September 7-10, 2017 National Aquatic Therapy Conference
San Diego, CA - DoubleTree San Diego - Mission Valley
See Complete San Diego Course Schedule Below! - Click on Course Names for Course Descriptions/Objectives
Click Here to Make your Hotel Reservation or Call 800-222-TREE (8733) and use our Group Code: AQT.
Please make your Hotel Reservations by August 15, 2017.
DoubleTree San Diego - Mission Valley
ATRI Hotel Room Rate - $149 (plus tax)
Why Stay at ATRI Host Hotels?
Staying at ATRI host hotels offers great networking opportunities to meet your colleagues and make new friends. When you book your overnight room in the Aquatic Therapy block of rooms, we are able to guarantee a certain number of overnight rooms at the hotel and that reduces the overall costs associated with producing the conference. These savings allow ATRI to offer competitive registration fees and the services that are included with those fees, such as hands-on pool education. And you can’t beat the convenience to run between your overnight room, the pool and lecture room when staying at the host hotel.
New in 2017 - Swift Skills Courses
ATRI is offering new Swift Skills Courses in 2017. Each course is 7-8 hours in length. These courses provide you with concise, economical, practical, evidence-based education in a timely way. Collect two Swift Skills courses to be awarded an ATRI Specialty Certificate. You will also receive our CEC/CEU Record Sheet which is your official Certificate of Attendance for all courses taken at these events.
What's the Difference Between Specialty Certificates and the ATRI Certification?
Specialty Certificates are earned by taking two Swift Skills Courses for which you receive a certificate of completion at the end of the courses. The certificate is given because of the educational hours you put into the courses.
The ATRI Certification is a 3-hour comprehensive exam that will test your ability to meet the Aquatic Therapy and Rehabilitation Industry Standards to practice. The exam is optional. You may take the exam at any of our educational conferences or online anytime. Click Here for Complete Details on the ATRI Certification Exam.
Click on Course Names Below for Full Descriptions:
Please Note: Pool Workshops split time between classroom and pool. Land Workshops are in the classroom only and include land and water application. Lectures are in the classroom.
1000 = Entry Level, 2000 = Intermediate, 3000 = Advanced
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Thursday Full-Day Courses (7:30 am-5:00 pm) - 8 credit hours equal to 8 CECs/.8 CEUs
1200 - Intro. to Aquatic Therapy and Rehab - Ruth Sova, MS, ATRIC [Pool Workshop]
NEW! 2301 - BioExercise: Correcting Muscle Tone, Weakness and Dysfunction - Laurie Denomme, B.Kinesiology; Katrien Lemahieu, MSEN, ATRIC [Pool Workshop] SWIFT SKILLS COURSE
NEW! 2330 - Neuro Cross Training for Ortho Patients - Beth Scalone, PT, DPT, OCS, ATRIC [Pool Workshop] SWIFT SKILLS COURSE
Friday, September 8, 2017
Friday Full-Day Courses
2802 - Ai Chi Certification - Ruth Sova, MS, ATRIC [Pool Workshop] (7:30 am-4:30 pm) - 8.0 credit hours equal to 8.0 CECs/.8 CEUs SWIFT SKILLS COURSE
NEW! 3300 - Thoracic Spine: The Missing Link to Function - Beth Scalone, PT, DPT, OCS, ATRIC [Pool Workshop] (7:30 am-5:30 pm) - 8.0 credit hours equal to 8.0 CECs/.8 CEUs SWIFT SKILLS COURSE
Friday Morning Courses
