Discover Extra Resources with One-on-One Social Services Counseling for Movement Disorders Patients and Families 

Social services empower patients and their caregivers so they can learn how to live and cope with movement disorders. A social worker provides one-on-one specialized services and pays careful attention to movement disorders patient and caregiver needs including:

  • Medication assistance is given to patients who need help obtaining medicine, including referrals to pharmaceutical companies with appropriate programs.
  • Resource referrals are accessed for patients and their caregivers. Referrals may include financial, respite, educational, spiritual, legal, emotional, social and medical resources.

Learn More about Social Services at the St. Joseph's/Candler Movement Disorders Program

For our social worker services for the Movement Disorders Program, please call the following: 

Maggie Gignilliat, LCSW, RN, CCM – Movement Disorders Outpatient Social Worker – 912-547-6551 or email: gignilliam@sjchs.org.
St. Joseph’s/Candler Physician Network - Neurology – 912-819-4949