Practical Crash Course

During this online course, we will cover common PCE questions, discuss marking guides, learn frameworks for tackling hard questions and develop techniques to tackle unexpected questions.

The Fall 2019 Practical Crash Course will be released on August 13th, 2019.

What’s Included?

  • Four LIVE sessions with Erin Reeds WITH Q&A time.
    • August 27th – Exercise Prescription Framework and Practice Stations*
    • September 9th – Gait Assessment and Treatment Frameworks and Practice Stations*
    • October 16th – Difficult Transfer Explained*
    • October 27th – Modalities Framework and Ethical Stations*

All sessions will be one hour and will be held at 5:00pm (PST) / 8:00pm (EST)

*Sessions are recorded for students to watch anytime

  • Practical webinars will be uploaded so you can rewatch them! Topics will include:
    • July 6: 3 Stations 3 Safety Fails
    • July 21: Joint Mobilizations—What You Need to Know
    • August 5: Breathing Techniques Framework
    • August 15: Must Know Anatomy—Part 1
    • September 10: Must Know Anatomy—Part 2
    • October 8: Selecting the Appropriate Transfer
    • October 29: TMJ Objective Exam
  • You will receive a mini-manual with your name watermarked on it
  • Practice stations with answer keys
  • BONUS: the first 50 students to register for this course will receive 16 practical stations – you can use these to create your own mock OSCE day!

About Your Instructor

Erin graduated with her Masters of Science in Physiotherapy from UBC in 2007 after completing her Bachelor of Science in Psychology at the University of Victoria in 2005. She has over 9 years of experience designing and implementing effective rehabilitation programs for clients with complex care needs including musculoskeletal and neurological injuries. Erin has worked in both acute hospital as well as private practice rehabilitation settings. She is passionate about neurological rehabilitation, specifically working with individuals who have suffered from acquired or traumatic brain injuries as well as individuals with Parkinson’s disease. Since graduating, Erin has sought out and engaged in over 20 relevant courses and workshops. She has completed numerous courses in Parkinson’s rehabilitation and is certified in both LSVT BIG and PWR and currently teaches weekly group PWR classes for individuals with Parkinson’s disease. Erin is certified in Acupuncture through the Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute (AFCI) and is also a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 200) allowing her to teach weekly adapted yoga classes to individuals with disabilities. In addition to practicing as a physiotherapist at a private neurological clinic, Erin has developed exceptional leadership skills with the experience she has gained managing that same clinic.

Erin has been a yearly examiner for the PCE over the last 7 years and has a great understanding of the examination process. She recognizes the importance of being accountable to timelines and is passionate about providing a positive, effective learning environment to foster success for the candidates who are taking the PCE. Erin is excited to be a part of the PT Exam Prep team and looks forward to working with you!