Allison Smith

About Allison Smith

Allison Smith was diagnosed with Young Onset Parkinson’s disease in 2010 at the age of 32. As a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, she helps those challenged by chronic illness.

By Allison Smith - June 22, 2017
Dear Ms. Parkinson’s, You first came into my life on March 17th, 2010. The day that I heard my neurologist say, “You have Parkinson’s disease” was a day that I will always... READ MORE

By Allison Smith - June 12, 2017
I marvel at the amount of leeway one Parkie will give another. Whereas, a Parkie will easily tolerate another Parkie who is movin’ and groovin’ in place, with no music playing, that... READ MORE