Clinical Practice: Residents will work 20-25 hours/week in the clinical setting and rotate through acute hospital care, inpatient rehabilitation, and outpatient rehabilitation at St. David’s Medical Center and the outpatient clinic at Texas State University. Residents will receive a minimum of 3 hours of one-on-one mentorship each week with neuro clinical specialists.
Didactic Curriculum: Residents will complete didactic coursework through the Department of Physical Therapy at Texas State University and the Neurologic Physical Therapy Professional Education Consortium. In addition, residents will complete modules led by Texas State University faculty covering topics including teaching and learning, health and wellness, neuroanatomy, electrodiagnostic testing, and research.
Teaching/Instruction: Residents will assist with lecture/lab instruction within the neuroscience and clinical decision-making course series for entry-level students in the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program at Texas State University. Residents will also supervise entry-level DPT students in the Texas State University OP PT Clinic.