Kate McCarthy, PTA 2017-06-18T12:11:33+00:00

Project Description

Kate McCarthy, PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant

Kate received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Western Washington University in 1988, and has a background working in the social services.  In 2008 she received her degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant from Whatcom Community College, and has had the opportunity to work in both hospital and outpatient settings.  She enjoys her work with individuals of all ages, addressing rehabilitation for a variety of injury, post surgical, and medical conditions.

Western Washington University, 1988: Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology
Whatcom Community College, 2008: Physical Therapist Assistant
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The Mediterranean Dite: An Approach to Better Health
Knee Pain: A clinical Update
Women’s Health: Chronic Pain
Vitamin D: Vitamin, Hormone, Protector
The Power of Walking
Arthritis, Diet, and Exercise
Women’s Health and Physical Fitness
Therapeutic Taping, Posture and Positioning Techniques
CPR
Arthritis, Back Ache, and Bone Disease
Understanding Designing & Implementing Functional Exercises for Seniors
Pilates: why it Works. Principals of Functional Exercise
Yoga as a Therapeutic Tool
How the Brain Forms New Habits
Manual Skills for Upper Quarter Clinical Pearls
Therapeutic Balls
Shoulder Disorders/ Injuries
CPR
Applied Techniques of Manual Therapy-Treatment of Common Extremity Dysfunction Through Mobilization