College of Health Sciences

Physical Therapy Continuing Education Courses

"Teaching Patients About Pain" & "Everything Hurts"


Dates and Location

  • Saturday, March 16, 2019
  • Arcadia University's Glenside Campus

Course Faculty

  • Dr. Adriaan Louw, PT, PhD

This course is eligible for 7.5 contact hours (not Direct Access hours)

Course Brochure

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APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor Program

Who Should Attend?

The Credentialed Clinical Instructor Program is beneficial for both novice and experienced clinical educators encompassing a variety of healthcare professions. Only physical therapy professionals will be allowed to receive formal credentialing from the American Physical Therapy Association.

Dates and Location

  • Saturday & Sunday, April 27-28, 2019
    • 8:00am-5:15pm Saturday, 8:00am-4:15pm Sunday)
    • Lunch is provided on both days
  • Arcadia University's Glenside Campus

Program Speakers

  • Janet Readinger, PT, DPT
  • Susan Tomlinson, PT, DPT

Registration Information

Registration fee includes the two-day course, morning coffee and lunch both days, all handout materials, and the Assessment Center (only for PTs and PTAs)

  • Registration and payment must be received on or before March 27th:
    • APTA member:            $140
    • APTA non-member:    $230
    • Non-PT discipline:       $280

**Group discounts are available for 5 or more participants from the same employer and must register together to receive discount.**

Upon successful completion of the course and assessment center, APTA awards certificates for 16 contact hours (1.6 CEUs)

Course Information & Registration

Questions?  Please contact Janet Readinger (

Past Events

  • 2019 “Teaching Patients About Pain” & “Everything Hurts” with Dr. Adriaan Louw, PT, PhD
  • 2018 Interdisciplinary Case-Based Approach to Medical Screening for the Physical Therapist (13 different speakers from 4 different health care disciplines)
  • 2017 Movement System Impairment Syndromes of the Lumbar Spine and Hip: Interactions and Evidence with Shirley Sahrmann PT, PhD, FAPTA
  • 2017 3rd Annual Faculty Symposium - Motor Control and Neuroplasticity in Musculoskeletal and Neuromuscular Rehabilitation (Shailesh Kantak, PT, PhD; Beth Fisher, PT, PhD, Joseph Zeni PT, PhD; Janet Readinger, PT, DPT; Philip McClure, PT, PhD, FAPTA; Kshamata Shah, PT, PhD)
  • 2016 Interdisciplinary Case-Based Approach to Medical Screening for the Physical Therapist (10 different speakers from 3 different health care disciplines)
  • 2016 2nd Annual Faculty Symposium - Rehabilitation for Older Adults: Consensus and Controversies (Kathleen Mangione, PT, PhD, FAPTA; Jennifer Stevens-Lapsley, PT, PhD; Jen Sidelinker, PT, DPT; Michael Tevald, PT, PhD; Carol Oatis, PT, PhD; Shailesh Kantak, PT, PhD)
  • 2015 Movement System Syndromes of the Cervical Spine and Shoulder: Interaction and Evidence with Shirley Sahrmann PT, PhD, FAPTA
  • 2015 1st Annual Faculty Symposium - Rotator Cuff Disorders: Consensus and Controversies McClure (Philip McClure, PT, PhD; Andrew Karduna, PhD; Lori Michener, PT, PhD; Elliot Greenberg, PT, PhD; Martin Kelley, PT, DPT; Brian Leggin PT, DPT; Angela Tate, PT, PhD; Kshamata Shah, PT, PhD; Scott Stackhouse, PT, PhD; Brett Sweitzer, MD