Physical Therapy Seminars
CE For Therapy was launched June, 2017. We are scanning for new Physical Therapy Seminars and CE opportunities continuously, so the directory on the website is always as up-to-date as possible. If you are aware of any additional Providers of CE for Physical Therapy that you think should be included, please contact us.
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Since 2003, AAACEUs.com has been an online provider of high quality continuing education for credentialed healthcare professionals, particularly for Case Managers, Rehab Counselors, and Disability Managers. Certificates are available to print immediately after passing an exam and completing an evaluation. AAACEUS courses on Aging and Spinal Cord Injury, Cultural Competency and Opioid Abuse are listed and described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Active Release Techniques® methods utilize movement-based massage to effectively locate cause(s) of discomfort and identify range of motion issues, in many cases acting to resolve the discomfort and/or range of motion issue. Using palpation techniques and muscle tension and movement, ART Certified Providers have learned to identify areas impacting healthy biomechanics, and then utilize our proprietary treatment methods and protocols to release adhesion(s) and/or scar tissue. ART treatments frequently result in long term or permanent resolution of pain, and are particularly effective against neck, low back, and upper/lower extremity areas of pain. Link to ART
AdvancedCEU has several online Physical Therapy CE programs, and multiple educational DVDs for home study. "Recent Advances in Evidence Based Evaluation and Treatment of the Knee" course is currently FSBPT/ProCert approved. Link to Advanced CEU
Advances in Clinical Education courses are appropriate for all health care providers involved in the management of orthopedic pathology across the lifespan. Individuals working with prevention and maintenance of a healthy lifestyle will find the information being presented in each course invaluable. The ACE goal is to provide an overall learning experience to expand on new techniques and advancements in rehabilitation, sports medicine, and functional exercises that meets or exceeded all recommended continuing education guidelines. One, two, and four day Physical Therapy CE courses are designed to both standardize practices of functional movement for physical therapy, while integrating practical scientific methods of orthopedic and sports medicine. ACE Courses on Functional Movement Screen and Selective Functional Movement Assessment Certification are described on the Certifications/Techniques page Read More
AdvantageCEUs.com is a therapist owned online continuing education company specializing in physical therapy, occupational therapy and athletic training. Physical Therapy CE Courses are offered on Assistive Technology, Ortho, Sports, Peds, Geriatrics, Neuro, Stroke, Pharmacology, Differential Diagnosis, Muscle Energy, Foot/Lower Leg conditions and several more. Also offers approved Physical Therapy Ethics and Jurisprudence courses for multiple states. Courses are affordable and available 24/7 with unlimited test attempts and instant certificates. Advantage Courses on "Differential Diagnosis" and "Emergency Sports and Primary Care Assessment" are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Allied Health Education is a therapist owned continuing education company that provides relevant, hands-on seminars, online live and on-demand physical therapy CE webinars that you can complete in the comfort of your own home and at your convenience, Allied Health Education can provide you with the learning experience that best meets your physical therapy CE needs, and offers over 100 on-demand webinar courses covering multiple topics including Acute Care, Cardiopulmonary, Documentation, Geriatrics, Integrative Medicine, Ortho, Neuro Rehab and several others. Check out all of the on-line courses at Link To Allied Health Education Page
Offers Post Graduate Physical Therapy seminars and Continuing Education and EMG/NCV Residency Programs. Link to AACE
The American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) is the primary organization for clinicians practicing pain medicine in the U.S. Link to AAPM
More than 20,000 professionals worldwide are ACSM certified. Offers Health Fitness Certifications, Clinical Certifications, and Specialty Certifications. Link to ACSM
AFPA offers a wide range of professional certifications in the fields of fitness, personal training, sports performance, wellness & nutrition. Link to AFPA
Provides training using AIB protocols for properly evaluating and diagnosing balance disorders. Link to AIB
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine is a multidisciplinary medical association of more than 9000 physicians, sonographers, scientists, students, and other health care providers. Established more than 50 years ago, the AIUM is dedicated to advancing the safe and effective use of ultrasound in medicine through professional and public education, research, development of guidelines, and accreditation.Link to AIUM
Offers certification in Vestibular Rehabilitation. Link to AMI
Offers senior-specific fitness educational programs. Link to ASFA
The Alexander Technique is an educational method used worldwide for well over 100 years. By teaching how to change faulty postural habits, it enables improved mobility, posture, performance and alertness along with relief of chronic stiffness, tension and stress. Link to AmSAT
Main focus is Anatomy Trains Structural Integration (KMI). Offers short professional development courses and Structural Integration training worldwide for movement and manual therapists of all types. Also offers a unique opportunity to perform cadaver dissection projects. Link to AT
AEA provides various aquatic training programs for the beginner to the intermediate and advanced professional. Link to AEA
The Aquatic Therapy & Rehab Institute (ATRI) is the trusted elite continuing education provider for aquatic therapy professionals of all disciplines. ATRI offers membership and certification, along with continuing education courses at conferences around the country. Go to Link
to see the complete schedule. Our conferences feature in-pool labs for hands-on experience. ATRI offers you the education you need to become certified through the Aquatic Therapeutic Exercise Certification. ATRI also offers the online availability of various educational courses. The ATRI certification and courses on Aquastretch, Bad Ragaz and Watsu (just a few of the techniques taught through ATRI courses and Online Ed) are described on the Certifications/Techniques page Link to Cert Page
ATU is the 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
Training in Soft Tissue Therapy,
Offers around 50 online on-demand physical therapy continuing education courses.
Conducts close to 250 healthcare conferences a year on topics for physician practices, hospitals, ASCs, HHAs, hospices, rehab and skilled nursing facilities and pharma & biotech. Link to AE
The APPI method-presents the most current research relevant to Pilates and teaches a realistic framework of exercises to apply in the clinical setting. APPI has modified Traditional Pilates exercises into therapeutic exercises and renamed them Rehabilitation Pilates. APPI's Pilates training courses can be applied to retraining of alignment, correcting posture, improving range of motion, supporting the spine and for safe sport and strength training. Certification Courses are offered and are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
The Back School is a professional continuing education provider committed to the importance of applying ergonomics principles, safety and wellness best practices as a means to good health, injury prevention and increased productivity. Courses are offered live and online, and The Back School's comprehensive coverage of workplace injury prevention includes three levels of broad-based Ergonomics Assessment Certification and a certification in Advanced Office Ergonomics, and a certification in Employment Testing. The certification courses are further discussed on our Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
Offers Live Courses and Certifications in Visceral Manipulation, Visceral Vascular Manipulation, and Neural Manipulation. Link to BI
The Behavioral Medicine R&T Foundation offers web based, continuing education courses in most areas of behavioral medicine including behavioral interventions for incontinence, pelvic floor disorders, biofeedback,and neurofeedback, and courses can be used for certification through the Biofeedback Certification International Alliance. The Behavioral Medicine R&T Foundation is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists, and the BMR&T Foundation maintains responsibility for its programs and content. The Intro to General Biofeedback course is listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
Offers Post Graduate Physical Therapy CE Courses, Certification, Residency and Fellowship programs. Link to BenchMark
The mission of Biofeedback Training & Incontinence Solutions is to inspire and train healthcare professionals dedicated to improving their patients’ lives by giving patients independence and freedom from their debilitating pelvic floor dysfunctional conditions. Provides a relevant, quality program emphasizing clinical, theoretical, experiential, and research-supported aspects of the pelvic floor rehabilitation specialty. The course on Elimination Disorders and Pelvic Floor Disorders is listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Biologix Solutions is a nationally approved provider of online continuing education (CE) courses for Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and other professionals. All courses are authored by experience professionals / clinicians to provide the highest quality continuing education. All courses are 100% online independent self-study courses, allow you to work at your own pace and you can study when it is convenient. There is no limit to the number of times a participant may re-take the exam in order to obtain passing score. The Biologix courses on Spinal Stenosis and PatelloFemoral Syndrome are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
To view the full list of approved courses for PTs/PTAs visit the Biologix website. Link
Blomberg RMT is a primitive reflex integration program devised by Harald Blomberg, MD of Stockholm, Sweden. BRMT offers experiential 2 day courses for assessment and treatment of the root cause of pain and stress, as well as cognitive, motor, and mental health challenges. Using gentle isometrics and rhythmic exercises, this neurodevelopmental program is easy to implement, compliments all other therapies, and can be continued at home for further improvements in developing the vestibular, tactile, visual, and proprioceptive systems and key brain networks. Blomberg RMT is appropriate for all ages, and Onsite courses are available. Link to BRMT
The Bones for Life program uses the Feldenkrais tools of awareness and focused attention to bring beneficial, long-term change. Developed by Ruthy Alon, Ph.D. the program uses mindful exploration, rhythm, gentle pressure, and vibration to stimulate bone health and promote strength through organization and alignment.
