– Approaching a Chair, Seat, or Couch to Sit Down

(videos coming soon)

Visual contrast and depth perception issues may create challenges in approaching a chair and sitting down safely.

It is quite common to see a person with PD walking very well, but when they a few steps away from the chair, they slow down. Depth perception issues can make them unsure of exactly how far the chair is from them.

The best intervention strategies we have found are: mindful movement and the use of targets