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ETMC Neurological Institute

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Support groups

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.

Parkinson’s Group

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.

All meetings are held in the ETMC Pavilion, 801 Clinic Dr. (behind ETMC Tyler) unless otherwise noted. Parking is available next to the building.