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2-Day Certificate in Orthopedic Rehabilitation:
DVD Video
$439.99 USD
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DVD Video - 8+ hours   Instructions
11 hr 7 min
Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
PESI Rehab
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  1. Define the mechanics of the shoulder gleno-humeral, clavicle, and scapula.
  2. Properly assess muscle function and range of motion of the shoulder by examining the shoulder force couples.
  3. Identify treatment methods that restore the normal shoulder mechanics without forcing the arm overhead.
  4. Review the post-op ACL repair limitations and dangers of anterior shear forces in open and closed chain exercises.
  5. Identify the positive effect of balance training and eccentric loading in the rehabilitation of ACL repairs.
  6. Demonstrate exercises in the rehab process to improve balance and strength.
  7. Review the neuroanatomy of the dermal & fascial subsystem.
  8. Demonstrate a novel skin/fascial/movement screening process.
  9. Interpret the research as it relates to connective tissue gliding, pain modulation, and movement therapies.
  10. Integrate myofascial cupping techniques related to soft tissue pathology as it relates to tension/decompression, direction, and pressure.
  11. Define the “4 Movement Pillars” and how it can improve common movement dysfunctional patterns.
  12. Demonstrate movement screening techniques to identify faulty motor and neural (threat) patterns.
  13. Apply exercises using bands, straps, cups, kinesiology tape, and body weight with appropriate progressions and regressions.
  14. Analyze the similarities and differences between the Delitto, Maitland, Sahrmann, and McKenzie (MDT) classification systems.
  15. Define centralization and discuss implications for treatment.
  16. Discuss classification processes used in MDT and Treatment Based Classification (TBC) model.
  17. Synthesize examination findings to determine categorization of patients into directional preference, mobilization, manipulation, and stabilization categories per centralization vs. non-centralization and patient response methods for assessment.
  18. Recognize the evidence regarding patient response methods as a means of classifying patients with low back pain, and how MDT and the TBC model can be integrated.
  19. Discuss causes in the rate of increasing chronic pain and central mechanisms of pain.
  20. Classify central mechanisms of pain based on the pain mechanism classification system (PMCS).
  21. Describe how mechanical diagnosis and therapy (MDT) and PMCS work together.
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Upgrade Your Assessment and Clinical Reasoning Skills
Get to the root causes of impairments faster with better evaluations for:
  • Pain
  • Movement dysfunction
  • Mobility, stability, and neurological deficits
  • Fascial fitness
  • Scar mobility
  • Functional strength
Expand Your Rehab Toolbox for Orthopedic Rehab
Effective techniques you can use immediately to:
  • Reduce pain
  • Improve movement, balance, mobility and function
  • Enhance peak performance and strength
  • Prevent re-injury and readmissions
How to Combine Multiple Modalities More Effectively for Better Results
  • McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy®
  • McKenzie Method Pain-Mechanism Classification System® Technology-guided movement screening
  • Myofascial cupping
  • Kinesiology taping
  • Therapeutic exercise
Design Robust, Innovative Plans of Care for Your Patients
  • Comprehensive strategies for:
  • Sports injuries and performance
  • Rotator cuff tears and impingement
  • Low back pain
  • Lumbo/pelvic/hip complex impairments
  • ACL injuries
  • Fascial restrictions
Case Studies and Lab Demonstrations
Putting it all together


Robert Donatelli, PhD, PT is the Director of Out Reach Sports Program in Las Vegas, NV where he works directly with the UNLV hockey team and is responsible for the development of a post-concussion program and assessment and treatment of injuries. During his career, he has worked with an impressive list of sports teams as well as professional and Olympic athletes including Andy Roddick, Jimmy Connors, John McEnroe, Natalie Gublis, the Chinese Olympic Team, and most recently with Dan Uggla of the Washington Nationals.

