Wellness Society - since 1984
- now offering
"Wellness & PT"
12 CEHs course
PTs and PTAs.
Sept. 14 - 15 2019
The textbook "Wellness and Physical Therapy" (published by Jones & Bartlett) is required reading in many entry-level PT programs throughout the nation and internationally.
Are PT students any more "well" than the average people? Are they as "well" as other health care practitioners?
Are PTs "well" in terms of aerobic capacity? Are PTs good wellness role models?
Can an overweight woman loss "weight" on a very low calorie diet?
How much fat versus muscle are you losing on your low calorie diet and exercise plan?
The first book about wellness, High Level Wellness, was authored by Halbert Dunn, MD, PhD in published in 1961. It was written to be manual for physicians.
The mission of the Wellness Society is to offer wellness education to physical therapists (PTs) and physical therapist assistants (PTAs) so they may enhance the wellness of their patients, their communities and themselves.