Bonnie Prudden Myotherapy is a method of relaxing muscle spasm, improving circulation and alleviating pain, that was developed by Bonnie Prudden in 1976. The method emphasizes speedy, cost effective recovery and active patient participation for long-term relief . The success of this method depends on the use of specific corrective exercise for the freed muscles. Live introductory workshops are offered, along with multi-level certification programs, and the certification process is discussed on the Certifications/Techniques page
Offers continuing education and a certification program for both direct care staff and professionals working in brain injury services. Link to BIAA
The Brookbush Institute optimizes the delivery of human movement science education by integrating technology, student-centered learning, and evidence-based, practical education. Brookbush offers 600+ Articles, 500+ Videos & 100+ Online Courses, and multiple live events. Courses are approved in most states for Physical Therapists. The Brookbush Institute's - Human Movement Specialist (HMS) Certification, along with the live course on Corrective Exercise are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Offers Post Graduate Physical Therapy Seminars and CE Courses, Residency and Fellowship programs. Link to Brooks
Unique methodology of injury prevention, rehabilitation, conditioning & peak performance training based on balanced water and land exercises
Offers Post Graduate Orthopedic and Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency Programs. Link to Casa Colina
Complex Lymphatic Therapy Courses
Wellness Coach Certification for Healthcare Professionals. The Catalyst Coaching Institute Wellness Certification Program helps healthcare professionals take the next step in their career while improving their ability to help their patients. A CWC certification through Catalyst Coaching will equip you with new tools to integrate into your practice, and provide an additional avenue for building your patient list. The CWC certification is the ONLY wellness coach certification approved by the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapists (FSBPT) on a national level. CCI offers two convenient options to earn your wellness coach certification: 1. A FastTrack Certification and 2. A Distance Learning Certification. Both are described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Since the company launch in 2002, over 200,000 healthcare professionals have used CEUfast. The company offers Multiple Online On-Demand courses, and the courses on Patient Rights, Elder Abuse, and Medical Errors are currently FSBPT/ProCert approved. Also has courses on Cultural Competency and AIDS/HIV Evidence Based Practice. Elder Abuse and Medical Errors courses are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
The Chikly Health Institute (CHI) is an organization devoted to education, research and therapeutic excellence. The Chikly Health Institute offers The Lymph Drainage Therapy Techniques Certification Program which signifies advanced skill in the application of lymph drainage therapy. This certification involves extensive study, written exams and hands-on testing. Company is committed to passion in education and excellence in the content and quality of their classes. Has over 10 courses that are currently approved by FSBPT/ProCert.
Patricia Roholt has been a professional educator for almost 20 years on topics related to the care of hand injuries and the specialty of hand therapy. Patricia has written, produced, and teaches 4 live seminars on hand therapy: Introduction to Hand Therapy, Hands-On Tendon Trauma, Beyond The Basics, and Focus On Splinting/Orthotic Fabrication: Principles & Techniques. All classes are $499 and offer 15 Contact Hours. Also offers 2 online on-demand courses. Patricia is an AOTA approved provider. and all live classes are approved by the California APTA. The live course "Introduction to Hand Therapy" is listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Anne-Marie Vaillant-Newman, founder, offers several courses each year in order to provide PTs, OTs and MDs with detailed knowledge of lymphedema management techniques.
Offers online training courses in coding, compliance and practice management. Link to CL
Offers Education and Certification in Case Management. Link to CCMC
Complete Concussion Management Inc (CCMI) is a research-based concussion care network that provides education and training to multidisciplinary healthcare practitioners as well as comprehensive assessments, treatment and rehabilitation for athletes and concussion patients. CCMI offers a comprehensive, online concussion management training course, that provides licensed healthcare practitioners with an in-depth understanding of the current research and evidence-based practices of acute and chronic concussion assessment, diagnosis, management and treatment. Link to CCMI
ComplianceOnline is an industry focused portal, developed for the practitioners of quality and regulatory compliance. Offers Healthcare Regulatory Compliance Training - Live Webinars, Recordings & CDs. Learn from renowned experts about regulations affecting the healthcare industry and how to ensure compliance – Data security, Medicaid and Medicare updates, tele-medicine, PPACA, HIPAA and HITECH updates, business associates, OCR/HHS audit, etc. Link to CO
Established in 1979, Consultants for the Future has become a leader in quality continuing education for over 25 years. CFTF courses offer interesting, up-to-date information, detailed explanations in an understandable style, and learning that is immediately useful and applicable. CFTF service is friendly, personal and prompt, and by downloading the course material and entering your answers into the web site, you can have your credits as fast as you can take the course. CFTF currently offered courses includes The Patient In Pain, Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias, and Stroke,
The CoreWalking Program was born out of Jonathan FitzGordon‘s personal and professional experience with changing the body’s habitual movement patterns through self-awareness and repetition
Cranial Pro, LLC offers the Infant Cranial Deformities Course, which is approved for 1.00 CCU by FSBPT/ProCert. This course is ideal for PTs and PTAs as it is a combination of conservative, evidence based protocols for the prevention and management of plagiocephaly and craniosynostosis. In this 2 hour Ecourse participants will learn how to set parents up for success in helping their infant have a normal cranial shape through proper education and guidance. The Course Instructor is Gregory Long, CO, LO, who is a Florida licensed ABC certified orthotist with 15 years experience as a Cranial Remolding Specialist. Link to Course Sign Up
Offers courses in Myofascial Decompression, also known as cupping.
Cure Duchenne provides education and outreach programs for the Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy community to help establish and provide consistent standards of care for Duchenne patients.
Our 40+ years of clinical and research experience has brought our Neurologic Dry Needling concept to the clinical mainstream. It provides a dynamic and flexible treatment model that goes beyond solely treating local pain points to systemically targeting zones of peripheral neurogenic sensitivity. The IDN system addresses nervous system inflammation, irritation and inhibition — the three "I"s of neuromuscular dysfunction to maximize clinical benefit. Completing our 2 courses leads to certification.
Offers Orthopedic and Sports Residency programs, and a Spine Fellowship program. Link to Drayer
Dynamic Principles provides science-based, practical continuing education for healthcare and movement professionals that is rooted in a biopsychosocial framework. The live courses prepare Physical Therapists and Assistants to meet and exceed the expectations of international standards for clinical practice in the treatment of pain and movement. Upcoming courses include Pain Science, Movement, and Manual Therapy (PSMMT) – Upper Quarter Applications..
Offers online courses that provide knowledge and skills training specifically for the rehabilitation industry.Link to Edlantis
A leading independent provider of online continuing education for rehabilitation professionals, EDUCATA utilizes an interactive platform to deliver a unique online, evidence-based learning experience. The company offers a broad spectrum of online courses from acute care to outpatient care; from musculoskeletal to cardiopulmonary and oncology; from pediatrics to geriatrics and from differential diagnosis to preventative treatment programs. Courses are taught by top-ranked, internationally recognized educators and experienced clinicians and are accredited for continuing education. Educata's courses on Pharmacology, Golf, Tai Chi and The Temporomandibular Joint are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Celebrating 30 years of life-changing learning, Education Resources provides physical therapy continuing education courses that remind you why you became a therapist. And why you love what you do. Learn skills you’ll use right away, through hands-on learning, both live and online. At the heart of it all, it’s about improving outcomes – by improving patient care. We strive to be your Preferred Provider - your go-to source for all of your physical therapy continuing education needs, across the patient’s lifespan - neonatal through adult and geriatric care. Education Resources courses on NICU Therapy, Saebo UE Orthoses, and Contemporary NDT Treatment are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Educise Resources Inc. is a professional continuing education corporation dedicated to providing outstanding allied health education programs to empower clinicians to maximize functional outcomes and enhance the lifestyles of their clients. Educise courses emphasize practical applications of evidence-based examination and interventions in a format ranging from on-site traditional seminars to home study audio-video courses, tutorials and webinars. We have Educise courses on Cupping, Positional Release and Biosynchronistics listed on our Certifications/Techiques page. Read More
Pete Egoscue, an anatomical physiologist since 1978, is the creator of the Egoscue Method for safe, effective, and permanent relief from chronic pain without prescription painkillers or invasive surgery. His exercise therapy program is used for treating chronic musculoskeletal pain attributed to workplace and sports injuries, accidents, aging, and other conditions. Egoscue University offers Multiple Certifications, and we have the Postural Alignment Specialist, the Advanced Exercise Therapist, and the E-cise® Therapy Skills Certification programs listed on our Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
Entropy Physiotherapy has collected clever speakers from all of over the world, bringing them to locations in Chicago, and more recently to Bellevue, WA, and hosting small classes in a comfortable environment. Offers live courses on multiple topics including World of Hurt, Running Repairs, Dermoneuromodulation, and Pelvic Health for the Non-Pelvic Health Practitioner. There are discounts available for groups, multiple courses, and for PT/PTA students. Entropy also offers Virtual Attendance online options, and an online subscription mentorship group to expand knowledge of pelvic health, evidence based practice and all things Physical Therapy. The Dermoneuromodulation course is described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert page
This program teaches the direct, hands-on clinical method of neuromuscular movement reeducation developed by Thomas Hanna, PhD.
