Therapies - More Is Not Always Better

“How much” has little to do with “how effective”

Ryan Jacobson, PT, DPT, PCS is a Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy who has served children and families for over 15 years in home, early intervention, and clinical settings. He currently serves as core faculty at George Fox University in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program. He also works at the Providence Children's Development Institute, and has his own home-based private physical therapy practice. In all of his community involvement, Ryan is seeking to empower families in achieving what really matters for their children and family.

At this free workshop, Ryan will discuss real case examples, share his thoughts and provide information regarding:

  • life balance amidst demands of therapy and doctor appointments
  • communication with your therapist about what really matters for your child and family
  • strategies for maximizing the value of therapies
  • partnership with your therapist in creating do-able, effective home programs
  • current evidence and myths around levels of necessary therapy

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Registration instructions:

Register at Click on “online class catalog” and search by class name for “Swindells Center–More Is Not Always Better Salem.”

To register by phone, call 503-215-2429 or 800-833-8899 ext 52429. Spanish registration and interpretation services are available if requested before Mar. 26. Please call 503-574-6595.

This workshop is free thanks to the generosity of the Community Health Education Center, CHEC, and Salem Health Foundation.