set your program apart

with astym certification

WHY Astym®?

We are in a new era in preparing clinicians to be effective therapists. Staying at the forefront of research and innovation is crucial. Astym therapy, backed by extensive research and proven effectiveness, is set to revolutionize how PT Schools prepare students for their careers after graduation. 

Be the program that offers more

Transform Your Students into Master Clinicians

Meet the first program
that interated astym certification

DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY

In recognition that excellence brings rewards, Duquesne’s Physical therapy program has added certification in Astym Therapy to its curriculum. Going a step further, Duquesne Athletics has certified its entire athletic training staff in Astym. Science matters, and that is why Duquesne chose Astym therapy.

GO BEYOND WITH ASTYM THERAPY

Astym Therapy’s scientific foundation is set to reshape the field of physical therapy. Our mission of delivering a treatment system backed by science, reliability, and predictability aligns seamlessly with Duquesne’s commitment to evidence-based practice. Read more about our partnership here.

BEST OUTCOMES IN PHYSICAL THERAPY

EMPOWERED CLINICIANS

PROVEN RELIABILITY BY
LEVEL 1 RESEARCH

47 PEER REVIEWED ARTICLES

What YouR STUDENTS WILL Learn

Students in the Astym therapy certification program will receive intensive review of surface anatomy, gain valuable hands-on applicable skills, and learn proven treatment protocols that improve clinical outcomes.

  • Identify pathomechanics and fibrosis patterns in kinetic chains
  • Learn the physiology and methodology behind Astym therapy
  • Determine Astym therapy indications, precautions, and contraindications
  • Design appropriate Astym therapy loading programs

Common diagnoses that show excellent clinical results with Astym therapy

  • Achilles tendinopathy
  • Acute & chronic ankle sprains
  • Anterior & posterior tibialis tendinopathy
  • Arthrofibrosis
  • Non-radicular back pain
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • DeQuervain’s tenosynovitis
  • Hamstring strain
  • IT band syndrome
  • Post traumatic scar tissue/fibrosis
  • Medial epicondylopathy
  • Patellar tendinopathy
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Post-mastectomy scar tissue
  • Post-Op scar tissue
  • Rotator cuff tendinopathy
  • Scar tissue / fibrosis
  • Trochanteric bursitis
  • Flexor carpi ulnaris tendinitis
  • How to apply Astym therapy to improve the effectiveness when multiple musculoskeletal injuries
  • Practice advanced rehabilitation methods
  • Treatment system that instills confidence to apply successful hands-on care for patients from day one
  • Broadens the scope of conditions a therapist can effectively treat

Want to add Astym Certification to your curriculum?

Course Schedule

March 2 - 3, 2024 | Ruston, LA - RESERVED

 

 

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IN-PERSON COURSE

Blended Learning

Online work before live course

8 hours/day for in-person portion

6-10 hours to complete online work

Eligible for up to 29.25 CEUs

ONLINE COURSE

Self-Paced

1:1 exams with instructors via Zoom

Access for 60 days

Up to 28 hours to complete

Eligible for up to 28 CEUs

The value of the Astym Certification remains the same whether a clinician has been certified through our hybrid learning experience or our online course experience. Both educational opportunities require intensive online training and interactive practical exams with an Astym Certified Instructor.