Evidence for Exercise® has been developed to improve access for evidence-based health professionals that are seeking high quality scientific analysis and presentation of highly effective exercise advice. Evidence for Exercise is distilled from ongoing comprehensive literature reviews of the best available cross-discipline scientific research. EFE offers evidence-based printable exercise prescriptions for patients of all musculoskeletal, health and fitness practitioners, and continuing education through self-directed CPD/CE online modules.
Using evidence-based research and resources, Evidence In Motion (EIM) offers residencies, certifications, a fellowship in manual physical therapy, an executive program in practice management and continuing education courses to the world's community of practicing rehab professionals. The EIM Concussion Management Course is described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link
Exercise ETC. offers fitness education, training and certification programs throughout the USA, as well as home study materials and webinars.
Exploring Hand Therapy (EHT) is dedicated to providing "Excellence In Education” for Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Certified Hand Therapists, and other Medical Professionals. The Company's specialty is helping therapists achieve the CHT goal, and the site assists its visitors in developing a better understanding of the exciting art of hand rehabilitation, and offers over 100 courses and products dedicated to the hand and upper extremity community. All courses have samples to view prior to purchase, so visitors to the site can learn a tip or two while viewing the previews. EHT's courses on Cumulative Trauma Disorders, Dupuytrens Disease, Orthotics and Epicondylitis are listed on the Certifications/Topics page. Read More
Fall Prevention Training Services is singularly focused on training clients in the Six-Step Balance SystemTM created by Dr. Betty Perkins-Carpenter.
Courses are designed specifically to teach the” Fascial Manipulation®/Stecco®” method. This program dedicated to the human fascial system is spread over three consecutive levels of 48 hours for Level 1 and 2 and 54 hours for Level 3, culminating in a certification exam. The training consists of theoretical lectures, demonstrations by the teachers and hands-on training of the participants.This deepens student knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the fascial system and the biomechanical model used in the application of the Fascial Manipulation technique.It is important that students learn how to palpate and localize the FM points. In this process, an emphasis is placed on the assessment of musculoskeletal and internal dysfunctions and on how to develop a treatment strategy. The Fascial Manipulation Specialist Certification (CFMS) process is described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
The Fascial Distortion Model is a manual therapy method of assessment and treatment that incorporates the pattern recognition of HOW a patient shows their symptoms with their hand gestures. This pattern recognition helps to guide treatment for faster results with many types of manual therapy techniques incorporated. FDM Academy teaches Fascial Distortion Model (FDM) to MD, DO, PT, PTA, OT, DC, AT, NP, PA-C, ND, DMD, DDS, DPM, and Rolfers. FDM Academy teaches at medical schools, physical therapy schools, and elite institutions, as well as destination locations.
FLEX Online Continuing Education is a national provider of CEU contact hours for license renewal for PT CEUs and PTA CEUs. Courses are priced very affordably at $9 per continuing education credit hour. You can also purchase an Unlimited CEU Membership for only $95/year. With the unlimited membership you can take as many of the courses as you like, whenever you want. Flex offers multiple course topics that are On line/Text based, and has just added the course "Breast Cancer Lymphedema: Effects of Low Level Laser Therapy", to their lineup. Flex also offers a course entitled "Hamstring Stretches - Frequency Required to Maintain Knee Extension Range of Motion" free of charge. Link to Flex
Offers a Post Graduate Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency program. Link to Foothills
Physical Therapy CE Courses Orthopaedic
Offers a Post Graduate Geriatric Residency Program.
The Franklin Method was founded by Eric Franklin in 1994 and is taught all over the world, including the Universities of Vienna, Cologne, Karlsruhe and the Juilliard School in New York. The Franklin Method® uses Dynamic Neurocognitive Imagery™, anatomical embodiment and educational skills to create lasting positive change in the body and mind. and the method is at the forefront of practical neuro-plasticity; showing one how to use the brain to improve the body’s function. DNI is further discussed on our Certifications/Techniques page Link
Improving the lives of kids with special needs is the driving mission of Fun and Function. The company offers Webinars on "Powerful Sensory Strategies" and "Dynamic Movement Strategies". Also provides on-site training on topics including preventing disruptive classroom behavior and creating an inclusive learning environment. Website has an extensive catalog of unique pediatric therapy products and tools designed to help children reach their fullest potential.
Company focus is providing expertise and knowledge to clients to maintain compliance while keeping current with information regarding rehabilitation therapy rules and regulations.
Graston Technique® therapy is a unique, evidence-based form of instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM) that enables clinicians to effectively address scar tissue, fascial restrictions and range of motion through comprehensive training, resulting in improved patient outcomes. Graston Technique M1-Basic Training is currently FSBPT/ProCert approved, and the Graston Technique® Specialist (GTS) training program is described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Educating and inspiring professionals and individuals through Applied Functional Science® since 1988. At the Gray Institute, the Principle of Chain Reaction provides the foundation for many of the strategies used to evaluate and treat movement dysfunctions; whether they are symptomatic or not. The Gray Institute Applied Functional Science and 3D Movement Analysis and Performance System Certification Programs are currently FSBPT/ProCert approved, and are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link
, and the Gray Institute for Functional Transformation program is listed there as well.
Great Seminars and Books offers multiple Onsite live and Online Physical Therapy CE courses, mostly focused on treatment of older adults. GSB live courses have educated over 30,000 therapists and the company is constantly striving for excellence and participant growth and satisfaction. Geriatric Training Certification and Applied Geriatric Neurology Certification are offered, and GSB also has Home Study courses, and over 15 books or learning tools that are easy to use and order.
Gua Sha is a healing technique of traditional East Asian medicine. Sometimes called ‘coining, spooning or scraping’, Gua Sha is defined as instrument-assisted unidirectional press-stroking of a lubricated area of the body surface to intentionally create transitory therapeutic petechiae called ‘sha’ representing extravasation of blood in the subcutis.
GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute offers education and certification in the diagnostic ultrasound profession.
Physical Therapy CE Courses
HawkGrips, based near Philadelphia, PA, is the leader in soft tissue therapy instruments and Physical Therapy CE. They design and sell precision-engineered instruments utilized for Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM), a technique intended to detect and release adhesions found in soft tissue. HawkGrips offers Live and Online physical therapy continuing education courses on IASTM. Developed by some of the best clinicians in their fields, these courses allow practitioners to earn CEU credits while improving their practice. The Hawkgrips IASTM Certification Courses are described on the Certifications/Techiques page. Link to Certifications
Healthy-Steps, Moving You to Better Health with the Lebed Method, is a therapeutic exercise and movement program designed to improve overall wellness, range-of-motion, balance, strength, and endurance, as well as emotional well-being and self-image. The program is appropriate for young adults to seniors, regardless of health, age or ability level. There is also a specialized program for children, "Creative Rhythms", available. Healthy Steps/The Lebed Method has even been proven to help enhance the well-being of Cancer survivors and persons with lymphedema. It has also been shown to be an effective exercise program with persons having various Chronic Conditions. The Healthy-Steps Certification training program is further described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
Hellerwork Structural Integration, created by Joseph Heller.
