Manual Therapy: Rehab Management for Common Knee Injuries (CHE750) | Allegany College of Maryland

Popular instructor, Paul Simonetti, returns for this 2-day training.  This course provides an overview of new research & treatment techniques for the conservative rehab management of common knee disorders and post-operative knee conditions.  Physical Therapists and Assistants and Occupational Therapists and Assistants are encouraged to attend.  This course has been approved by the Maryland Board of Occupational Therapy Practice for 15 CEUs and submitted to the Maryland Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 1.5 CEUs.  Pennsylvania and West Virginia accept ACM hours.  Here’s what prior students had to say: 

 “Paul was a very thorough, knowledgeable, interesting and fun instructor.”

“Intelligent and interactive”

“Great 2-day course! Informative & practical!”

“Patient and thorough!”

 Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  • Explain Anatomy and Kinesiology of the knee.
  • Review the gait cycle as it relates to the knee in a functional construct.
  • Discuss the impact of life/ sport activities on the knee complex.
  • Create meaningful creative home programs for common knee problems.
  • Justify planning and interventions based on current research.
  • Conduct a knee exam and find relevant information about the patient's problem.
  • Explain patella femoral syndrome and why it can serve as the base for meaningful understanding of approaching knee problems.
  • Conduct appropriate rehabilitation programs for most common knee surgeries.
  • Identify soft tissue function issues relating to the knee and hip.
  • Respect the role of the hip and the foot in proper knee kinematics.
  • Apply these concepts into specific case studies.

3/20-3/21, Friday (1 Session)
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Instructor: Paul Simonetti, PT, DPT, OCS, MTC

Course Cost: $299.00

Maryland Senior Course Cost:  $289.00

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