Category Archives: Publication

PTs Attend CoreAlign Class

In June our PT staff traveled to Chicago to a Pilates studio called Flow Studios in Lincoln Park.  Mike, Lynn, Jamie, and Sam took an hour-long class on the CoreAlign® machine and learned a few more tricks on this versatile …
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Assessing Ballet Pointe Readiness in Young Dancers

Background: Most young ballet dancers eagerly await the time when they will get to advance to dancing en pointe; and if they wish to dance ballet professionally, dancing en pointe is a requirement.  The purpose of this article is to …
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The Airplane Test

Lynn Batalden, DPT, OCS has recently contributed an article to the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) that will be sent out to the members of the APTA’s special interest group for the performing arts.  The type of article is called …
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Girls on the Run DeKalb County 2019

Creative Therapeutics was a proud sponsor once again this year for the DeKalb County Girls on The Run race.  Girls on the Run is an international program, the mission of which is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy, and …
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Creative in the Community

Jamie Justice, PT, WCS, and Sam Eakes, DPT, took part in this year’s Girls on the Run DeKalb County Program last May. Sam represented the clinic while Jamie coached the St. Mary School DeKalb’s team. Read about it here. Mark …
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Summer Restorative Yoga Workshop

Friday, June 21 | 6:00-8:00 PM The summer solstice is upon us! Celebrate the official arrival of summer with this popular, incredibly relaxing yoga workshop. If you’re new to yoga or feel like yoga may be too challenging, don’t worry! With …
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Mike Reuland Attends Dry Needling Course

In mid-April I went to Brighton, Colorado, for KinetaCore’s Level 1 Functional Dry Needling course for continuing education and had a great time. Dry needling is a relatively new treatment technique for physical therapists in Illinois, employing a thin filiform needle to penetrate skin to …
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Introduction to Prime of Life Yoga®: Optimum Health for Midlife and Beyond

We’re excited to have Linda Karl back as a guest instructor for this great new yoga workshop!
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Meet Amanda Rhoades-Rohner

You may have noticed a new face around the clinic lately. Amanda Rhoades-Rohner is a third-year physical therapy student from NIU who is currently on her final ten-week clinical rotation here at Creative Therapeutics. Amanda graduates this upcoming May and …
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FREE Classes & Workshops at CT during Get Active Week!

We’re proud to have been selected as a partner during Get Active Week, a county-wide wellness initiative led by Live Healthy DeKalb County. To help celebrate, we are offering two free workshops, along with an expanded schedule of free classes …
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