Herman and Wallace provides continuing education courses for physical therapists and other rehabilitation professionals seeking evidenced based training for treating pelvic floor dysfunction and other related conditions of pelvis, hip and spine. The Pelvic Rehabilitation Practitioner Certification (PRPC), also available through the Institute, is the only certification available which recognizes excellence in pelvic floor/pelvic girdle rehabilitation for patients of all genders, throughout the lifecycle. The PRPC program, and courses on Boundaries, Self-Care, and Meditation; Post-Prostatectomy Patient Rehabilitation; Interstitial Cystitis; and Coccydynia are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
The Hesch Method of Manual Therapy is an innovative, effective treatment to restore normative whole-body joint function, developed by Dr. Jerry Hesch, MHS, PT, DPT. The Hesch Institute offers Continuing Education Seminars and Distance Learning Programs to teach Hesch Method techniques. Current programs focus on the lumbopelvic-hip complex, sacroiliac, and symphysis pubis, and a workshop and distance learning / home study that encompasses common patterns throughout the rest of the body. The Hesch Method is further described on the Certifications page. Link
Home Health Quality Improvement National Campaign (HHQI) offers free online learning courses through HHQI University. These educational courses are evidence-based and focus on improving patient outcomes and quality improvement. All courses offer certificates of attendance, and most include free continuing education (CE) credits, and a few with PT CCUs. Check with your therapy organizations/boards for specific requirements for continuing education. HHQI University "Cardiac Rehab Roundtable" and "Exercise for Heart Failure" courses, which are FSBPT/ProCert approved, are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
In 2005, PTs, Brandon & Anne Osborn, created HomeCEU with the vision to provide convenient and cost-effective online CEUs for healthcare professionals. As therapists themselves, Brandon & Anne had tried traditional continuing education – but they discovered a meager selection of stale educational opportunities. They knew there had to be a better way, and HomeCEU was born! If you’re looking for a CE company that understands your profession and your busy schedule – with quick and stress-free CEUs – we invite you to join over 100,000 of your peers and become part of the HomeCEU.com
family today. HomeCEU Courses on Nutrition, Clinical Massage, and Physical Agents in Rehabilitation are listed and described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Company offers offer a number of Webinars and Events for participants learn more about aquatic therapy.
Offers a Certification program and an Orthopeadic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program. Link to IMPACT
Inertia Therapy Services offers a wide variety of aquatic continuing education classes as well as staff and community in-services. Inertia has been instrumental in researching and promoting the benefits of Aquatic Therapy and Alzheimer's disease. Inertia currently hosts the only certification courses from the International Aquatic Therapy Faculty (IATF) in the U.S. This includes international certifications in Halliwick/Water Specific Therapy, The Bad Ragaz Ring Method, and Clinical Ai Chi, which are all listed on the Certifications/Techniques page Link to Cert Page
. Inertia is also offering the course Aquatic Therapy Techniques for Fall Prevention in Oct 2019, and the course is further described on the Certifications/Techniques page.
Offers Physical Therapy CE courses priced at around $10 per CEU.
Offers Post Graduate Physical Therapy Seminars, Certifications, Residency and Fellowship programs. Link to IAR
13 online or DVD courses are offered, that focus on body-mind physiology education and multidisciplinary clinical treatment applications as they apply to the principles of Rehabilitative Qigong and Tai Chi. These principles blend specific movements designed to stretch, strengthen, and re-balance injured or painful body regions with focused breathing and enhanced body awareness, combining common sense and intuitive body wisdom. Includes a certification course entitled The Fundamentals of Rehabilitative Qigong & Tai Chi level 1, that is further described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
The Institute of Advanced Musculoskeletal Treatments goals include the continued professional development of physical therapy skills, and the advancement of physical therapy as a high quality healthcare alternative for people suffering pain.
IAMT offers several Specialty Courses all designed to help make physical therapy the first choice for patients suffering pain, as well as a Dry Needling Certification (CDN) curriculum Link to Cert Page
and a Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist (COMT) curriculum Link to Cert Page
that are further discussed on the Certifications/Techniques page.
The Institute of Clinical Excellence (ICE) was created in 2012 by Dr. Jeff Moore. Out of a need to provide high-quality, evidence-based, educational experiences, Dr. Moore has built a team of highly skilled, expert clinicians in several different areas of clinical practice. ICE offers a diverse combination of manual therapy focused courses, foundational clinical management courses, fitness and endurance athlete content, and fitness and health promotion certifications. ICE Courses on Fitness Athlete Management, Performance Artist Management, Professional Bike Fitting and Applied Prevention & Health Promotion are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Functional Manual Therapy® is an integrated and artistic intervention which couples mechanical treatment of the joints, soft tissues, visceral and neurovascular systems with manual neuromuscular facilitation to enhance optimum motor control and human function. The Institute of Physical Art is the sole provider for Functional Manual Therapy®, and the certification process is listed on our Certifications/Techniques page Link
. Also offers an ABPTRFE accredited Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy Fellowship program. The CoreFirst® Strategies course is also listed on the Certifications/Techniques page.
Physical Therapy Seminars
Offers Post Graduate Physical Therapy Seminars and CE, Certification, Residency and Fellowship programs. Link to IOTS
Integrated Kinetic Neurology is a system born out of an understanding that there is no singular approach to healing the human body. IKN offers live and online courses. Course participants will learn hands on techniques including neurolymphatic activation points, and will discover the power of applied neurology and how to harness it to improve pain and build neurological connections by learning neuro-balancing movements to harness specific neurology facilitating change. Additional training is provided for assessment and training of all sensory systems including visual, vestibular and more to create an integrated state.
ICC offers 1-3 day affordable live courses, with low faculty:participant ratios. Courses offered include Cervicogenic Dizziness, Integrative Spinal Manual Therapy, and Spinal Manipulation. The Cervicogenic Dizziness course blends vestibular therapy with manual therapy, and teaches the Optimal Sequence Algorithm. Cervicogenic Dizziness is further described on the Certifications/Techniques page.Read More
Interactive Metronome® (IM) is an evidence-based assessment and training tool that measures & improves Neurotiming, or the synchronization of neural impulses within key brain networks for cognitive, communicative, sensory & motor performance. As the individual activates a trigger in time with a steady auditory beat, IM technology provides real-time auditory and visual feedback for millisecond timing.
At the IAOM-US we integrate diagnosis-specific musculoskeletal management, biopsychosocial and sensorimotor control models to create courses in evidence-based, post-professional education. Through our systematic coursework, certification and membership you can expand your capabilities, receive the highest caliber of peer-support and opt for a COMT, Fellowship or even doctoral studies path to further inspire your career. Our Hybrid courses consist of the equivalent of one day of training online followed by a two day live course. IAOM is now offering "Dry Needling Level I with Cadaver" at Athens OH, Sept 2019 Link to IAOM
Get certified in LYMPHEDEMA AND WOUND CARE simultaneously! Our CLWT course provides comprehensive knowledge & hands-on skills necessary to treat medically complex patients with lymphedema and chronic wounds. Complete Decongestive Therapy, Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Custom NO SLIP Multi-Layered Compression Bandaging, Advanced Wound Care, Sharp Debridement Certificate, and more! FSBPT/ProCert & AOTA Accredited. All instructors experienced, licensed therapists specialized in lymphedema & wound care. Monarch Continuing Education has now joined ILWTI, and offers Manual lymphatic Drainage Certification for Massage Therapists and Lymphedema Therapist Certification for Massage Therapists. The ILWTI Compression Specialist Certification and Lymphedema and Wound Therapist Certification programs are described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
ISPI creates and implements cutting edge, high quality and research-based education and resources for physical therapists related to spinal disorders, orthopaedics and neuroscience. ISPI believes in creating a superior education experience by using up-to-date research material and teaching you how to implement it into clinical practice. The ISPI Therapeutic Pain Specialist Certification is discussed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link
JetSet Rehab Education focuses on providing amazing continuing education experiences in vacation destinations such as Las Vegas, Hawaii, & Cabo. Courses are fully catered and some courses include excursions and hotel.
Offers post-graduate Strain Counterstrain seminars.
The Journal Junction is a free online journal club for physical therapy. The site allows physical therapists from across the globe to review relevant research and discuss it in a forum setting. The Journal Junction goal is to select research that is relevant to all settings of PT. New articles are posted weekly and there are at least 10 article discussions active at all times, so there is always something to discuss. Participants on The Journal Junction will be instantly connected to several other PT’s who are eager to learn and discuss the latest research.
