Program Description

The Advanced Clinical Practice in Pediatric Physical Therapy Course is a 2.5-day course geared toward advanced practice and intended for experienced pediatric physical therapists with a strong desire to investigate current theories and evidence-based practice across settings. Physical therapists who are considering taking the Pediatric Certified Specialist exam through ABPTS are particularly encouraged to participate as part of their review.

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate advanced clinical competency in the provision of physical therapy services for children with diverse abilities and their families
  2. Synthesize and describe contemporary theories and evidence-based practices, and
  3. Integrate the theories and evidence presented into physical therapy practice patterns


Advance Registration closes 9/7.


Doubletree by Hilton Phoenix Tempe: 2100 S Priest Drive, Tempe, AZ 85282; (480) 967-1441

Hotel Room Booking link:,WW,HILTONLINK,EN,DirectLink&fromId=HILTONLINKDIRECT

The hotel will hold rooms at this rate until September 5 unless the room block sells out.

Parking: Hotel self-parking is complimentary


Transportation to and from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport: The Doubletree by Hilton Phoenix-Tempe is pleased to provide 'individual guest' 24-hour complimentary airport shuttle service, every 30 minutes, to/from Sky Harbor. Arriving guests should call 480-967-1441 after receiving luggage for pick-up directions. For departures, please inform the front desk of departure time the evening before to assure availability on any given shuttle. The Hotel will also provide a shuttle for dinner for a group of 11, drop off and pick-up, within a 5-mile radius. Hotel must receive requests, including locations, two weeks prior to start date.


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