SLEEP (OR NOT!)...You know what I mean! This is a HUGE problem with many complexities. Oppresive thoughts, thrashing arms, twitchy restless legs, falling and staying asleep (NOT!)? This video is for you! http://youtu.be/6zXWQPbR1qw begins chapter six...
Perhaps this series will give validation to those who have been told that PD is only a physical problem...
from NPF's handbook...learn the lowdown on emotional/cognitive changes, sleep disturbances and caregiver tips. In abbreviated form to bring you the most important features from this handbook, which may be downloaded from National Parkinson Foundation. Look for other chapters on youtube
Chapter 1 PD and mental health https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBSQlQB65ko
Chapter 2 Emotional changes in PD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jy-4N8oHXlM
Chapter 2 continued
Chapter 3 Cognitive Changes
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WqJmaChWv70 (15 minutes)
Chapter 4 Psychosis in Parkinson's
http://youtu.be/HS79li6kznM (13 minutes)
Chapter 4 continued
Chapter 5 Dementia with Lewy Bodieshttp://youtu.be/6gI2uYG7oKk