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Dec 23, 2019

A Matter of Balance: Community Based Interventions to Improve Fear of Falling w. Kathy Shirley

How can we effectively improve our patients' balance?  This is a BIG question that requires BIG solutions.  BIG solutions that go beyond just doing more balance training.

Join Dustin & Kathy Shirley as they discuss the community-based program - A Matter of Balance.

This is a great program that leverages motivational interviewing, reflection, & active problem solving to reduce people's fear of falling & ultimately improve their performance.

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