This 4-part lecture series will help you better understand nutrition, strength testing, and aerobic capacity testing to better assess your patients, clients, and athletes.
This 6-hour, online lecture series covers the basics of nutrition as it relates to physical therapy practice & performance (macronutrients, micronutrients, supplements), exercise testing & prescription (1RM strength testing, aerobic capacity testing), and addresses the basics of GPP training as well as sport specialization training. In addition, 4 in-depth case studies are provided to maximize learning. Students will be tested with a quiz at the conclusion of the course in order to receive CEUs.
- Understand the relationship between macronutrients, micronutrients, supplements, and diet strategies (Keto, Atkins, Paleo & more!)
EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY: MASTER THE BASICS
- Better understand the role of the 3 major energy systems and exercise capacity in addition to testing strength & aerobic capacity
GPP VS. SPORT SPECIALIZATION
- Learn the research supporting GPP training as well as the perils of early sport specialization in youth populations
- Apply the concepts learned in the class to a series of patient case studies
$29.99| Lifetime access to course material | Approved for 6 CEUs