Classes

OhioHealth offers classes, programs and events at the following locations:

OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital  
OhioHealth Grant Medical Center
OhioHealth Doctors Hospital
OhioHealth Grady Memorial Hospital
OhioHealth Dublin Methodist Hospital
OhioHealth Hardin Memorial Hospital
OhioHealth Marion General Hospital
OhioHealth Westerville Medical Campus 
OhioHealth O'Bleness Hospital
OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital
OhioHealth Shelby Hospital 
OhioHealth Bing Cancer Center
OhioHealth McConnell Heart Health Center
OhioHealth Grant Health and Fitness Center
OhioHealth Ontario Health and Fitness Center

Insurance reimbursement is available for OhioHealth associates enrolled in an OhioHealth benefits plan.
Look for this sign  to identify those programs.

 

Art Therapy - Brain and Stroke Rehabilitation Art therapy is a powerful means to provide healing qualities for the mind and body. This group, lead by an Art Therapist, enhances rehab goals by encouraging creativity. Artistic skills are not needed to participate. Join us at the Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center in the Neuroscience Center. Parking vouchers provided.
Instructor: Jennifer McHale, Registered Art Therapist
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Register by phone: (614) 788.6115
Date-single
Jun 8        W      11 a.m. - 12 p.m.     FREE
Jul 13       W      11 a.m. - 12 p.m.     FREE
Aug 10      W      11 a.m. - 12 p.m.     FREE
Sep 14      W      11 a.m. - 12 p.m.     FREE

Communication Group For adults with neurological disorders that impact their ability to communicate. Focusing on higher level clients with aphasia, apraxia, dysarthria, and other deficits. Facilitated by an OhioHealth licensed speech therapist. Join us at the Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center in the Neuroscience Center. Parking vouchers provided.
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Call for more information: (614) 566.1137
Date-single
Ongoing     Th     12 - 1 p.m.       FREE

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Delay the Disease: Parkinson's Exercise Program - MansfieldThis exercise program helps people with Parkinson's Disease maintain a quality of life and take control of the disease.
Location: Ontario Fitness Center
1750 West 4th Street, Mansfield
Register by phone: (614) 526.8900
Date-single
ongoing      M,W     1 - 2 p.m.    
Members: $5/ class, $20/ 10 classes
Members: $7/ class, $50/ 10 classes

Delay the Disease: Parkinson's - Advanced LevelThis weekly Advanced Level class is designed for people with Parkinson's who walk without assistance, minimal balance problems.  Focus on balance, core, strength, moderate heart rate elevation. Pre-registration is required.
Location: John J. Gerlach Center for Senior Health
Register by phone: (614) 566.1189
Date-single
ongoing      W     11 a.m. - 12 p.m.    $5/ class

Delay the Disease: Parkinson's Advanced Level (Delaware)This 12-week program is designed for people with Parkinson's disease. OhioHealth Grady Memorial Hospital rehab department offers a new program that empowers the participant to take control over the disease. It offers hope, functional mobility, restores independence and fights depression. Pre- and Post outcome measures assessed.
Instructor: Grady Rehab Staff - Delay the Disease certified 
Location: Grady Memorial Hospital
Register by phone: (740) 615.2660
Date-series
Jul 14 - Sep 29     Th      1 - 2 p.m.            $85/ 12 sessions

Delay the Disease: Parkinson's - Basic LevelThis bi-weekly Basic level 12-week program is designed for people with Parkinson's who are able to walk but may need a cane or walker for assistance. This program empowers the participant to take control over the disease. It offers hope, functional mobility, and restores independence. Pre-registration is required.
Location: John J. Gerlach Center for Senior Health
Register by phone: (614) 566.1189
Date-series
Jul 6 - Sep 28    M,W  1 - 2 p.m.   $50/Series /10 sessions

