Therapeutic Associates Physical Therapy is a learning organization. We value and promote education to further individual professional development and maintain excellent, evidence-based clinical treatment. Our Continuing Education classes offer timely subject matter taught by leading instructors to help our own therapists and those outside our organization to achieve these goals.

Course Schedule

Upcoming continuing education classes are listed below.

  • Get more details on the class by clicking on the class name
  • Click on [Register] to download a registration form, unless otherwise indicated
  • TAI therapists should use the Intranet to register
  • Keep in mind that TAI therapists should get the approval of their director before signing up for a course

Forms are in Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) and will require the free Adobe Acrobat Reader Software to read.

Current Courses (click course to expand)

Not your average Pharmacology course.

Join Erin E. Jobst, PT, PhD to examine drugs drugs that affect the musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, and pulmonary systems, with an emphasis on those drug classes more likely to be taken by patients/clients in the outpatient orthopedic setting. Common ADRs, important drug-drug interactions, and potential therapy solutions to limit ADRs are discussed.

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Dates:   [Register]

Date: February 17, 2018


Pacific University, Hillsboro
222 SE 8th Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97123

Instructor: Erin E. Jobst, PT, PhD

Times: 7:30 registration, 8 AM – 5 PM class 

Total Hours: 15
7 contact hours March 19, 2016
8 hours Pre- and Post-assignment

Cost: $160 TAI, $200 non-TAI

The Complete Runner:

Biomechanics, Comprehensive Assessment Techniques, Rehabilitation Strategies, Strength Development and Form Optimization for the Running Patient.

Optimizing the performance of a healthy runner is very challenging; returning a running patient back to their sport while optimizing their mechanics and training strategies adds another complicating layer to the equation.

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Dates:   [Register]

March 24-25, 2017

Therapeutic Associates North Portland PT (PACE)
4829 NE Martin Luther King Blvd. Suite 101
Portland, OR 97211


Instructors: Matthew Walsh Bsc, PT &
David V. McHenry PT, DPT, COMT

Times: 7:30 AM Registration, Saturday 8 AM-5 PM; Sunday Class 8 AM-4 PM

Contact Hours: 18 hours total

  • 2 hours pre-reading
  • 6 hours lecture
  • 10 hours practical

Cost: $425 TAI; $500 non-TAI

The intention of the course is to provide the participants a wide range of information from different elements necessary to comprehensively evaluate and treat your running clients. In this two-day course physical therapists of all levels will learn:

  • evidence based assessment and treatment strategies
  • biomechanical form assessment skills
  • epidemiological information about running injuries and strength and conditioning strategies or end stage rehabilitation of the running client.

For More Information:

Contact Dorothy Klemetson if you have any questions regarding TAI Continuing Education classes.
Dorothy Klemetson
•253-872-6028 ex.2200
•Fax: 253-872-4935

TAI Therapist should contact Susan Heath if you have any questions regarding the internal TAI Leadership Development program.
Susan Heath
•253-872-6028 ex.2219
•Fax: 253-872-4935