CINDY STEIN

EDUCATION

· Temple University – M.Ed in Exercise Physiology,1982

· University of Pittsburgh – B.S. in Physical Therapy,1974

WORK EXPERIENCE

· Owner Conquer Concussion teaching seminars

· Owner, Private Practice, Squirrel Hill Physical Therapy Center,1982-2015

· Contract Physical Therapist

~ Nursing Services Home Care, 1982

~ Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, 1982

~ Sea West Physical Therapy, Long Beach, CA,1982

· Chief Physical Therapist | Naval Regional Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA,1976-1981

· Staff Physical Therapist | Naval Academy Annapolis, Annapolis, MD,1974-1976

· Senior Clinical Instructor | Hahnemann Medical College, Dept. of P.T., Philadelphia, PA, 1980-1981

· Visiting Professor

~ Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 1978-1981

~ University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1977-1981

~ University of Delaware, New Castle, DE, 1978-1979

· Part-time Physical Therapist

~ NRMC, Long Beach, CA,1982

~ Methodist Hospital, Sports Medicine Clinic, Philadelphia, PA, 1980-1981

~ Director of Multiple Sclerosis Clinic, 1978-1979

~ Homestead Hospital, Homestead, PA 1974

· Consultive and Advisory Positions

~ Clinical Instructor, University of Pittsburgh, 1983-1984

~ Clinical Instructor, Temple University, 1976-1981

~ Clinical Instructor,University of Pennsylvania, 1976-1981

~ Clinical Instructor,Hahnemann College, 1981-1984

~ Curriculum Advisory Committee, Hahnemann College, 1980-1981

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

. Nasal Release Technique—Ramsey New Jersey July 2017

. Nasal Release Technique—Pittsburgh Pa May 2017

. Nasal Release Technique—Kuwait City Kuwait April 2017

* Nasal Release Technique—Los Angeles CA March 2017

* Nasal Release Technique—San Francisco CA March 2017

* Nasal Release Technique—Pittsburgh Pa Nov 2016

* Nasal Release Technique—Pittsburgh Pa Sept 2016

* Nasal Release Technique — Pittsburgh Pa August 2016

* Nasal Release Technique—Pittsburgh Pa April 2016

* Nasal Release Technique—Massapequa NY March 2016

* Nasal Release Technique –Chicago Ill Feb 2016

* Nasal Release Technique—Cleveland Ohio Oct 2015

* Nasal Release Technique—Pittsburgh Pa Nov 2015

* Nasal Release Technique—Binghamton NY Nov 2015

* Nasal Release Technique Course –Pittsburgh Pa June 2015

* Nasal Release Technique Course- Phoenix, Az. Sept 2015

* Nasal Release Technique Course – Cupertino, CA, January 2015

* Nasal Release Technique Course – Thousand Oaks, CA, January 2015

* Nasal Release Technique Course –Pittsburgh Pa. Sept 2014

 

AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

· Concussion Management

· Myofascial Release

· Nasal Release Technique

· Graston Technique

· CranioSacral Therapy

· Manual Lymph Drainage

· Sports Medicine

· Orthopedic Physical Therapy

· Back Pain Education and Treatment

PUBLICATIONS

· “Heart Rate Response to a Conditioning Program for Young Alcoholics,” A.P.T.A. Journal, Stein, C., McKelvy, P., Bertini, A.(February 1980)

CONTINUING EDUCATION WORKSHOPS

. Dry Needling Level 1 Workshop Sept 2017

· Emory Vestibular Rehabilitation Certification, Emory University, April 2015

· EndoNasal Release Technique, Dr. Rik Cederstromm, 2013

· Contact Reflex Analysis, Dr. Versendaal, 2013

· Fascial Manipulation Part 4 Antonio Stecco 2013

· Fascial Manipulation Part 3, Antonio Stecco 2012

· Massage Cupping, 2012

· Cervicogenic Headaches and Cervical Thoracic Pain, Gavin E. Hamer 2012

· Functional Core Stability, Gavin E. Hamer 2012

· The Hip to the Foot, an Evidence-Based Diagnostic and Manual Therapy Treatment Approach Gavin E. Hamer 2012