Delay the Disease: Parkinson's - Mixed LevelThis weekly Mixed Level class is designed for people with Parkinson's who walk with or without assistance, mild balance problems but minimal falls, may need some assistance getting to and from the floor. Focus on balance, core, walking, mild heart rate elevation. Pre-registration is required.
Location: John J. Gerlach Center for Senior Health
Register by phone: (614) 566.1189
Date-series
Jul 1 - Sep 30    F    12 - 1 p.m.    $50/Series /10 sessions

Delay the Disease: Parkinson's - Mixed Level (Delaware)This 12-week program is designed for people with Parkinson's disease. OhioHealth Grady Memorial Hospital rehab department a new program that empowers the participant to take control over the disease. It offers hope, functional mobility, restores independence and fights depression. Pre- and post-outcome measures assessed.
Location: Grady Memorial Hospital
Register by phone: (740) 615.2660
Date-series
Jul 13 - Sep 28      W     1 - 2 p.m.             $85/ 12 sessions

Delay the Disease: Parkinson's - Chair LevelThis weekly Chair Level class is designed for people with Parkinson's who struggle to walk unassisted and demonstrate balance difficulties. This class is performed mostly in a seated position. Pre-registration is required; call (614) 566.1189 to register or if you have questions.
Location: John J. Gerlach Center for Senior Health
Register by phone: (614) 566.1189
Date-series
Jul 7 - Sep 29     Tu,Th   11 a.m. - 12 p.m.   $50/Series /10 sessions

Delay the Disease: Parkinson's Fitness (McConnell) This 12-week program offers group fitness and Parkinson's-specific wellness education for people living with Parkinson's disease. This bi-weekly class empowers the participant to take control - offers hope, functional mobility, restores independence and fights depression. Pre- and Post outcome measures assessed.
Instructor: Delay the Disease trained instructors
Location: McConnell Heart Health Center
Register by phone: (614) 566.1189
Date-series
May 24 - Aug 11     Tu   12:30 - 2 p.m.    $120/ 24 sessions
                                 Th   12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

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Diabetes EducationOffered weekly for patients and their families to learn about diabetes self-management, nutrition, exercise, medication and blood sugar monitoring. Certified program with a multidisciplinary approach. Includes individual instruction by certified RN and dietitian. Physician referral required.
Location: McConnell Heart Health Center
Call for more information: (614) 566.3830
Fee: Insurance may apply

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Diabetes Support Group Support for adults with Type 1 and 2 diabetes and their family members through discussions and speakers. The group meets six times per year on the third Monday of every other month from 7 to 8 p.m. Meetings are in January, March, May, July, September, November. July meeting is a healthy potluck starting at 6:15 pm.
Location: McConnell Heart Health Center
Call for more information: (614) 566.3830

Jul 18         M       6:15 - 8 p.m.         FREE
Sep 19        M       7 - 8 p.m.             FREE

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Diabetes Support Group - Galloway Living with diabetes can seem overwhelming at times. Join others with diabetes who are coping with the same challenges as you face. These fun, informal sessions include educational topics and guest speakers.
Location: Prairie Township Community Center
5955 W Broad St. Galloway, OH 43119
Call for more information: (614) 544.2228 


Jul 12         Tu       6 - 7 p.m.           FREE
Aug 9         Tu       6 - 7 p.m.           FREE
Sep 13       Tu       6 - 7 p.m.           FREE

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Diabetes Support Group - MansfieldThese meetings will allow you to get support and give support to others with diabetes through discussion and diabetes specific educational experiences. Location: meets in the community education room of the new medical office building.
Location: Mansfield Hospital
Call for more information: (419) 520.2550

Aug 23       Tu       6:45 - 7:45 p.m.         FREE
Nov 22       Tu       6:45 - 7:45 p.m.         FREE

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Epilepsy Adult Support Group A gathering of adults with Epilepsy, their caregivers and families. Share tips, mutual concerns, common issues, challenges and successes. Join us at the Dempsey Education and Resource Center in the Neuroscience Center. Parking vouchers provided.
Instructor: Karen Brown LSW
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Call for more information: (614) 788.6115

