Professional Growth


Practical Assessment and Treatment of the Dizzy Patient:  Instructor Tim Gibbs, PT,OCS, Cert. MDT, CCTT, CMTPT and Tracie Schroeder, PT, DPT, ATC, CMTPT, 2013

G-Code Know How:  Becoming Proficient in Functional Assessment:  Instructor Dale Avers DPT, PHD, 2013

Selective Functional Movement Assessment: Instructor Dr. Greg Rose, 2013

Claims based Outcome Reporting:  Michael Stevenson, MBA PT, 2013

Treating the Whole Person with Intermediate Systems Model for Pain and Disability Instructor:  Diane Lee 2013

Strategic Orthopedics I- Out Think & Out Maneuver Low Back Pain

(The American Back Pain Center)

Instructor:Angelo DeMagio, 2010, 2012, 2013

Strategic Orthopedics- Out Think & Out Maneuver Cervical/Thoracic Pain

(The American Back Pain Center)

Instructor:  Angelo DiMagio, PT 2010, 2012

Strategic Orthopedics- Out Think & Out Maneuver Migraine/TMJ Pain

(The American Back Pain Center)

Instructor:  Angelo DiMagio, PT, 2011, 2013


Current Concepts in Treatment of Foot and Ankle 2011

Montana Utilization & Treatment Guidelines Workshop

(Montana Department of Labor and Industry)

February 2011


Movement System Syndromes of the Back and Hip: Interactions and Best Available Evidence

(Dr. Shirley Sahrmann) 2010


ASTYM (Performance Dynamics) 2010

Introduction to Vestibular Rehabilitation 2010

Lymph Drainage Therapy I ( Upledger Institute) 2008

Chronic Pelvic Pain  Online PT Course, 2008

APTA Self-Study Workshop 2007

APTA Education Leadership Conference 2007

APTA New Faculty Development Workshop 2007

APTA CI Education and Credentialing Program 2007 & 2008

The Thoracic Spine NAIOMT 2008

Improving Expertise in Sports Medicine 4th Annual Montana Orthopedic Conference, 2007

Upper Quadrant Level  2 2007      

Advanced Diagnosis and Treatment of Movement System Impairment Syndrome Instructor:  Shirley Sahrman, PT 2007

Headaches, Dizziness and Chronic Neck Pain 2007

Billing and Coding for Physical Therapy 2006

Back Care Basics (Montana State Fund) 2006

Diangnosis and Treatment of Movement Systems Impairment Syndromes –

Upper Quarter Advanced Application

Instructor:  Shirley Sahrman, PT 2006

Advanced Lower Quadrant Evaluation and Treament Level 3 2006

Mulligan Concepts 2005

The Pelvic Rotator Cuff Instructor Jan Hulme, M.A. PT 2005

Pregnancy, Postpartum and the Mature Woman Instructor Jan Hulme, M.A. PT 2005

Lower Quadrant, Evaluation and Treatment of the Lower Extremities and Low Back  Level II 2005

Current Concepts for the Knee and Shoulder North American Sports Medicine Institute, 2005

The Pilates Method for Use as Therapeutic and Corrective Exercise  Cross Country University, 2005

Differential Diagnosis in Orthopedic Manual Therapy Level  2005

Isernhagen Work Systems: Functional Capacity Evaluation Training  2004 

21st Annual Pain Symposium  2004

Coding and Billing for Therapy and Rehab  2004

Anatomy of the Lower Back  Online PT Course, 2004

Patellofemoral Syndrome  Online PT Course, 2004

Rotator Cuff and Impingement Online PT Course, 2004

Differential Diagnosis:  Assessment and Treatment of Compression Neuropathies of the Upper Extremity  Cross Country University, 2004

Open and Closed Chain Exercises: A Functional Approach:   2004

Stress Management for Women  Fred Pryor Seminars 2004

Cervical Spine Review and Manual Therapy Treament 2004

Duffy Rath Treatment System 2004

Lymphedema Management of the Lower Extremities 2003

Beyond Kegals: Evaluation and Treatment of Pelvis Muscle Dysfunction 2003

Muscle Energy Techniques for the Lower Quadrant (Upledger Institute ) 2003

KT-1 Fundamentals of Kinesio Taping and KT-2 Whole Body Clinical Taping Techniques  2002

4th and 6th Annual Big Sky Sports Medicine Conference – Review of Anatomy, Biomechanics, Treatment and Rehabilitation of the Knee/Shoulder and Its Problems   2000 & 2002

A Comprehensive Review of the Anatomy, Treatment and Rehabilitation of the Knee:  Big Sky Sports Medicine Conference, 2002

Conservative Management of Upper Extremity Lymphedema 2002

Chain Reaction Explosion:  Instructor:  Gary Gray, PT, 2001

Balancing the Head and Shoulder Girdles 2001

Balancing the Pelvis 2000

Strain and Counterstrain I  (Jones Institute) 1998, 1999

Strain and Counsterstrain II (Jones Institute) 2000

Strain and Counsterstrain III (Jones Institute) 2001

Interdisciplinary Rehab in Stroke Management (Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago) 1999

Clinical Assessment and Treatment Choices for Patients with Low Back Pain:  Interfacing Evidence-Based with Experience-Based Practice  1999

Muscle Energy Techniques for the Lower Quadrant (Upledger Institute) March 1998, 2003

