Upper Quarter PRT Course (Saturday 8am-4pm & Sunday 8am-12pm):
In this session, upper quarter PRT techniques and clinical approaches to specific pathological conditions are addressed, such as impingement syndrome, bicep tendonitis and others. Course attendees also receive a comprehensive overview of surface anatomy coupled with one-to-one instruction on how to appropriately palpate tender points and trigger points to enable the treatment of them with positional release therapy as well as instruction on how to perform a myofascial scanning evaluation. Course attendees also receive basic instruction on upper extremity biomechanical influences that can serve as myofascial restriction triggers. Total CEUs for this course are 3.0 EBP (Evidence-Based Practice) CEUs and 7.5 CEUs for a total of 10.5.
- Must wear lab clothes for this session (e.g.,Tank-top or sports bra for women)
- 10.5 CEUs approved for Physical Therapists, PTAs and Licensed Massage Therapists
- 7.5 Category A CEUS and 3.0 EBP CEUs approved for Certified Athletic Trainers
Cost: Professionals $385 and Students $200 (call for discount code and elgibility)
Licensed or nationally certified health care practitioner, e.g., LMT, ATC, PT, DO, MD, PA, RN, DC, PTA (if you are not on this list, please inquire with PRT-i to see if your credentialing fulfills this pre-requisite). Pre-professional health care students: Currently enrolled health care students from an accredited educational program are eligible for training and certification, but must receive their professional certification prior to being awarded their PRT-c.
Course Textbook: We recommend you purchase the course textbook or e-book for the course, but it is not required. You will receive a discount if you register as a HK Rewards Member. CLICK HERE to register and purchase the textbook.
Course Materials: Our PRT textbook or e-book will be provided prior to the course at a discounted rate but is not required for attendance.
Faculty: Dr. Tim Speicher, PhD, ATC, LAT, CSCS, PRT
- Available within walking or driving distance.
Transportation Lodging & Parking:
- Nearest airport: Logan International
- Multiple lodging choices are available in area and near the course site
- Parking is available at the course site
I feel like I can utilize what I learned immediately to help patients. The instruction was very clear and presented in a manner that is easy to comprehend and remember. PRT is an excellent, applicable technique.
Missy Allred, PT--