In addition to his accomplishments in the clinical arena, Dr. Donatelli has lectured both nationally and internationally as a keynote and has published over 30 articles in peer reviewed journals and published three textbooks: Physical Therapy of the Shoulder 5th Ed, Orthopedic Physical Therapy 4th Ed, Biomechanics of the Foot and Ankle 2nd Ed and Sports Specific Rehabilitation 1st.


Shante Cofield, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS, CF-L1, aka The Movement Maestro, is a former Division I athlete with a passion for movement surpassed only by her passion for learning. Shante graduated from Georgetown University and then continued her educational pursuits at New York University, graduating with a Doctorate in physical therapy and becoming a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and Orthopedic Clinical Specialist. Shante practices in Los Angeles with specialties ranging from CrossFit injuries to pelvic floor dysfunction. As a Selective Functional Movement Assessment provider, Shante utilizes a movement-based treatment approach that incorporates manual therapy, NeuroKinetic Therapy, corrective exercises, and techniques such as kinesiology taping and IASTM. Additionally, Shante is a Functional Range Conditioning mobility specialist and holds a CrossFit Level I trainer certificate.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: C. Shante Cofield is the creator of The Movement Maestro. She receives a speaking honorarium from RockTape. Dr. Cofield receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: C. Shante Cofield has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.


Milica McDowell, MSPT, DPT, ACSM-HFS, specializes in orthopedic and sports medicine rehabilitation. She is certified by the ACSM as a Health Fitness Specialist. In addition to teaching courses in Kinesiology and Biomechanics in the Health and Human Performance Department at Montana State University – Bozeman, Milica established Clearwater Physical Therapy in 2004, a practice where she maintains a clinical caseload in physical therapy. Clearwater offers state of the art technology like an Alter-G treadmill, IASTM, dry needling and kinetic chain integration. She is co-owner of Bluebird Medical Supply Company, a DME provider serving Southwest Montana, which works with patients throughout the lifespan and functionality spectrum. Milica is a co-founder of 4cSports Injury Analytics, a biomechanics analysis software company that works in the markerless motion capture space. An avid athlete who played basketball throughout college, she’s training for her 3rd Ironman triathlete, enjoys hot yoga classes, is an aspiring far biker, and is the proud mother to a 10-year-old black diamond skier.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Milica McDowell is founder of Clearwater Therapeutic Physical Therapy; and Bluebird Medical Supply Company. She is the co-founder of 4cSports Injury Analytics. Dr. McDowell receives an honorarium from RockTape. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Milica McDowell is a member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association.


Margaux Lojacono, PT, DPT, MS, OCS, FAAOMPT, Cert. MDT, graduated from Ithaca College with a Master of Science degree in physical therapy from Daemen College in 2007. She has worked for Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center since 2001 in a variety of settings and works at the Summit Healthplex satellite outpatient clinic. She is the lead physical therapist for the Center’s multidisciplinary concussion management team. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists and is also board-certified as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Margaux Lojacono has an employment relationship with Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center. She receives compensation from McKenzie Institute USA. Dr. Lojacono receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Margaux Lojacono is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association; and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists.


Joe Lorenzetti, PT, DPT, MS, OCS, FAAOMPT, Cert. MDT, MTC, graduated from D’Youville College in 2004 with his master’s degree in physical therapy. In 2010, he completed his Doctorate in physical therapy through the University of St. Augustine in St. Augustine, Florida. Joe also earned his Manual Therapy Certification through the same University. He is also certified in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT). He finished the Orthopedic Manual Physical Fellowship offered by Daemen College in 2014. He most recently completed the orthopedic clinical specialist examination through the American Physical Therapy Association. Joe serves as a Fellowship mentor for the McKenzie Institute and Daemen College. He is also an adjunct instructor for both the Bryant & Stratton College Physical Therapy Assistant program and the Daemen College Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy program. He is the Clinical Specialist for the spine program at Catholic Health System in Buffalo, NY.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Joe Lorenzetti is an adjunct professor at Bryant & Stratton College and Daemen College. He receives compensation from McKenzie Institute USA. Dr. Lorenzetti receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Joe Lorenzetti is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association; and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists.
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