Jul 6          W       6 - 8 p.m.         FREE
Aug 3       W       6 - 8 p.m.         FREE
Sep 7         W       6 - 8 p.m.         FREE

Epilepsy Young Adult Support Group A gathering of adults age 18-30 with Epilepsy. Share tips, mutual concerns, common issues, challenges and successes. Join us at the Dempsey Education and Resource Center in the Neuroscience Center. Parking vouchers provided.
Instructor: Karen Brown LSW and Diane Manche LISW-S
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Call for more information: (614) 788.6115

Jun 8         W       6 - 8 p.m.         FREE
Jul 13        W       6 - 8 p.m.         FREE
Aug 10       W       6 - 8 p.m.         FREE
Sep 14       W       6 - 8 p.m.         FREE

 

Epilesy Parent/TASSELS Support Groups A gathering for parents/guardians of children with Epilepsy to share tips, mutual concerns and challenges. Children age 10-17 meet to connect with those their age. Bringing a friend/sibling is welcome. Held in the Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center in the Neuroscience Center. Parking vouchers provided.
Instructor: Karen Brown LSW
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Call for more information: (614) 788.6115

Jun 28        Tu       6:30 - 8 p.m.         FREE
Jul 26         Tu       6:30 - 8 p.m.         FREE
Aug 30        Tu       6:30 - 8 p.m.         FREE
Sep 27        Tu       6:30 - 8 p.m.         FREE

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Gestational Diabetes EducationPatients and their families can arrange two, one-hour appointments with a certified diabetes educator nurse and dietitian for self-management of gestational diabetes. Requires referral from your physician and is covered by most insurance companies.
Location: McConnell Heart Health Center
Register by phone: (614) 566.3830
Fee:  Insurance may apply

Living Well With DiabetesOne day class for people with diabetes and their families. Program covers basic nutrition, glucose monitoring, hyperglycemia, hypoglycemia, meal planning and medications. Bring a snack. Lunch not provided.
Instructor: Denise Anderson, RN; Kara Polo, Dietitian
Location: Grady Memorial Hospital
Register online
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH

Aug 10        W        12 - 4 p.m.          FREE

Multiple Sclerosis Patient Education Series Living well with MS means using resources available to you --seeking care from professionals, utilizing community resources, and actively vs. passively participating in your own care. Join these experts in the Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center in Neuroscience Center. Light refreshments and parking vouchers provided.
Instructor: Dr. Aaron Boster and Dr. Jacqueline Nicholas
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Register by phone: (614) 788.6115

Jun 23        Th       6 - 7 p.m.         FREE
Jul 28         Th       6 - 7 p.m.         FREE
Aug 18        Th       6 - 7 p.m.         FREE
Sep 22        Th       6 - 7 p.m.         FREE

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group - 20s-30s Monthly group for those in their 20s-30s dealing with the challenges of relationships, friendships, and employment while living with MS. Join us at the Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center in the Neuroscience Center. Parking vouchers will be provided.
Instructor: Sarah Grim, LISW-S, MSCS
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Register by phone: (614) 788.6119

Jun 6        M       5:30 - 7:30 p.m.         FREE

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group - Newly Diagnosed Information session for those newly diagnosed with MS Will provide educational materials as well as Q&A with a physician. Join us at the Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center in the Neuroscience Center. Parking vouchers will be provided.
Instructor: Sarah Grim, LISW-S, MSCS
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Register by phone: (614) 788.6119

Jun 27        M       6 - 7:30 p.m.         FREE

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group - Patient Group Gathering for those living with MS. General peer support. Join us at the Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center in the Neuroscience Center. Parking vouchers will be provided.
Instructor: Sarah Grim, LISW-S, MSCS
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Register by phone: (614) 788.6119