NEW! 1308 - Build Triplane Hip Stability - Laurie Denomme, B.Kinesiology [Pool Workshop] (7:30 am-12:00 pm) - 4.5 credit hours equal to 4.5 CECs/.45 CEUs
2007 - Osteoporosis Update - Terri Mitchell, BA, PTA, ATRIC [Land Workshop] (8:00-11:00 am) - 3.0 credit hours equal to 3.0 CECs/.3 CEUs
Friday Afternoon Courses
1218 - Kids Ortho - Katrien Lemahieu, MSEN, ATRIC [Pool Workshop] (12:30-4:30 pm) - 4.0 credit hours equal to 4.0 CECs/.4 CEUs
NEW! 2631 - Increasing ROM with PNF Stretching - Terri Mitchell, BA, PTA, ATRIC [Pool Workshop] (1:00-5:00 pm) - 4.0 credit hours equal to 4.0 CECs/.4 CEUs
Saturday, September 9, 2017
Saturday Full-Day Course
NEW! 3301 - Demystifying the SI Joint - Beth Scalone, PT, DPT, OCS, ATRIC [Pool Workshop] (7:30 am-4:45 pm) - 7.0 credit hours equal to 7.0 CECs/.7 CEUs SWIFT SKILLS COURSE
Saturday Morning Courses
2513 - Progressions for Parkinson's Disease - Mary LaBarre, PT, DPT, ATRIC [Pool Workshop] (7:30-11:00 am) - 3.5 credit hours equal to 3.5 CECs/.35 CEUs
NEW! 2626 - Loaded Movement Training for Hips - Terri Mitchell, BA, PTA, ATRIC [Pool Workshop] (7:30-11:00 am) - 3.5 credit hours equal to 3.5 CECs/.35 CEUs
NEW! 2810 - Marketing Aquatic Therapy - Lynda Huey, MS [Lecture] (8:00-11:00 am) - 3.0 credit hours equal to 3.0 CECs/.3 CEUs
Saturday Luncheon and Ruth Sova Birthday Roast (11:30 am - 1:15 pm) This Event is included in Registration Fee - Please Join Us!
Saturday Afternoon Courses
NEW! 1306 - Inflammation Issues - Sheralee Beebe, BA, ATRIC [Lecture] (1:30-4:30 pm) - 3.0 credit hours equal to 3.0 CECs/.3 CEUs
2214 - Progression Principles - Lynda Huey, MS [Pool Workshop] (1:30-4:45 pm) - 3.0 credit hours equal to 3.0 CECs/.3 CEUs
NEW! 2302 - Shoulder Mobility Techniques - Terri Mitchell, PTA, ATRIC [Pool Workshop] (2:00-5:15 pm) - 3.0 credit hours equal to 3.0 CECs/.3 CEUs
Sunday, September 10, 2017
Sunday Morning Courses
NEW! 1628 - Keltic Hands - Jim Kelsey, KT, ATRIC [Pool Only] (7:00-8:00 am) - 1.0 credit hour equal to 1.0 CECs/.1 CEU
1809 - ATRI Certification QuickPrep - Ruth Sova, MS, ATRIC [Lecture] (7:00-8:15 am) - 1.0 credit hour equal to 1.0 CECs/.1 CEU
1508 - Spinal Injury Techniques - Adam Wilson, MS, CTRS [Pool Workshop] (8:30-11:30 am) - 3.0 credit hours equal to 3.0 CECs/.3 CEUs
NEW! 2231 - Low Pressure Fitness and Hypopressive Training - Angie Mueller, PT, DPT [Land Workshop] (8:30-11:30 am) - 3.0 credit hours equal to 3.0 CECs/.3 CEUs
2803 - Business Side to Aquatic Therapy - Beth Scalone, PT, DPT, OCS, ATRIC [Lecture] (8:30-11:30 am) - 3.0 credit hours equal to 3.0 CECs/.3 CEUs
ATRI Certification Exam (separate fee, click at left for complete information)
Registration at 12:30 pm, Exam begins at 1:00 pm
ATRI Conference Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be sent in writing. Your registration fee may be transferred to another ATRI conference or you may transfer your registration to another person. A $50 fee paid by credit card is required for all transfers. Transfers are one-time and must be used within one year of the date of the conference from which you are transferring. If you are cancelling completely, you must cancel 30 days prior to the conference. Your registration fee, minus a $75 processing fee, will be refunded after the conference. There are no refunds for no-shows or for those not meeting the 30-day deadline.
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