The ETMC Neurological Institute provides free support groups to
supply information and offer reassurance. Trained professionals are here
to help you manage your disease.
Early Onset Parkinson’s Group
Designed for those facing Parkinson's at
an early age, the early onset group meets at 6 p.m. the third Thursday
of alternating months.
Both of our support groups feature
informational speakers and provide an opportunity to meet and talk with
others facing some of the same challenges.
6 - 8 p.m.
March 20, May 15, July 17, Sept. 18, Nov. 20
This group is intended for active patients with PD. Friends and spouses may also attend.
For more information, dial 866-491-APDA(2732)
Deep Brain Stimulation Interest Group
12:30 - 2 p.m.
April 3, Oct. 8
This group is for DBS patients, patients interested in DBS and caregivers.
Essential Tremor Group
1 - 3 p.m.
March 11, June 10, Sept. 9, Dec. 9
This group is for ET patients and caregivers.
2 - 3:30 p.m.
April 24, July 24, Oct. 23
This group is for PD patients and caregivers.
BIG and LOUD
Location: ETMC Rehabilitation in the basement 1 - 2 p.m.
Third Wednesday of every month.
Must have completed LSVT LOUD or BIG to attend.
Contact Lynn Henry: 903-596-3249.
meetings are held in the ETMC Pavilion, 801 Clinic Dr. (behind ETMC
Tyler) unless otherwise noted. Parking is available next to the