Rehabilitating Brighter Futures
October 11, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Jeffrey A. Jacob
In Recognition of National Physical Therapy Month, WESTARM Physical Therapy held a 2-day Continuing Education Seminar
Friday, October 11, 2019 – WESTARM Physical Therapy & Homecare of Lower Burrell, PA; In recognition of October as National Physical Therapy month, WESTARM Physical Therapy & Homecare provided a CEU (continuing education) seminar on spinal disorders titled “Evaluation and Treatment of the Cervicothoracic Region.” The presentation was held at their Leechburg outpatient Physical Therapy facility located at 1001 South Leechburg Hill Road, Leechburg, PA on Friday and Saturday, October 4th and 5th.
This lecture was presented by Nancy Shipe, PT, DPT, OCS, who is an Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy at Slippery Rock University in Slippery Rock, PA and Marissa DePaola, DPT, OCS, CSCS, MTC, who specializes in spinal disorders.
WESTARM’s physical therapy staff and certified athletic trainers were in attendance with additional spaces available for guests for a fee.
WESTARM Physical Therapy is a Medicare Certified Rehabilitation agency that has been in business for over 35 years. They offer Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy at nine (9) facilities primarily in the Allegheny Valley of Pittsburgh. WESTARM also contracts with local school districts to provide therapy for special-needs students and athletic training services for injured athletes. WESTARM Homecare Nursing & Therapy provides skilled nursing and licensed therapies in patients’ homes.