Julie Wiebe is a physical therapist who specializes in returning women to fitness after injury and pregnancy. She shares her evidence-based, integrative approach internationally with both professionals and women through live, online, and DVD educational programs, and multiple courses are currently FSBPT/ProCert approved. The Diaphragm/pelvic floor piston for adult populations online course is listed and described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
JVB Enterprises is a therapist owned and operated company, led by Jamie Birmingham, PT, CWS, CLT, who specializes in delivering quality continuing education courses for medical professionals. JVB Enterprises provides educational courses specifically designed for the clinical environment, and has created CEU courses that can be delivered In the classroom with both lecture and extensive hands-on lab sessions, or by streaming live, interactive courses to you without the need to travel, or as on-demand video education to meet your specific schedule.
Offers a Post Graduate Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency Program. Link to Kessler
Established in 2013 by Dr. Younghoon Kim, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS, Kim Institute offers a new concept of joint mobilization “Angular Joint Mobilization®”, a new concept of soft tissue mobilization “ Angular Soft Tissue Mobilization®”, and a new concept of soft tissue tension release technique “Angular Tension Release®” for health care professionals to treat patients to enhance movement, function, and quality of life. Dr. Kim’s concept of joint mobilization is a rotary technique that has to be applied to restricted rotary motion joint instead of translatoric gliding technique. The Angular Joint Mobilization® - Extremity I course is described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
The Kinesio Taping® Method is a definitive rehabilitative taping technique that is designed to facilitate the body’s natural healing process while providing support and stability to muscles and joints without restricting the body’s range of motion as well as providing extended soft tissue manipulation to prolong the benefits of manual therapy provided. It is the skill and enthusiasm of our trained Certified Kinesio Taping® Practitioners (CKTPs) and Instructors (CKTIs), that has helped make Kinesio Taping® a worldwide phenomenon. Certification is further discussed on our Certifications/Techniques page. Link
KinetaCore offers the highest quality Functional Dry Needling® education courses for the manual therapist, while actively participating in elevating the profession of physical therapy across the globe.
Offers cost-effective and up-to-date lymphedema therapy certification.
Offers Spinal Manipulation Level-1, which is designed to provide hands on training to equip the attendee with HVLA Thrust Manipulation skills that are safe and effective. Also offers Advanced Spinal Manipulation course, which teaches specific techniques for resolving specific pathology.
Physical Therapy Seminars and CE
LSVT Global, Inc. trains and certifies physical and occupational therapists and students in LSVT BIG®, a specialized, evidence-based therapy to improve function and movement in people with Parkinson disease and other neurological conditions. LSVT Global has trained over 38,000 speech, physical and occupational therapists from 73 countries through in-person and online courses and offers advanced training and life-long resources to support LSVT BIG Certified therapists. LSVT Global also offers webinars, seminars and exercise support tools to patients globally. The LSVT BIG Training and Certification Course is described on the Certifications/Techniques page.
Link to Cert Page
Providing educational seminars to medical professionals who work with lymphedema patients.
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)
MPTA's goal is to develop clinicians that are able to integrate the three pillars of evidence-informed practice to progress their patients along the continuum of care.The MPTA supports the INTEGRATION of the following within the classes they promote: Clinical reasoning founded on the principle of “test-treat-retest-adapt” treatment philosophy, Pain Sciences & Patient Education, Activity Modification & Graded Exposure Training, Dry Needling, Manual Therapy, Spinal Manipulation, Prescriptive Exercise, Therapeutic Exercise, and Performance Enhancement. The IMT-1 course is listed on the Certifications/Techniques page Link
Offers Multiple live Physical Therapy Courses focusing on Manual Therapy of the spine and extremities, and aligned topics.
Offers Post Graduate Physical Therapy Seminars and CE, Certification and Fellowship programs. Link to MTI
Offers a three day introductory course to utilize DN in clinical practice and is open to Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Chiropractors, Physicians, Nurses, Physician’s Assistants and Athletic Trainers. It covers the use of DN techniques in trigger points, myofascial pain syndromes and its use in musculoskeletal injuries and disorders. Master Dry Needling Level - 1 course is currently FSBPT/ProCert approved.
Provides training in Ergonomics, Functional Capacity Evaluation and Work Rehabilitation
Offers Post Graduate Physical Therapy CE, Certification, Residency and Fellowship programs. Link to McKenzie
With access to the highest quality continuing education, patient education, and home exercise programs, MedBridge, one of our Featured Providers Link
, gives you and your patients the tools needed to improve clinical outcomes. A growing library of over 600 accredited online on-demand physical therapy courses with multiple topics and specialties. Engaging presentations with live patient demos, 3D models, and motion graphics. MedBridge also has a cool clinician app, which allows you to take courses and earn CEUs from your mobile phone. You can find that app here: Link
Merrithew’s premier brand STOTT PILATES® is a contemporary approach to the original Pilates exercise method and includes modern principles of biomechanics, rehabilitation and athletic performance enhancement. The STOTT PILATES Rehabilitation program is designed for physical and occupational therapists, chiropractors and doctors of sports medicine. The program demonstrates how to integrate modified matwork and equipment based STOTT PILATES exercises appropriately into therapeutic conditioning for patients through to the post-rehabilitative fitness phase. Enhance your practice with STOTT PILATES!
METSeminarsUSA offers continuing education courses designed to give clinicians a fresh look at functional exercise using a method that has its roots in Europe and has withstood the test of time. Norwegian born Oddvar Holten is considered the "father" of the MET method which has become an perfect adjunct to manual therapy. METSeminarsUSA has 3 courses that are currently approved by FSBPT/ProCert, and offers a certification process that is listed on our Certifications/Techniques page. Link
Physical Therapy Seminars and CE
Midwest Rehabilitation Institute (MWRI) proudly provides the highest quality in post-graduate continuing education. Courses are geared towards advances in sports medicine, sports performance & pain sciences. MWRI is one of world's leading organizers for Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (DNS) education, which stems from the Prague School of Rehabilitation in the Czech Republic from the work of Pr. Pavel Kolar. Additionally, MWRI provides acupuncture, dry needling, functional soft-tissue, and rehabilitation training for manual therapists of all professions
Offers multiple Physical Therapy CE courses in multiple topics that are available in both online format (PDF Download), available immediately, and mail format (hard copy via mail).
MS Dry Needling Education is currently the only dry needling education provider specifically designed for physical therapists whose state practice act requires fifty face-to-face continuing education hours before you can even needle a patient. With MS Dry Needling Education, you pay one affordable price, you take two classes which are scheduled two weekends in a row, you pass a comprehensive exam and check off, you get credentialed with the state, and you start treating patients immediately. If a clinic has five or more therapists they wish to get certified, MDNE can come to you! Avoid lodging and travel expenses for your therapists and earn dry needling in your own clinic in a uniquely intimate environment. Link to MS Dry Needling
The MoRe ICE is committed to meeting the needs of rehab professionals in this continually changing health care environment. We are clinician-focused, dedicated to providing a full spectrum of clinically relevant continuing education opportunities for rehabilitation professionals. Our courses are up to date, clinically relevant, immediately applicable, and beneficial to new & experienced clinicians.
We offer a variety of educational formats to meet clinician and facility needs. Our effort includes a wide range of mediums in order to reach as many clinicians as possible. MoRe ICE courses on Pusher Syndrome and Dual Task Treatment Programs are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Modern Manual Therapy - The Eclectic Approach is Dr. Erson Religioso’s line of seminars for clinicians that are taught online and in live venues. An emphasis of The Eclectic Approach is ease and immediate application. Online Courses offered include The Eclectic Approach to Upper Quarter and Lower Quarter Assessment and Treatment, The Eclectic Approach to Temporomandibular Management, The Eclectic Approach to Modern Strength Training: Blood Flow Restriction Training, and The Eclectic Approach to Modern Patient Education. Dr. Religioso has also developed a line of mobility, fitness and rehab products along with pain science education materials at The EDGE Mobility System. Link to EDGE
Offers Live and on-line Courses with focus on applying current pain theory to education, assessment, and treatment of patients in pain. Link to MPC
Monarch Continuing Education has now joined the International Lymphedema and Wound Care Training Insitute.
