Driving Rehabilitation session scheduled Thursday, October 6, 10:30-11:30am, Stanford

Julie Muccini, neuroclinical specialist, in the Stanford driving simulator

Julie Muccini, neuroclinical specialist, in the Stanford driving simulator

This driving rehabilitation session will discuss the topics of the aging driver and requirements by the California DMV in a driver has had a change in medical status (such as being diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease).  The session will be held at the Stanford Neuroscience Health Center.  The program is free but advance registration is required.

Other topics include:

* Suspended license and how to resinstate

* Expired license and how to reinstate

Resources will be available including those for individuals who may be interested in modified hand controls and ideas about wheelchair vans.

Presenting the program will be Julie Muccini, MS, OTR/L, neuroclinical specialist working at Stanford’s Neurologic Outpatient Rehabilitation Program.

The location of the program is:

Stanford Neuroscience Health Center
Wellness Room 1511
213 Quarry Road
Palo Alto, CA

To register, or for more information, please call the Stanford Neuroscience Supportive Care Program at 650.721.8500.

You may also download the program flyer.

Driving status is often a point of conflict for those living with Parkinson’s, their care partners, families and friends. You can learn much more about driving assessments, driving rehabilitation programs and resources available when driving is no longer an option by visiting our PD Driving Resources page.