Jun 20        M       5:30 - 7:30 p.m.         FREE

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group - Patients & Partners Monthly group for those living with MS and their partner. Will focus on self-care, community resources and peer support. Join us at the Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center in the Neuroscience Center. Parking vouchers will be provided.
Instructor: Sarah Grim, LISW-S, MSCS
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Register by phone: (614) 788.6115

Jun 13        M       5:30 - 7:30 p.m.         FREE

New Life Pathways Support group for stroke survivors and their caregivers. To provide opportunities to socialize, discover resources, and receive encouragement and support while adapting to life changes after a stroke.Location: meets in the patient education suite.
Location: OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital
Call for more information: (419) 520.2782

Jun 14        Tu       1 - 2 p.m.         FREE
Jul 12         Tu       1 - 2 p.m.         FREE
Aug 9         Tu       1 - 2 p.m.         FREE
Sep 13        Tu       1 - 2 p.m.         FREE

Parkinson's Disease: The Basics Dr. Hinkle will cover a variety of topics related to the diagnosis and management of Parkinson's Disease: a clinical overview, the role of genetics, and histopathology (what we see under the microscope). Join us at the Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center in the Neuroscience Center. Light refreshments and parking vouchers provided.
Instructor: Dr. David Hinkle
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Register by phone: (614) 788.6115

Aug 25       Th       6 - 7:30 p.m.         FREE

Pre-Op Spine Class Class is for any patient and their family that is scheduled for a spine surgery at Riverside Methodist Hospital. A nurse covers: prep for surgery, admission to the spine center, pain management incision care, therapy and discharge planning. Held at the Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center. Parking vouchers provided. 1-2 p.m. or 6-7 p.m.
Instructor: Pam Arras RN and Kristi Marshall RN
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Register by phone: (614) 788.6115

Ongoing       W       1-2 or 6-7 p.m.         FREE

Pulmonary Support Group Anyone with lung disease is invited to attend this free monthly support group. A different topic is discussed each month. Location: meets in the small meeting room. 1750 West 4th Street, Mansfield, 44906.
Instructor: Kathy Johnson, RRT
Location: Ontario Fitness Center
Call for more information: (419) 520.8455

Jun 15        W       2 - 3 p.m.         FREE
Jul 20         W       2 - 3 p.m.         FREE
Aug 17        W       2 - 3 p.m.         FREE
Sep 21        W       2 - 3 p.m.         FREE

Stroke Survivor Support Group (SWAT) Support group for adults and their caregivers. Connect with others - learn about community resources. Join us at the Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center in the Neuroscience Center. Light snacks and parking vouchers provided.
Instructor: Sally Oiler, LSW
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Call for more information: (614) 566.1124

Jun 7       Tu       6:30 - 8 p.m.         FREE
Jul 5        Tu       6:30 - 8 p.m.         FREE
Aug 2       Tu       6:30 - 8 p.m.         FREE
Sep 6       Tu       6:30 - 8 p.m.         FREE

Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group This community-based support group is for TBI survivors and their loved ones. The group is designed to improve the outlook, knowledge, and awareness. Professionals will present and provide time for Q&A. Refreshments and parking vouchers provided. Held at the Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center in the Neuroscience Center.
Instructor: OhioHealth Rehabilitation Hospital Therapists
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Call for more information: (614) 788.6115

Jun 9        Th       6 - 7:30 p.m.         FREE
Jul 14       Th       6 - 7:30 p.m.         FREE
Aug 11      Th       6 - 7:30 p.m.         FREE
Sep 8       Th       6 - 7:30 p.m.         FREE

Wellness Series: Current & New Treatments for COPD We're fully invested in the health of our community and it starts with education on how to lead a healthier lifestyle. Join Dr. Ryan Kamp to learn about current and new treatments for COPD. Location: 4th Floor, Medical Office Building.
Instructor: Ryan Kamp, MD
Location: OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital
Register by phone: (567) 241.7200

Sep 8       Th       7 - 8 p.m.         FREE