Offers Post Graduate Orthopedic and Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency Programs. Link to MossRehab
Motivations, Inc. has medical rehabilitation training courses taught by the nation's leading experts, and provides training for over 5000 professionals a year. Motivations offers multiple on-site live courses in numerous locations, live and recorded webinars, and multiple self study courses. Motivation's courses on Bariatric Rehab, ICU Rehab, Osteoporosis, and Brain Gym® are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Move Play Thrive is a place to learn about Neurodevelopmental Movement programs that increase effectiveness in life. Neurodevelopmental Movement Training is often used to help with Learning & Developmental Challenges and Emotional & Physical Challenges. On demand online courses include "Brain & Sensory Foundations" First Level, which is currently approved for 8 CCUs from the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy. Parents and professionals using the tools taught in these courses report increases in academic achievement, more harmony in family life, and children reaching new levels of calm, fitness, motivation and happiness. Link to Move Play Thrive
Here is a link to a YouTube video of a Pediatric PT describing how she uses these tools with great results. Link to Video
Movement Links specializes in neuromuscular rehabilitation seminars designed to enhance the clinician’s understanding of the movement system. Presented in a collaborative and stimulating environment, these courses emphasize clinical reasoning and the application of knowledge into clinical practice. The courses "Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (DNS)", and "The Janda Approach", and the Movement Links Certification Program are described on the Certifications/Techniques page Link to Cert page
, and these courses are currently FSBPT/ProCert approved.
MPS Therapy combines the principles of acupuncture and modern neurology and uses microcurrent stimulation to soothe and balance and balance the nervous system. MPS courses have been developed and perfected over the past three decades to provide practitioners with the highest quality in training in microcurrent point stimulation (MPS). More than 30,000 professionals have taken our courses over the years for superior, rapid patient outcomes and to differentiate their practices in competitive markets. The MPS Intro to Pain Management & Scar Release Course, and the MPS Certified Pain Practitioner (CPP) program are described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
The NA-MCTA is a recognized section of the international Mulligan Concept Teacher’s Association (MCTA) organization which is a group of manipulative/ manual physical therapy instructors who are accredited to teach the Mulligan Concept. Link to NA-MCTA
Offers Post Graduate Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency and Sports Physical Therapy Residency programs. Link to MVP
The John F. Barnes’ Myofascial Release Approach® is considered to be the ultimate therapy that is safe, gentle and consistently effective in producing results that last. John F. Barnes, PT has trained over 100,000 therapists and physicians, is an international lecturer, author and authority on Myofascial Release. He is a physical therapist and is considered to be a visionary and teacher of the highest caliber.
Offers courses in Manual Trigger Point Therapy, Fascia Manipulation, and Craniomandibular Management.
NeuroKinetic Therapy® corrective movement system seminars give you hands on practice of David Weinstock's teachings which you can incorporate into your own practice. NKT is both an assessment and treatment technique that addresses the causes of dysfunctional movement/coordination problems at their root in the motor control center in the cerebellum and utilizes manual muscle testing to assess if a muscle is firing properly by itself or in coordination with other muscles. Certification is offered and listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link
The NeuroRecovery Training Institute is on a mission to create and promote a culture of evidence-based practice within neurological clinical practice. Through transformational education efforts, with an emphasis on recovery, NeuroRTI has created a full continuum of neurologic training programs, and their Stroke Recovery Specialty Certification program is listed on our Certifications/Techniques page. Link to NTI
Offers Post Graduate Physical Therapy Seminars and CE, Certification, Residency and Fellowship programs. Link to NAIOMT
Northeast Seminars offers live and online on-demand continuing education courses, with multiple topics.
The Norton School of Lymphatic Therapy trains professionals to become expert in treating pathologies related to the lymphatic system. Students receive training in the Foeldi Method of Complete Decongestive Therapy, the Gold Standard for lymphedema treatment. Students learn to treat lymphedema, lipedema, phlebo-lymphostatic edema, chronic venous insufficiencies, and post-traumatic edema.
Offers Post Graduate Physical Therapy Seminars and CE Courses, Certification, Residency and Fellowship programs, and PTA Specialization in Orthopedics. Link to Nxt Gen
Offers Post Graduate Physical Therapy Seminars and CE, Certification, Residency and Fellowship programs. Link to OGI
One Harmonic Motion is a partner of B Strong Training, and offers Blood Flow Restriction Certification Seminars. Blood Flow Restriction (BFR) training allows individuals to perform exercise at lower loads, while their body gets the benefits that would typically come with a more strenuous training session. The Seminars are taught by Brett Burton, PT, DPT, SCS, ATC, CSCS.
Link to Seminar Schedule
OnlineCE.com offers PT and PTA Continuing Education Courses, and you can take a free introductory course worth one hour of credit. Course formats include abstract reviews of journal articles with clinical commentary, original lectures, slide shows, audio/video, online dissections, and e-books. The company has produced clinically relevant PT CE courses in a wide variety of topics including (but are not limited to) Therapeutic Modalities, Upper Extremity Anatomy, Wound Management, Cumulative Trauma Disorders, Driver Rehabilitation, and Emergency Procedures
Offers Post Graduate Physical Therapy CE, Certification and Fellowship programs. Link to OPTIM
Performance Health Academy is a clinical education resource that supports optimal outcomes in clinical practice. Included are clinically-relevant articles, published research summaries and full articles, tools to customize patients programs with more than 800 exercises using TheraBand products, videos, protocols and physical therapy continuing education courses. Education is our goal and whether you are a licensed therapist or student we have courses taught by experts and a library of resources for PT, PTA, OT, COTA, DC, AT and MT.
Physical Therapy Seminars and CE Courses Craniofacial & Cervical.
Physical Therapy CE Courses
PORi’s goal is to elevate the approach to Oncology Rehabilitation through aligning a comprehensive understanding of the deeper physiological impact of all elements of cancer treatment on the body’s systems with the practical knowledge & understanding of how a specialized suite of clinical skills can mitigate this impact. All the PORi courses build on the PORi Foundation in Oncology Rehabilitation. The Foundation course is a pre-requisite for all the other courses that PORi teaches. PORi offers an Oncology Rehabilitation Certification program, that is further described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Physiotutors is an award winning team, experienced with the blended-learning environment. Courses are intelligently designed using state of the art technologies and guided by instructional design principles. The systematic approach to course design allows for accomodation of a multitude of learner and personality types.
Offers a Post Graduate Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Program. Link Pine Street
PTCS offers integrated advanced Physical Therapy CE courses that are evidence based with practical application, and has developed a complete educational learning system that includes home study courses, E-learning courses, mini books, articles, live seminars, advanced certifications and a mentoring system. Courses are designed to teach the foundation science, functional assessments, and the application science behind human movement. PTCS courses on Advanced Training Specialist (ATS) Certification, Applied Movement Specialist (AMS) Certification, and Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Positional Release Therapy (PRT) also known by its parent term, strain counterstrain, is a form of manual medicine that resolves pain and tissue dysfunction. PRT-i faculty utilize sound evidence-based adult learning teaching approaches so that your learning experience is both rewarding and lasting. All instructional offerings adhere to an instructor to participant ratio of 1:12 to maximize your hands-on learning experience. PRT-i offers multiple courses, including "Positional Release Therapy: An Evidence-Based Update", "Spine and Pelvis PRT", and "Lower Quarter PRT". Link to All PRT-i Courses
The Positional Release Therapist Certification (PRT-c®) program is described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
The Postural Restoration Institute® (PRI) was established to explore and explain the science of postural adaptations, asymmetrical patterns and the influence of polyarticular chains of muscles. The PRI mission is based on the development of an innovative treatment that addresses the primary contributions of postural kinematic movement dysfunction. The Postural Restoration Institute is committed to the ongoing search for improved pathways of physical medicine. PRI offers Postural Restoration Certified (PRC) and Postural Restoration Trained (PRT) credentials that are described on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
Offers a Residency program in Neurologic Physical Therapy.
Offers Post Graduate Orthpaedic Physical Therapy Residency and Sports Physical Therapy Residency programs. Link to Premier
The Primal Reflex Release Technique™ (PRRT, pronounced "pert") is a manual therapy approach for evaluating and relieving musculoskeletal pain. The PRRT Premium Home Study Course offers a foundational knowledge of what PRRT is, how it was developed, as well as how and why the techniques work to provide pain relief, and is a prerequisite to taking a Live-Training Seminar that provides over 30 PRRT techniques for the entire body.
Multiple Live Physical Therapy CE Courses. Mostly Geriatric oriented.
