Thu, Oct 19|
Andrews University, PT Building
Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist (COMT) Exam
Valerie Coolman October 19-20, 2023
Time & Location
Oct 19, 8:00 AM – Oct 20, 5:00 PM
Andrews University, PT Building, 8515 E Campus Cir Dr, Berrien Springs, MI 49104, USA
This oral practical examination allows the participant to demonstrate proficiency in clinical reasoning and differential diagnosis, including properly screening for serious pathology. Testing content will include assessment and management techniques including: cervical, thoracic, lumbar and sacroiliac scanning examinations, Cyriax’s STTT principles, localized spinal stability testing and appropriately graded mobilizations followed by neuromuscular reeducation and therapeutic exercise techniques for all spinal involvement. Additionally, surface anatomy and deep friction massage techniques to localized structures may be assessed, as well as peripheral joint stability and specific graded mobilizations and manipulations followed with the proper instruction of neuromuscular and therapeutic exercise prescription.
*1 Review day prior to 1 day on site.