CE for Therapy presently features multiple providers of Aquatic Physical Therapy Courses on the Provider Directory page. Link to Provider Directory Here are the brief descriptions and links:
The Aquatic Therapy & Rehab Institute Link to ATRI offers membership and certification, along with continuing education courses at conferences across the country. The conferences feature in-pool labs for hands-on experience , and ATRI offers you the education you need to become certified through the Aquatic Therapeutic Exercise Certification. ATRI now offers the online availability of various educational courses, and select courses were taped during actual seminars. The ATRI certification and courses on Aquastretch, Bad Ragaz and Watsu are described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
Aquatic Therapy University Link to ATU is a leading provider of live and online continuing education for licensed therapists world-wide. Our tiered evidence-based progression is unique in the industry as is our best-of-breed PT-only instructor corps. Students love us for our hands-on personal attention, and our live seminars are the only aquatics courses recognized by the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy. Complete any 5 of our 32 courses and earn your Aquaticist℠ aquatic therapy certification. The Aquaticist℠ program is listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
LyndaHuey.com Link offers Lynda Huey’s Aquatic Rehab Online Course. Lynda Huey, world-renowned aquatic rehab educator, brings aquatic rehab to life online in a twelve-lesson course that teaches her basic exercises and techniques. As a graduate of this course, you will enhance your teaching ability and always be able to appropriately challenge your students, clients, and patients so they do just the right techniques at the right effort level – never too much or too little. Approved for 1.6 CEUs from the California Physical Therapy Association (CPTA).
More Aquatic Physical Therapy Courses
Inertia Therapy Services Link to Inertia offers a wide variety of aquatic continuing education classes as well as staff and community in-services. Inertia will be co-sponsoring the Halliwick Aquatic Therapy/Water Specific Therapy International Certification Course Sept 12-16, 2018, in Houston, Texas.
The mission of Swim Angelfish Link is to provide children of all abilities and special needs the lifelong skill of being comfortable and safe in the water, as well as confident and independent in recreational activities. Swim Angelfish offers online therapy and swim instructor training courses in the Swim Angelfish Methodology. The tools provided in these courses are being used internationally to help professionals learn important skills to work effectively in the water with children who possess sensory and motor difficulties. The Swim Angelfish Methodology Certification program is listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
Relias Academy Link to Relias offers the online course Justifiable Aquatic Therapy – Precautions & Contraindications for PT, OT & Speech. This course will guide the learner through a comprehensive look at how individual facilities should determine which conditions should be precautions (left to the discretion of the therapist) and which should be actual contraindications. The learner will have a better understanding of how to make case-by-case judgments on patients with precautionary conditions.
Additional Aquatic Physical Therapy Courses
The Academy of Aquatic Physical Therapy is a section of the American Physical Therapy Association, The Section provides opportunities for networking among its members and fosters collaborative efforts in outcomes research on the effectiveness of aquatic interventions. It publishes The Journal of Aquatic Physical Therapy and the electronic Waterlines newsletter. The Academy offers a Certificate in Aquatic Physical Therapy Clinical Competency, which is an assessment-based certificate..The CAPTCC provides PTs and PTAs with a comprehensive study of the fundamental knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to provide safe evidence-based patient care using the aquatic environment. CAPTCC participants demonstrate clinical competency in aquatic physical therapy by completing both written and practical skills tests upon completion of the program.
CE For Therapy was launched June, 2017, and is scanning for new Aquatic Physical Therapy Courses continuously, so the directory on the website is always as up-to-date as possible. If you are aware of any additional Providers of Aquatic Physical Therapy Courses that you think should be included, please contact us.