NAIOMT teaching faculty Stacy Soappman and Kathy Stupansky demonstrating manual therapy techniques

Manual Therapy Certification

We update our curriculum every six months so our courses evolve as the field evolves. You can take courses in any order at one of 22 sites around the country. Our instructors all see patients so you learn exactly what works in the clinic.

  • Evidence informed
  • Flexible and self-paced
  • Instructors are practicing clinicians
NAIOMT faculty Laura Iverson-von Wullerstorff teaching manual therapy techniques

Courses & Certification

Set yourself apart from your peers with manual therapy certification. NAIOMT education develops clinical reasoning skills to not only identify what is wrong, but why. We teach a wide variety of treatment approaches—from manipulation and mobilization to soft-tissue techniques and neuromuscular re-education—so you can become a more effective therapist.

OMPT Fellowship Program

Clinical Fellowship Program

Help patients no one else can. Earn your FAAOMPT with NAIOMT, an eclectic program that meets recently revised ABPTRFE OMPT fellowship criteria and International OMPT Education Standards (IFOMPT). Led by a faculty of practicing clinicians with years of teaching experience and clinical mastery, you’ll thrive with mentorship that guides in solving real problems with the most relevant information and skills for your practice.

Still frame from NAIOMT faculty Terry Pratt's video demonstration of a manubrial test for the thoracic spine

Expert Insights in Your Inbox

This comprehensive manual therapy content is for PTs who want to stay ahead of the curve in our ever-evolving field. It provides passionate physical therapists with insights directly from our faculty of experienced clinicians, delivers technical video demonstrations and support, problem solves issues you face in the clinic, and shares analysis of the latest physical therapy-related abstracts and research.


Take Your Skills to the Next Level
Find Your Next Course

Manual therapy excellence starts at your doorstop. NAIOMT has established course sites across the United States and beyond.  No matter what level you are at today, there is a NAIOMT path you can take to make a difference in this life-changing PT field. 

Browse courses that resonate with your goals in your own region, or take a memorable trip that brings both professional growth, and fun new experiences.

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