Podcasts on STAND

This June I went on my second trip with STAND. It was another great experience meeting colleagues, exchanging ideas, and giving back. For those of you unfamiliar with STAND, it is a non-profit organization focused on establishing rehabilitation services in Haiti. Physical therapists have started and continue to run this organization. It is a great…

What I Learned from STAND: Rethinking Manipulation

The Manual Therapist Blog recently had a blog post that talked about using manipulation as a method to help our patients get better. This reminded me of how I started rethinking my views on manipulations and high grade mobilizations (mobs). After my trip to Haiti, it really made me reconsider these treatment strategies. Most of…

What I Learned from STAND Part 1

I started with the title “What I Learned from STAND” ready to write a post covering all the things I learned in Haiti. After a little bit, I realized that may be a little ambitious to cover in a single post. I decided I am going to break things up a little and cover one…

STAND

Four weeks ago, I had the pleasure of volunteering with an organization called STAND (Sustainable Therapy and New Development). The goal of this non-profit organization is to eventually establish permanent orthopedic rehab services in Haiti. It was a fantastic trip and helped spur the creation of this site. (I plan to write more about my…