SPORTS MANUAL THERAPY

CERTIFICATION 

 

ABOUT

IAR offers a certification course for clinicians who work specifically in Professional and Amateur Sports. The SMTC is a comprehensive course that provides the Professional and Amateur Sports clinician the opportunity to significantly expand their intervention options by exposing them to the most advanced manual therapy techniques and clinical reasoning specific to the sports population. In addition, the course presents emerging concepts to further enhance the athlete's recovery potential, increase athletic performance, and decrease injury risk. The a la carte course framework allows the participant group to select a preferred track of program material and intervention techniques the clinicians' specific to the athletic population. This allows for a more seamless integration of course information in to the clinician's current practice patterns. The course is offered in 2 or 3 day blocks  to make it convenient for the participants seasonal schedules. Upon successful completion of the course participants will become Sports Manual Therapy Certified (SMTC).

 

ADMISSION STANDARDS

Open to Professional and Amateur Sports Clinicians:

Athletic Trainers 

Physical Therapists

Chiropractors

Athletic Training Students

Physical Therapy Students

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IAR (BOC AP# P10127) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. ​This program is eligible for a maximum of 22.5 Category A CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program. ​ 

Texas Physical Therapy Association = 16 CCUs

 

SCHEDULE

January 22 - 23, 2022

Vista Physical Therapy

3059 Champions Way

Ste 400

Melissa, TX 75454

PRIVATE COURSE

April 23 - 24, 2022

Texas Orthopedic Associates / ITC Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy

8081 Walnut Hill Lane, Suite 1000

Dallas, TX 75231

OPEN COURSE

Register before March 30, 2022 to get $75 off. Use code DFW2022. 

July 16 - 17, 2022

House of Athlete

1495 N Park Dr

Weston, FL 33326

OPEN COURSE

Register before June 20, 2022 to get $75 off. Use code FL2022.

Florida Physical Therapy Association CEUs: Pending 

New Courses Added Regularly. Please Check Back for Future Dates and Locations.​

 

PROGRAM TUITION

$875
PER PARTICIPANT

Group & Team Rates Are Available for Private Courses

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Participant/group is eligible for a full refund minus 25% of administrative fees if participant/group cancels 30 days prior to the course date. Participant/group is not eligible for a refund if participant/group cancels less than 30 days prior to the course date. Participant/group is eligible to transfer all course fees to any future courses. Participants/groups will receive a full transfer to another course or full refund if the course is canceled by the program.

 

COURSE MENU

Foundational Concepts in Manual Therapy
Clinical Reasoning & Differential Diagnosis
Pain Science in the Athlete
Examination & Assessment Concepts in Manual Therapy
Intervention Techniques of the Lumbar Spine & Sacroiliac Joint
Intervention Techniques of the Cervical & Thoracic Spine
Intervention Techniques of the Lower Extremity
Intervention Techniques of the Upper Extremity
Advances in Breathing & Sports Performance
Advances in Pre-Game Preparation & Post - Game Recovery Strategies
Advances in Surgical & Return to Play Protocols

Take a peek at our most popular 2 day course schedule

 

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