DOCUMENTATION: MEETING ARIZONA STANDARDS. This comprehensive seminar is designed to ensure an understanding of Arizona documentation and practice management standards as defined by the Arizona Physical Therapy Statutes and Rules. Participants will learn to distinguish the components of adequate patient records and analyze clinical situations for compliance with Arizona standards. The next available course that you can register for will be held in Glendale, Arizona, Saturday, June 1, 2019. Link to PROtec
PT Seminars was founded in 2008 by Karl Nelson, a veteran Physical Therapist, as an online education provider for the Physical Therapist community. Faculty and guest speakers are knowledgeable professionals in the Physical Therapy community and have backgrounds in clinical work, education and research. Company strives to provide low-cost, quality education in the most efficient manner possible. Company offers multiple topic live webinars, and online on- demand physical therapy courses. PT Seminars online courses on Cervical Radiculopathy, Concussion Management, Scapular Dysfunction and Reverse TSA rehab are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
PTWEBUCATION Link to Website
was founded by Physical Therapists FOR Physical Therapists! Our goal is to make it easier for you to get your Physical Therapy CE credits taken care of. 1 year unlimited access from your purchase date to all courses for $99. Online on-demand, Multiple Topics. PTWEBUCATION courses on Fibromyalgia, Multiple Sclerosis and Scapular Dyskinesis are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
Rehab Education, LLC is a therapist owned and operated CE company, providing accessible and affordable Physical Therapy CE courses, both live and online, to ensure up to-date knowledge and skills for OTs, PTs and other rehab professionals. The company offers Physical Therapy CE courses in multiple categories, including Cognitive/Perceptual Rehab, Hand Therapy, IASTM, , Kinesio® Taping, Physical Agents, Neural Mobilization, Pediatrics and several others, and 8 courses are currently FSBPT/ProCert approved. The courses on Mirror Therapy, Neural Mobilization, and Kinesio Taping® Method are listed on our Certifications/Techniques page, Link to Cert Page
, and the IASTM Course is described on the IASTM Courses Post. Link to Post
Relias Academy is the leading online training solution for Physical Therapists/Assistants seeking CE for their license. Browse hundreds of courses for physical therapists on a range of important topics and start earning CE credits for your next license renewal. Relias courses on Medical Marijuana, Nutrition Counseling and Spasticity Treatment are listed on our Certifications/Techniques page. Link Not all courses are available for credit in every state. See certificate details for complete information
The Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America, is dedicated to promoting the health and well-being of people with disabilities through increasing access to technology solutions. RESNA advances the field by offering certification, continuing education, and professional development.
Offers a Post Graduate Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Program. Link to Riverside
RockTape offers Functional Movement Techniques (FMT) Certification courses that are led by industry leading experts in movement assessment and therapy. FMT courses present a revolutionary way of thinking about how we move and how we injure. They integrate innovative mobility and stability strategies, along with a movement-based, practical kinesiology taping framework to deliver RESULTS. The FMT Series certification courses are intended for healthcare professionals, therapists and trainers. CEUs may be offered for DC, ATC, PT, OT, LMT, DVM and personal trainers depending on location and class type. The FMT Physical Therapy CE courses are further discussed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
Romanov Academy of Sports Science is dedicated to the advancement of education in health and fitness and athletic performance improvement , and is the first and the only sports education establishment to teach a unified approach to movement and technique for all sports. The Academy The Academy is dedicated to the advancement of education in health and fitness and improvement of athletic performance, and offers a Pose Method Specialist Certification Course, that is listed on our Certifications/Techniques page Read More
SAIL Seminars Link to SAIL
specializes in the dissemination of an evidence-based fall prevention program called “Stay Active & Independent for Life” (the SAIL Program). The core feature of a SAIL Program is a strength, balance and fitness class for adults 65+. SAIL is recognized as a Title IIID – Evidence-based Program by the National Council on Aging. Therapists may complete their initial SAIL Program Leader training through an online continuing education class that is offered in conjunction with Pierce College. Link to Registration
After completing the initial training, therapists may submit a portfolio that demonstrates their understanding of the program to become a “master trainer” for SAIL Program Leaders in their geographic area.
The Vision of the Schroth-Barcelona Institute is to promote high-quality scoliosis education to professionals in order to improve the care of patients with scoliosis, and the Institute is focused on providing classes to train Physical Therapists in the Schroth Method. The Scroth Method Seminars offered by the Institute teach the conservative Schroth Principles of 3-D exercises for sensory-motor and kinesthetic development according to the principles of Katharina and Christa Lehnert Schroth that began in Germany in the 1920’s. There is information about the Basic Certification Course (C1) and the Advanced Certification Course (C2) on the Certifications/Techniques page.Read More
Smart Tools offers Certification Courses that lay the foundation for how to properly use the SMART Tools most effectively with respect to movement. The tools were made specifically for evidence based protocols to produce superior patient outcomes compared to other Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization techniques.
Southeast Sports provides continuing education for chiropractic physicians, physical therapists and trainers. The goal of Southeast Sports Seminars is to bring participants to new levels of professional excellence. The cutting-edge classes are designed to keep you on the forefront of treatment protocols for athletes and fitness enthusiasts; utilizing instructors that have years of experience in their respective fields. There is information on Southeast Sports Seminars FAKTR (Functional and Kinetic Treatment with Rehabilitation) Course, and the BioMechanical Taping Course on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Spinal Cord Injury Seminars provides a learning opportunity for PTs and OTs around the country to augment the treatment of individuals with spinal cord injury. Presenters from nationally-recognized facilities share evidence-based and experienced-based treatment techniques and considerations through lecture, video, discussion and lab activities. Participants will learn to effectively and efficiently progress their clients with spinal cord injury to reach their highest functional level.
Structure & Function Dry Needling (SFDN) is a system of dry needling developed by Sue Falsone, utilizing her vast experience with rehabilitation and performance of the professional athlete. SFDN incorporates Sue’s knowledge from decades of education in dry needling, pain management, differential diagnosis, fascial manipulation, soft tissue mobilization, visceral manipulation, and movement efficiency and skill. The 25 hour lab-based courses Foundations in Dry Needling and Advanced Dry Needling are currently approved by FSBPT/ProCert.
Multiple live Physical Therapy CE Courses at multiple locations. Also multiple online Physical Therapy CE Courses.
SunCoast Seminars, Inc was founded in 2006 by Jay Wijnmaalen, DPT, and has been DPT owned ever since. All of the SunCoast Live Seminars have been approved by Florida PTA for 9.5 CEU's in 2019, and CEUs are uploaded into CE Broker's tracking system on the day of the live class. SunCoast also offers online seminars (11.5 CEU for $99). Current live courses that are offered include Clinical Imaging for the Rehab Professional, New Technologies Affecting Post-Op Rehab, and Setting Specific Orthopedic and Spine Exercise. If you sign up for two courses, or bring a friend, you will get ME/HIV/Domestic violence FREE (4.0 CEU's and $39 savings).
The Masgutova organization offers continuing education courses to train interested parties in all aspects of the Masgutova Neurosensorimotor Integration (MNRI) Method.
The mission of Swim Angelfish 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. Free Webinars Link to Webinars
and multiple online Case Studies Link to Case Studies
are also available. The Swim Angelfish Methodology Certification program is listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
TNS’s principal goal is to advance the knowledge of its customers through educational offerings combining live and interactive educational programs. TNS offers multiple live courses and over 80 on-demand webinars with multiple topics including Balance and Falls, Geriatrics, Hand Therapy, Lower Quadrant Courses, Manual Therapy Courses, Neuro and Orthopedics, Orthotics, and several more. TNS courses on Muscle Energy, Kettlebells, Balance, and Stress are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
TMR Tots is a modified version of Total Motion Release with a focus on the achievement of functional outcomes. While the greatest excitement among parents and therapists has been in finding a tearless method to effectively treat children with torticollis, the concept is equally applicable to both children and adults with any mobility issue.
For over 15 years now Tom Dalonzo-Baker has shared the Total Motion Release (TMR) Method to over 4,000 clinicians around the world. TMR was created to help clinicians provide a 1st of it's kind, simple, patient driven, quick full body assessment & treatment system. The TMR Online Platform is the tool that makes this all possible. Has 19 courses that are currently FSBPT/ProCert approved.
