other movement disorders.

    To schedule an appointment, please call: 617-643-6997

  • Psychology Assessment Center

    The pediatric neuropsychology specialists at Massachusetts General Hospital’s Psychology Assessment Center provide neuropsychological assessments to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of neurological, medical, genetic and developmental disorders.

    For more information, please call: 617-643-3997

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  • Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy

    This therapy approach is designed to help the individual develop skills and learn compensatory strategies to improve how he/she functions at home, school, and/or at work. This type of therapy addresses difficulties with attention, learning new information, memory, time management, planning, organization, and problem-solving. Tailored to meet the individual needs of the patient with cognitive and executive function deficits, our approach emphasizes the development of metacognitive and self-awareness skills.

News

  • Parkinson’s singing group offers upbeat therapy - 12/21/2009, Mass General

    A harmonious collaboration between Massachusetts General Hospital and the Jewish Family and Children’s Service offers a bridge between therapy and the enjoyment of music. It is a new approach to helping Parkinson’s patients.

Patient Education

  • Take Charge (Parkinson's)

    An action plan for managing your Parkinson's (PDF)

  • Yoga & Lecture Series for Parkinson's

    Join us for a monthly one hour, instructor-led yoga class specifically designed for persons with Parkinson’s disease. Yoga class is followed by a lecture by a Parkinson’s specialist.

  • Parkinson's Disease and the Family

    The "Parkinson's Disease and the Family" book is a guide for people with Parkinson's disease, and their friends and family. It provides medical and practical information in an approachable, easy-to-read manner.

  • Dystonia Resources

    Movement disorder and dystonia related organizations for patients & families, including deep brain stimulation, belpharospasm, Spasmodic Dysphonia and Torticollis, Dopa-Responsive Dystonia, Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia and Parkinson's disease.

Video

  • Video about Parkinson's and LBD research

    Parkinson's Symposium at MIND- 2008

    Momentum in our Pursuit of Cures - Research advances in Parkinson's, Lewy Body dementia, and Parkinson's-Plus disorders. Anne B. Young, MD, PhD, Director, MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease (MIND), formerly Chief of Neurology Service.

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    Neurology Bicentennial Celebration, 2011 Part I

    Neurology Bicentennial Celebration, October 13, 2011. Past History of MGH Neurology; Overview of MGH Neurology; Telestroke and Acute Stroke Service; Neurodegenerative Disorders; Pediatric Neurology.

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    Neurology Bicentennial Celebration, 2011 Part II

    Neurology Bicentennial Celebration, October 13, 2011. Clinical and research presentations on ALS, Stroke, Alzheimer’s Disease, and Parkinson’s Disease