Introduction: Why People Fall (Fall Prevention Series)

10/01/2015 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Marymount University-Fairfax Drive location, Room 404
4040 Fairfax Dr
Arlington, VA 22201


  • Carol PaquettePresident, Arlington Neighborhood Villages
  • Dr. Rita WongPT, Ed.D, FAPTA, Associate Dean, Graduate and Professional Studies Professor of Physical Therapy

FallPrevention_2E7C9C5F5657AMany falls can be prevented. By making some small changes, you can significantly lower your chances of falling and stay independent longer!

Our series of workshops will assess your level of risk for falling, teach you ways to prevent falls, and help you to develop a personal plan, including how to overcome barriers, to ensure your success. Attendance at these workshop sessions is free. However, as space is limited to 30 people for each, we request that you register in advance. We encourage you to attend all sessions to obtain the comprehensive picture. However, you may still register for individual sessions like this one.

You can register for this event by emailing ( or calling the office at 703-509-8057 – be sure to include the name of the event and number in your party.