Advanced Rehabilitation Strategies – An Advanced Course for the Evaluation and Treatment of the Medically Complex Geriatric Patient  1998

Parkinson’s Symposium 1998 Presentation  1998

Muscle Energy Techniques for the Upper Quadrant (Upledger Institute) 1998

The Kinetic Chain:  Connecting the Foot to the Hip 1997

The Spine – Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy Part A: Lumbar (McKenzie Institute) 1997

CranioSacral Therapy I ( Upledger Institute) 1997, 2010

CranioSacral Therapy II ( Upledger Institute) 1998, 2010

American Physical Therapy Association CI Education and Credentialing Program 1999

The Neck, Shoulder, and Trunk:  Anatomical Linage Relationships to Clinical Biomechanics 1998

Functional Capacity Evaluation, Work Rehabilitation, Functional Job Analysis and Pre-work Screening (Isernhagen) 1997

Mobilization of the Nervous System 1996

Muscle Energy Techniques for the lumbar Spine and Pelvis 1996

Muscle Energy Workshop ( Upledger Institute)1995

Introduction to Manual Therapy Applied to the Child with Neurological Involvement 1995

Current Concepts of Motor Control, Motor Learning and Motor Development 1994

Hesch Method of Treating Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction An Integrated Approach, 1993

The Knee:  Advances on ACL Meniscus and Patello-Femoral Rehab 1993

Imbalance Disorders:  Evaluation and Treatment 1993

Cervical Spine Problems:  Assessment and Treatment 1993

American Medical Association Gait Conference ( Mayo Clinic)  1993

Medical Exercise Therapy for Cervical Spine and Upper Extremity Patients 1993

The Industrial Back (American Back Society) 1992

Evaluation and Treatment of the Lower Extremity and Pelvis ( Ursa Foundation) 1991

Functional Stabilization Training for Low Back Disorders (Bervely Biondi) 1991

Work Hardening Application in Case Management 1990

Myofascial Release Techniques 1990, 2009

Work Hardening for Spinal Dysfunctions 1990

Advanced Mobilization of Thoracic and Lumbar Spine 1989

Diagnosis and Treatment of Muscle Imbalances Associated with Musculoskeletal Pain (Dr. Shirley Sahrman) 1988

Evaluation and Manipulation of the Extremities 1987

Intervention Strategies for Health Promotions 1985

Intro to Spinal Evaluation and Manipulation 1985

Orthopedic Management of Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction 1985

Evaluation and Treatment of Musculoskeletal Disorders of the Spine (Duane Saunders) 1984

Functional Orthopedics I: Soft Tissue Mobilization and PNF 1983

TNS and FES in Physical Therapy 1983

Treatment of the Head Injured Patient (Rancho Los Amigo Hospital) 1982

Neurodevelopmental Approach to the Treatment of CVA (Isabelle Bohman) 1982

Rheumatoid Arthritis 1982

Nonverbal communication Aides 1982

Research in Physical Therapy 1980

Psychological Aspects of Amputees 1979

Intro to Visceral Mobilization 2014

Visceral Mobilization I 2014

Visceral Mobilization II 2015

Neural Manipultation I, An Integrated Approach 2015

Changing Dynamics of the Scientific and Clincial Relationship for Examination and Treatment of Selected Shoulder Conditions 2015

If you Can’t Breath, You Can’t Function.  Integrating Cardio Pulmonary and Postural Control Strategies in the Pediatric and Adult Populations 2015

Neural Mobilization II, the Upper Extremities 2016

Neural Mobilization III, the Lower Extremitis 2016

If you Can’t Breathe, You Can’t Function, Advanced Class 2016

Payment and policy Pandemonium:  Medicare and therapy benefit updates for 2016 and beyond 2016

Functional Dry Needling Level 1, Applications for Pain Management & Sports Injuries June 2016

Changing Dynamics of the Scientific and Clinical Rationale for Examination and Treatment of Selected Shoulder Conditions October 2015

C-511 Lumbopelvic I (North American Institute of Orthopaedic Manual Therapy) June 2015

Treating the Person with Dizziness: What You Need to Know to Get Started January 2015

An Introduction to Visceral Manipulation (The Barral Institute) April 2014

Practical Assessment and Treatment of the Dizzy Patient December 2013

G-Code Know How: Becoming Proficient in Functional Assessment June 2013

Strategic Orthopedics- Out Think & Out Maneuver Migraine/TMJ Pain (The American Back Pain Center) May 2013

Strategic Orthopedics- Out Think & Out Maneuver Cervical/Thoracic Pain (The American Back Pain Center) October 2012, March 2014

Strategic Orthopedics- Out Think & Out Maneuver Low Back Pain (The American Back Pain Center) April 2012, October 2013

Vestibular Rehabilitation: An Advanced Course & Update, University of Pittsburgh May 15-17, 2015

Health Care Reform 2014 Progress Report, APTA Webinar March 2014

Vestibular Rehabilitation: Office Examination of the Vestibular System, Medbridge Education
March 2014

American Sports and Fitness Association, Personal Trainer March 2014

Yoga Fit Level I Instructor Training January 2014

What’s New on the Legislative Scene and the Impact on Your Physical Therapy Practice, Online APTA Webinar January 2014

Vestibular Rehabilitation: Vestibular Disorders, Medbridge Education January 2014