If I Ran The World…or at Least the PT World

Posted by NAIOMT on Aug 30, 2016 9:41:57 PM

If I ran the world, outpatient physical therapy clinics would only be open from 8:30-2:30pm. Employers would be flexible enough to allow their employees to flex their time to have physical therapy during the day. And all commuting would be done on magical rainbow unicorns – OK, maybe that last one is stretching things a bit too far.

Read More

Topics: manual therapy, physical therapy, women in physical therapy, women's health, Faculty, Fellowship

When PTs Get Together...

Posted by NAIOMT on Jul 2, 2016 5:37:02 AM

What happens when you put together people with a common passion, nature, food/drink and people who have a heart to give back to others?

Read More

Topics: manual therapy, Manual Therapy Mentorship, NAIOMT, PT fellowship, Clinical Fellowship Program, Fellowship

Quality Face Time (And Our Commitment To You)

Posted by NAIOMT on May 5, 2016 9:44:59 PM

In an organization that spans from coast to coast, north to south, it's simply amazing when we get large groups of us in the same room together to discuss the state of physical therapy and manual therapy. To hash out how best to evolve our approach to meet the needs of PTs today, and ultimately, the patients whose lives they're committed to improving. NAIOMT had a great turnout for our Northwest Regional meeting located in beautiful Portland Oregon a few weeks ago. We had sessions on strategies for further expansion of OMPT professional development and communication, as well as education and examination excellence. David Deppler facilitated our clinical mentorship training, which covered clinical instruction versus mentoring, resources and practice. We were also able to touch on research and publication development: improving the quality of fellowship projects.

Read More

Topics: manual therapy, Faculty, Fellowship, Uncategorized

Women's Health & Manual Therapy

Posted by NAIOMT on May 11, 2015 10:56:42 AM

Student Special Interest Group President Melissa Dreger of The American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT) recently interviewed NAIOMT faculty, Susan C. Clinton PT DScPT OCS WCS FAAOMPT about the value of her manual therapy fellowship, women's health, advice for students and more.

Read More

Topics: Manual Physical Therapy, manual therapy fellowship, NAIOMT, AAOMPT, Clinical Fellowship Program, clinical skills, Fellowship

PT Profile: Kayla Robison

Posted by NAIOMT on May 5, 2015 11:36:40 AM

For this week's PT Profile, we'd like to introduce you to Kayla Robison, a physical therapist based in the DC metro area. Kayla graduated from University of Central Missouri with her Bachelor's of Science in Athletic Training, and earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy from Elon University. She is dedicated to deepening her skills and is certified in a number of areas including medical massage, functional movement screen, level 2 dry needling, and is certified as a strength and conditioning specialist and exercise physiologist.

Read More

Topics: Manual Therapy, manual therapy certification, NAIOMT, physical therapy, Clinical Fellowship Program, Clinical Reasoning, Direct Access, Fellowship, sports physical therapy

The Evidence is Clear On This One

Posted by NAIOMT on Mar 31, 2015 11:35:57 PM

Let's face it. The evidence is everywhere we turn: Physical therapists (and PT students!) have incredible drive, work ethic and dedication to what they do and to the people they guide toward movement.

Read More

Topics: Courses, level II PT courses, Manual Physical Therapy, manual therapy, Clinical Fellowship Program, Clinical Reasoning, clinical skills, Fellowship

Guest Post: Why do a Fellowship...a view from the inside

Posted by NAIOMT on Apr 14, 2014 10:17:16 PM

Today's post is by Austin Sheldon, PT, DPT. Austin is a recent graduate of the NAIOMT-ANDREWS Orthopedic Clinical Residency Program. He's currently enrolled in the NAIOMT OMPT Fellowship Program and the DSc program at Andrews. In the post below, Austin shares his reasons for pursuing the path to excellence:

Read More

Topics: Fellowship, Residency, Uncategorized

Join Us In Person or Online
NAIOMT Course Schedule

Get an overview of all upcoming courses. Click the headlines to sort by course title, location, instructor or start date.



Online Group Mentoring
Post-Course Office Hours

NAIOMT is happy to announce that we will be resuming our “Post-Course Office Hours” mentorship program. Each Office Hours session will be offered on Zoom on a monthly basis, with both Pacific and Eastern time zone options.



NAIOMT Course Locations

Access local course schedules and instructor videos.

NAIOMT Course Registrations

Registration for all NAIOMT's courses, tests and exams are now done through the industry-leading event registration platform Eventbrite. To register, simply go to NAIOMT's Eventbrite page at to view all upcoming courses, tests and exams.


Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts

Posts by Topic

see all