- Define aspects of Physical Therapy Function
- Demonstrate types of therapeutic exercise intervention
- Explain the use of disablement models and classifications in physical therapy
- Describe clinical decision making, evidence based practice and patient management model
- Explain concepts of motor learning as it relates to foundation of exercise and task specific instruction
- Understand how to use: Determine readiness to change model
- Developing and Implementing a program
- Describe the neurophysiological and mechanical properties of contractile tissue
- Describe the determinant, types and effects of stretching interventions
- Demonstrate upper and lower extremity manual stretching techniques
BOC: 4.75 Continuing Education Units
NATA PDC Level of Difficulty: Advanced
Program Faculty: Course content includes chapters one, two, three, four and five of the book “Therapeutic Exercise Foundations and Techniques” 5th Edition, by Carolyn Kisner & Lynn Colby. Assessment created by Rachel Livingstone MA, AT, and Susan Callagy MA, AT, PTA, CSCS.
The passing score for this course is 80%. The course is self-paced, home study format. All materials are available ONLINE immediately after purchase and is available for 6 months.
Cancellation/refund available up to 30 days after purchase. For further information visit our How Courses Work page.
This course is intended for Certified Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapists, Strength & Conditioning Specialists, etc.
Sport Medics is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education to Certified Athletic Trainers.