Courses

Professional Therapies Northwest offers a variety of courses and seminars for therapists and other medical professionals!  If you are ready to register, visit our registration page!  Looking forward to seeing you at our next course!

Kinesio Taping®

Registration is open for our upcoming Kinesio Taping® courses!  Join our dynamic KT instructors for hands-on and practical courses approved by Kinesio University and the Kinesio Taping® Association.  New and updated course manuals and a new type of tape are included with course registration. PTNW is among the top three Kinesio University approved providers in… Continue reading Kinesio Taping®

Muscle Energy Technique

Presenter:  Tom Ockler, PT 2018 dates TBD/Check back for updates! Northwest Hospital Main Campus and Outpatient Center/Seattle, WA TIPI:  Tapping into the Primal Instinct for the Reversal of Central Sensitization and Chronic Pain TBD M1:   Muscle Energy Technique for the Pelvis, Sacrum, Lumbar Spine, and Hip Muscles TBD M2:  Muscle Energy Technique for the Ribs,… Continue reading Muscle Energy Technique

Neurological Vision

Treating Patients with Neurological Vision Impairment: Techniques from a Successful Outpatient Program Contact us if you would like to host this course! Presenter:  Ann Ferguson, MS, OTR/L TBD Contact Hours:  7 Who should attend?:  This course is appropriate for occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, physical therapists, and physical therapy assistants with all levels of experience… Continue reading Neurological Vision

Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s Disease Update:  ​Practical and Evidence-Based Rehabilitation​ Contact us if you would like to host this course! Presenter:  Ann Zylstra, PT​ Seattle-Area (Kirkland), WA Contact Hours:  11 Registration Fee:  $260 prior to                                    $310 on or after Who should attend?: … Continue reading Parkinson’s Disease

UE Splinting

2 SPLINTING COURSES: Splinting for Immobilization AND Splinting for Mobilization Contact us if you would like to host this course! Presenter: Debby Schwartz,  OTD, OTR/L, CHT  ​ Splinting for Immobilization TBD      Splinting for Mobilization TBD   Contact Hours:  8/each course or 16/both courses $285 for one day prior to     / $310 on or after… Continue reading UE Splinting

Temporomandibular Joint Disease

“​Evaluation and Treatment of the TMD Patient Utilizing a Physical Therapy/Dental Coordinated Approach” is a 2-day lecture and lab-based course developed by Mr. Esser. This course presents the fundamental principles underlying the most common temporomandibular joint dysfunctions.  Physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, dentists, and dental assistants are welcome to attend. Evaluation and Treatment of the TMD Patient Utilizing… Continue reading Temporomandibular Joint Disease

Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist, and Hand

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Putting the FUNction Back Into Upper Extremity Rehabilitation Concepts Make Enthusiasm a Component of Your Skillset!  Start with a Strong Foundation​:  Shoulder and Elbow Rehab and Putting a Strong Foundation to Functional Work:  Wrist and Hand Rehabilitation Contact us if you would like to host this course in your facility! Presenter:  Tambra Marik, OTR/L, OTD,… Continue reading Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist, and Hand