Category Archives: Publication

Welcome, Michael Reuland–again!

Deja vu? Well, sort of. You see, back when we wrote that first post, we were introducing Michael Reuland, the physical therapy student who was here at Creative Therapeutics on his final clinical rotation before graduating with his DPT from …
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Body Rolling Workshop: Upper Body | Thursday, June 14 | 6:00-7:15 PM

Wow! We had a great turnout of brave souls for the lower body-focused portion of our Body Rolling Workshop last month. We hope to continue the pain fun next month as we turn our attention to the upper body–back, shoulders, …
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Local Health Awareness Week | April 23-29

It’s the second annual Local Health Awareness Week! Here in the DeKalb/Sycamore area, we really are fortunate to have a good number of local businesses and practitioners who don’t just share this view, but work to provide the spaces, products, …
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Yoga Nidra–Last Wednesday Evening Each Month

We’re pleased to announce that the last Wednesday evening yoga class of each month will be reserved for Amy Prais‘s iRest Yoga Nidra. The classroom will open at 5:45 PM for students to set up, stretch, relax and reflect. The …
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Body Rolling Workshop: Lower Body | Thurs., Apr. 26 | 6:00-7:15 PM

Sometimes, you just got to bear down and roll with it. Rolling out that tight IT band on a foam roll? You may not like it–but you know you love it! In this workshop, you’ll learn how to use foam …
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Creative in the Community

Last month was a busy month for community involvement.We thought we’d let you know a few ways we’ve been helping out while out and about! First Impressions Count Mark Mattson continues to be part of the leadership resources planning committee …
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Massage Therapy: Beyond Simple Relaxation

The stereotype of people receiving massage therapy for pampering on special occasion is simply that—a stereotype. The truth is massage therapy can have real, lasting benefits on all sorts of ailments from depression to low back pain to migraines to …
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You, as a Whole

We’re proud of our team here at Creative Therapeutics. Our office staff, our therapists and our expert instructors–we all learn from each other and pull toward the same mission: providing innovative care by looking at your whole person and providing …
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Direct Access: Next Step for PT in Illinois

If you’ve been a physical therapy patient in Illinois, you know that getting treatment requires a prescription. You can be evaluated by a physical therapist, but you still must ask your physician for a referral to begin treatment. Other states, …
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Fixing Hard Therapy Caps for Medicare: Success!

Recently we asked our Medicare patients to volunteer to make a video or otherwise contact their legislators to get Congress to end hard caps for therapy for Medicare Part B, caps which limited medically necessary therapy services for patients. This …
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