The Vasyli Medical story encompasses more than 35 years of professional dedication to understanding lower- limb biomechanics and proper foot function, and the company is now introducing a new online education program that allow users to receive valuable biomechanical education in a simple and concise way. To find out more information, or if you are interested in hosting your own private course, please email email@example.com
Offers Post Graduate Physical Therapy CE and an Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency. Link to VOMPTI
Multiple Business and Clinical Physical Therapy Webinars offered with professional membership.
Offers Seminars and Online Training in the Associative Awareness Techniques™ (AAT™) Program.
Multiple Topics. On line recorded or text hard copy Physical Therapy CE courses.
Wild Iris Medical Education, Inc., has been providing online CE courses for physical therapists Link to WI
since 1998. We are recognized as a Continuing Competency Approval Agency by the Physical Therapy Board of California. Courses accepted Link
by: AL, CA, CO (Category I), CT, HI, ID, IN, IA, MN, MA, MI, MO, NE, NH, OR, RI, SC, SD, UT, VT, VI, WA State, WY. For FL, only our HIV/AIDS for Florida Healthcare Professionals Link to HIV course
and our Prevention of Medical Errors for Florida PT/PTA Link to Prevention
courses are accepted. Check with your agency if you are not sure whether your board will accept our courses. Link to Courses
WorkAbility Network provides services, software, equipment and training to promote excellence in functional capacity evaluation, ergonomics, worker fitness screening and advanced worker rehabilitation programs
WoundEducators.com was developed following years of wound care research to provide essential information from leading wound management practitioners, researchers and educators. Besides enjoying 24/7 course access, 6-month enrollment, mobile-ready presentations, and the most extensive wound care certification course currently available, students experience a state-of-the-art online learning platform and education from leading wound care experts in the industry. All information has been synthesized to form engaging, informative and effective online wound care programs and educational activities. The PT Wound Care Certification Course is listed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Link to Cert Page
Zero Balancing, developed by Fritz Smith MD, uses skilled touch to address the relationship between energy and structures of the body. Finger pressure is used to create fulcrums around which the body can relax, reorganize and clear blocks. Zero Balancing focuses primarily on key skeletal joints that conduct and balance forces of gravity, posture and movement. The Zero Balancing course is FSBPT/ProCert approved for 19 CCUs for PT/PTAs, follow this link to the course calendar: Link
Zero Balancing offers a certification program that is discussed on the Certifications/Techniques page. Read More
Physical Therapy Seminars
CE For Therapy has compiled a comprehensive Directory of CE for Physical Therapy. This Directory lists literally 1000’s of Physical Therapy Seminars, Techniques, Certifications, Specializations and Topics. Our main mission is to provide a centralized resource for all Physical Therapists/Physical Therapy Assistants to identify relevant, up to date and cutting edge Continuing Education opportunities that are available to them.
Here is some additional info on some of our favorite providers:
Physical Therapy Continuing Education
Active Release Techniques® (ART®)
Active Release Techniques® methods utilize movement-based massage to effectively locate cause(s) of discomfort and identify range of motion issues. In many cases this acts to resolve the discomfort and/or range of motion issue. Using palpation techniques and muscle tension and movement, ART Certified Providers have learned to identify areas impacting healthy biomechanics. The Providers then utilize our proprietary treatment methods and protocols to release adhesion(s) and/or scar tissue. ART treatments frequently result in long term or permanent resolution of pain. The treatments are particularly effective against neck, low back, and upper/lower extremity areas of pain.
AdvantageCEUs.com is a therapist owned online continuing education company specializing in physical therapy, occupational therapy and athletic training. Physical Therapy CE Courses are offered on Assistive Technology, Ortho, Sports, Peds, Geriatrics, Neuro, Stroke, Pharmacology, Differential Diagnosis, Muscle Energy, Foot/Lower Leg conditions and several more. Also offers approved Physical Therapy Ethics and Jurisprudence courses for multiple states. Courses are affordable and available 24/7 with unlimited test attempts and instant certificates.
Main focus is Anatomy Trains Structural Integration (KMI). Offers short professional development courses and Structural Integration training worldwide for movement and manual therapists of all types. Also offers a unique opportunity to perform cadaver dissection projects.
Physical Therapy Continuing Education
The Back School is a professional continuing education provider committed to the importance of applying ergonomics principles, safety and wellness best practices as a means to good health, injury prevention and increased productivity. Courses are offered live and online. The Back School’s comprehensive coverage of workplace injury prevention includes three levels of broad-based Ergonomics Assessment Certification. Also included are a certification in Advanced Office Ergonomics and a certification in Employment Testing. The certification courses are further discussed on our Certifications/Techniques page.
More Physical Therapy Seminars
Wild Iris Medical Education, Inc
Wild Iris Medical Education, Inc., has been providing Physical Therapy CE online courses since 1998. We are recognized as a Continuing Competency Approval Agency by the Physical Therapy Board of California. Courses accepted by: AL, CA, CO (Category I), CT, HI, ID, IN, IA, MN, MA, MI, MO, NE, NH, OR, RI, SC, SD, UT, VT, VI, WA State, WY. For FL, only our HIV/AIDS for Florida Healthcare Professionals and our Prevention of Medical Errors for Florida PT/PTA are accepted. Check with your agency if you are not sure whether your board will accept our courses.
Behavioral Medicine Research and Training Foundation
The Behavioral Medicine R&T Foundation offers web based, continuing education courses in most areas of behavioral medicine including behavioral interventions for incontinence, pelvic floor disorders, biofeedback,and neurofeedback, and courses can be used for certification through the Biofeedback Certification International Alliance. The Behavioral Medicine R&T Foundation is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists, and the BMR&T Foundation maintains responsibility for its programs and content. The Intro to General Biofeedback course is listed on the Certifications/Techniques page.
Biofeedback Training & Incontinence Solutions
The mission of Biofeedback Training & Incontinence Solutions is to inspire and train healthcare professionals dedicated to improving their patients’ lives by giving patients independence and freedom from their debilitating pelvic floor dysfunctional conditions. Provides a relevant, quality program emphasizing clinical, theoretical, experiential, and research-supported aspects of the pelvic floor rehabilitation specialty. The course on Elimination Disorders and Pelvic Floor Disorders is listed on the Certifications/Techniques page.
Blomberg Rhythmic Movement Training
Blomberg RMT is a primitive reflex integration program devised by Harald Blomberg, MD of Stockholm, Sweden. BRMT offers experiential 2 day courses for assessment and treatment of the root cause of pain and stress, as well as cognitive, motor, and mental health challenges. Using gentle isometrics and rhythmic exercises, this neurodevelopmental program is easy to implement, compliments all other therapies. This can be continued at home for further improvements in developing the vestibular, tactile, visual, and proprioceptive systems and key brain networks. Onsite courses available.
The Brookbush Institute optimizes the delivery of human movement science education by integrating technology, student-centered learning, and evidence-based, practical education. Brookbush offers 400+ Articles, 370+ Videos & 70+ Online Courses, and multiple live events. Over 50 physical therapy continuing education courses are currently approved by FSBPT/ProCert. The Brookbush Human Movement Specialist Certification along with live courses on Corrective Exercise and Performance Program Design are listed on the Certifications/Techniques page.
Chikly Health Institute
The Chikly Health Institute (CHI) is an organization devoted to education, research and therapeutic excellence. The Chikly Health Institute offers The Lymph Drainage Therapy Techniques Certification Program. This signifies advanced skill in the application of lymph drainage therapy. This certification involves extensive study, written exams and hands-on testing. Company is committed to passion in education and excellence in the content and quality of their classes. Additionally, Chikly has over 10 courses that are currently approved by FSBPT/ProCert.
Zero Balancing Link to ZB
Zero Balancing, developed by Fritz Smith MD. ZB uses skilled touch to address the relationship between energy and structures of the body. Finger pressure is used to create fulcrums around which the body can relax, reorganize and clear blocks. Zero Balancing focuses primarily on key skeletal joints that conduct and balance forces of gravity, posture and movement. Additionally, the Zero Balancing I course is FSBPT/ProCert approved for 19 CCUs for PT/PTAs. Zero Balancing also offers a certification program that is discussed on the Certifications/Techniques page.
Physical Therapy Seminars
CE For Therapy was launched June, 2017. We are scanning for new Physical Therapy CE opportunities continuously, so the website is always as up-to-date as possible. If you are aware of any additional Providers of Physical Therapy Seminars and CE that you think should be included, certainly contact us.