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Manual Therapy Certification Curriculum
IAMT has developed a unique curriculum of manual therapy courses specifically designed to provide clinicians with a solid foundation in both examination and treatment. Our curriculum is centered around clinical reasoning skills and is strongly evidence-based. Our teaching model ensures the therapist focuses not only on the source of the patient’s symptoms but also the causative factors. A variety of eclectic manual therapy and exercise interventions are taught by expert clinicians throughout our curriculum with a strong emphasis on patient outcomes and function achieved through constant assessment. The certification program consists of 8 Manual Therapy courses and upon completion candidates will be eligible to sit for IAMT’s COMT exam. These courses may also be taken independently of the certification curriculum.

Specialty Courses
IAMT is proud to provide advanced specialty courses that encompass a variety of manual therapy and sports medicine topics including: Advanced Sports Medicine Upper Extremity, Advanced Sports Medicine Lower Extremity, Manual Therapy Tool Kit, Trigger Point Dry Needling, Pelvic Floor for the Manual Therapist and many others. We will continue to offer new and exciting educational opportunities through our network of world renowned experts. For a list of our current panel of talented US and international instructors, please refer to the “Our Experts” section of our website.


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Medical Screening (Franklin, TN)

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Therapists are now primary care providers. As such, they must be able to screen for problems and needs beyond the scope of physical therapy and refer…

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Upper Quarter Examinations and Treatments (Mobile)

Saturday, October 7, 2017

This course covers clinical examination, manual therapy and exercise interventions for the entire upper quarter utilizing a clinical reasoning approach. The course considers the current literature…

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Exercise Prescription (Cary, NC)

Saturday, October 14, 2017

This course is designed to enhance a physical therapists ability to develop and prescribe an individualized exercise program of the spine and extremities for the patient’s…

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Trigger Point Dry Needling Level 2 (Reston, VA)

Friday, October 20, 2017

This course is a continuation of the Trigger Point Dry Needling Level 1 course with the addition of more challenging techniques. The course covers techniques surrounding…

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Neuroscience for the Manual Therapist (Franklin, TN)

Saturday, October 21, 2017

This course is intended to integrate recent neuroanatomical findings that explain and support the clinical practice of manual therapy. The profession has sought to evolve from…

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Upper Quarter Examinations and Treatments (Franklin, TN)

Saturday, October 21, 2017

This course covers clinical examination, manual therapy and exercise interventions for the entire upper quarter utilizing a clinical reasoning approach. The course considers the current literature…

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Vestibular Rehabilitation (Raleigh, NC)

Saturday, October 28, 2017

According to the Vestibular Disorders Association, as many as 35% of adults aged 40 years or older in the US have experienced vestibular dysfunction. This amounts…

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Myofascial Treatment and Taping Applications (Knoxville, TN)

Saturday, November 4, 2017

This course covers clinical examination and treatment of the soft tissue components of the musculoskeletal and peripheral nervous system. This course focuses on soft tissue assessment…

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Lumbo Pelvic Examinations and Treatments (Franklin, TN)

Saturday, November 4, 2017

This course covers clinical examination, manual therapy and exercise treatment interventions for the lumbo-pelvic region utilizing a clinical reasoning approach. The course considers the current literature…

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Manual Therapy Toolkit (Cary, NC)

Saturday, November 4, 2017

This lab intensive course weaves together the concepts of regional interdependence and efficient use of test-treat-retest in manual therapy in order to improve therapeutic alliance and…

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Lower Quarter Examinations and Treatments (Louisville, KY)

Saturday, November 4, 2017

This course covers clinical examination, manual therapy and exercise interventions for the entire lower quarter utilizing a clinical reasoning approach and functional movement assessment. The course…

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Trigger Point Dry Needling Level 1 (Charleston, SC)

Saturday, November 4, 2017

This course is designed to teach introductory level techniques for trigger point dry needling throughout the entire body. The course also presents the clinical reasoning and…

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Medical Screening (Cordova, TN)

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Therapists are now primary care providers. As such, they must be able to screen for problems and needs beyond the scope of physical therapy and refer…

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Vestibular Rehabilitation (Fairfax, VA)

Saturday, November 11, 2017

According to the Vestibular Disorders Association, as many as 35% of adults aged 40 years or older in the US have experienced vestibular dysfunction. This amounts…

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Vestibular Rehabilitation (Franklin, TN)

Saturday, December 2, 2017

According to the Vestibular Disorders Association, as many as 35% of adults aged 40 years or older in the US have experienced vestibular dysfunction. This amounts…

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Trigger Point Dry Needling Level 3 (Franklin, TN)

Saturday, December 2, 2017

This course utilizes a case study approach to enhance clinical reasoning skills for the physical therapists and to formulate an integrative plan of care utilizing dry…

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Cervico Thoracic Examinations and Treatments (Sunset Valley, TX)

Saturday, December 9, 2017

This course covers clinical examination, manual therapy and exercise treatment interventions for the cervico-thoracic region. The course considers the current literature and compares and contrasts the…

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