COVID-19 Silver Lining: Innovative Approaches to Managing Multiple Sclerosis Through Telehealth

As the COVID-19 pandemic global fallout continues, we see destruction of quality of life measures including access to and quality of healthcare, the economy, personal safety, education, social relationships, and governance. There is, however, a silver lining. The pandemic demands that healthcare providers rethink how they deliver care to reduce risk of infection. For physical [...]

2020-05-08T10:11:40-07:00May 8th, 2020|Alumni, Community Rehabilitation Clinic, COVID-19|

5 Tips for Integrating Teletherapy for Physical Therapists

If you’re a physical therapist during this COVID-19 pandemic, there’s a good chance you are already integrating teletherapy into your practice or will be soon. The staff at the RMUoHP Community Rehabilitation Clinic (CRC) have successfully utilized teletherapy into their daily routine. Here are five tips from CRC Director Coleby Clawson, PT, DPT, CSCS, and [...]

How Understanding Developmental Coordination Disorder Improves OT and Patient Outcomes

Patti Sharp, OTD, OTR/L, graduated from the post-professional Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) program at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions. Her recent research was selected for presentation at the 2020 American Occupational Therapy Association Conference & Expo in March. Despite the conference cancellation due to COVID-19, her research on Operationalizing the Evidence on Developmental [...]

2020-04-29T14:34:20-07:00April 28th, 2020|Alumni, Doctor of Occupational Therapy|

Adapting to COVID-19: SLPD Alumna Featured Speaker at SLP Telecon

Amanda Blackwell, SLPD, CCC-SLP, is a bilingual speech-language pathologist (SLP) living in Antigua, Guatemala. Blackwell is the founder of DIGNA International, a non-profit vocational training program for adults with disabilities, and LUNA Autismo, an autism education project for Spanish speakers. A graduate of the Doctor of Speech-Language Pathology program at Rocky Mountain University of Health [...]

Success Story: Athletic Trainer Dr. Christopher Brown

Christopher Brown, PhD, LAT, ATC, CSCS, OPE-C, is a Clinical Assistant Professor and the Clinical Coordinator for the undergraduate Athletic Training and Doctor of Athletic Training programs at the University of Florida. After becoming an athletic trainer (AT), Brown enjoyed his teaching experiences while working at a clinic and decided he needed a doctorate to [...]

Tips for Balancing Graduate School and Parental Responsibilities

Regardless of the program, graduate school is a big commitment and brings its own set of unique challenges. Some of the challenges graduate students face are stress, time management, work/life balance, lack of personal support, concerns about the future, and problems with motivation (INOMICS, 2019). Now, consider adding parental responsibilities, too -  that is [...]

2019-09-30T21:31:51-07:00September 30th, 2019|Alumni, Tips for Success|

Alumni of Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions to Receive 15 percent Tuition Discount

Starting in Fall 2019, discount to help alumni reach professional and personal goals. As part of an ongoing effort by the Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP) Office of Alumni Relations to provide resources and opportunities for alumni to continue reaching their professional and personal goals, the university announced alumni are eligible for [...]

2020-01-17T09:53:24-07:00September 24th, 2019|Alumni, RMUoHP News|
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