HELP YOUR WHOLE PATIENT: BECOME A CERTIFIED NUTRITIONAL PHYSICAL THERAPIST (CNPT®) TODAY AND SEE HOW FOOD CAN IMPROVE YOUR OUTCOMES!
Did you know that the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) House of Delegates (HOD) recently passed a measure stating that PTs can and should provide nutritional counseling within their scope of training and education?
Hear what Dr. Sean M. Wells, DPT, PT, OCS, ATC/L, CSCS, NSCA-CPT, Cert-DN has to say about the need for Nutritional Physical Therapy education.
Explore our nutrition and physical therapy courses. Our expert team offers you online courses in nutrition, which you can take at your own pace.
Want to learn more about nutrition and need the basics to help guide your patients to making good, healthy choices that will improve their quality of life and outcomes?
- 3 CEUs (CEHs)
- Content includes: macronutrients, calories, food groups and daily requirements in respect to a normal, healthy population.
- Complete all courses at your own pace.
Being able to assess a patient's diet and make concrete recommendations can make the difference in a person's life. Nutrition services can also be a major booster to your bottom line, both through outcomes improvement and billable services.
-An intermediate-level nutrition knowledge for PTs and PTA's
- 3 CEUs (CEH)
- Content includes how to take a diet history, using diet tests/measures, and providing a dietary assessment and prescription for diseases
Emerging research on the gut biome, inflammation, allergies, and supplementation will be covered. This course will also cover diet topics spanning the lifespan with a focus on pediatrics and older adults.
- An advanced course
- 3 CEUs (CEHs)
- Focused on disease modification, supplementation, gut-biome, gut-brain interactions, and nutrition content for PT specialty areas (e.g. Women's Health, Wound Care, Neuro, Ortho, Sports, Oncology)
Get all 3 of the above courses, 9 hours of credits, and save!
Save a bundle. Save over $60 by purchasing all 3 of our online, board-approved, continuing education courses for $239.00. The bundle includes Course I: Introduction to Nutrition, Course II: Nutrition Assessment / Prescription, and Course III: Specialized Nutrition for PTs.Learn More
Expand your knowledge base through our online courses to provide better care for your patients and be on the cutting edge of PT. These courses are appropriate for Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistant, Athletic Trainers, Registered Nurses and Nursing Home Admins.
Assess diets and patients to understand when to make food changes or refer out to another provider
Provide evidence-based diet and food recommendations for select patients to optimize recovery, reduce pain, and alter inflammation
Educate patients on the benefits and drawbacks to certain food choices and diet plans
Our expert team offers you 3 online courses in nutrition. If you choose to take all 3 you will earn the title of Certified Nutritional Physical Therapist (CNPT®). The courses and certificate included in this institue will provide you with the essential training and education for you to help some of your patients in a more holisitic and effective way.Why Be Certified
"Probably the best certification level course I have taken in over a decade!"
"I have wanted to better serve my patients by expanding my knowledge of nutrition and PT and now I have the confidence and educational resources to do just that!"
"I found this course to be a lot of knowledge, informative and immediately applicable to my practice."
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