· Fascial Manupulation Part 2, Antonio Stecco, 2012

· Fascial Manipulation Part 1, Antonio Stecco, 2012

· Graston Techiques: Advanced Techniques, 2011

· Graston Technique: Introduction 2011 Certification

· Direct Access Certification 2010

· Direct Access Certification 2008

· Continuing Education

· Advanced Lymph, Upledger Institute, 2003

· Korean Hand Therapy, Albuquerque, NM, 2002

· Mechanical link III, Palm Beach, FL, 2002

· Vodder Basic Lymph Drainage, Durham, NC, 2001

· Advanced Mechanical Link, San Francisco, CA, 2001

· CranioSacral Therapy and Immune Response, Jupitar Beach, FL, 2000

· Mechanical Link III, San Francisco, CA, 2000

· Mechanical Link II, Mineapolis, CA, 2000

· Mechanical Link I, New York, NY, 2000

· Zero Balancing II, Pittsburgh, PA, 2000

· Alchemy of Touch, Baltimore, MD, 2000

· CranioSacral Pediatrics, Toronto, Canada, 1999

· Zero Balancing II, New York, NY, 1999

· Advanced CranioSacral, Toronto, Canada, 1999

· Visceral Listening Techniques, Toronto, Canada, 1998

· Visceral Manipulation, 1998

· Process Accupressure 1B, 1998

· Lymphatic Drainage III, Hartford, CT, 1998

· Process Accupressure 1A

· Mechanical Link I, Toronto, Canada, 1998

· Mechanical Link II, New Orleans, LA, 1998

· Visceral Manipulation 1-B, San Francisco, CA, 1998

· Tigger Point Therapy Janet Travell, Washington DC, 1997

· Tigger Point Therapy Upper Quadrant Janet Travell, Baltimore, MD, 1997

· Lymphatic Drainage I, Upledger Institute, Toronto, Canada, 1997

· Lymphatic Drainage II, Upledger Institute, Toronto, Canada, 1997

· CranioSacral I, Philadelphia, PA, 1997

· CranioSacral II, Philadelphia, PA, 1997

· SomatoEmotional Release, Dayton, OH, 1997

· Zero Balancing, Toronto, Canada, 1997

· Visceral Manipulation, Philadelphia, PA, 1997

· Myofascial Mapping, Toronto, Canada, 1997

· Spinal Manipulation Course, San Francisco, CA, 1992

· Gordon Group Myofascial Reorganization, 1992

· Gordon Group Advanced Myofascial Reorganization, 1992

· Lumbar Stabiliztion, Pittsburgh, PA, 1990

· Myofascial and SomatoEmotional Release, Captiva, FL, 1987

· Rocabado Course, TMJ Dysfunction, Knoxville, TN, 1986

· Muscle Energy Course, Pittsburgh, PA, 1984

· Mechanical Therapy of Lumbar Spine by Rubin McKenzie, San Francisco, CA, 1982

· California Physical Therapy Association Conference, Anaheim, CA, 1981

· American Society of Hand Conference, Philadelphia, PA, 1981

· Cyriax Orthopedic Evaluation Part I, Philadelphia, PA, 1981

· Neurology for RehabPersonnel, Tufts University, Boston, MA, 1980

· Sports Medicine Institute, Sports Medicine Course, West Chester, PA, 1980

· American Physical Therapy Conference, Atlanta, GA, 1979

· Combined Sections Meeting American PT Assoc.,San Francisco, CA, 1979

· Electromyographic Training Course, Portsmouth, VA, 1979

· APTA Electrophysiologic Evaluation I, II, III, San Francisco, Atlanta, New Orleans, 1979

· Cyriax Orthopedic Evaluation, Philadelphia, PA, 1978

· Orthopedic Anatomy Course, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 1978

· New Jersey Orthopedic Section Joint Mobilization Course, Philadelphia, PA, 1977

· Cyriax Orthopedic Evaluation and Treatment, Rochester, NY, 1977

· Supervision and Administration, University of Pennsylvania, 1977

· Spinal Cord Anatomy, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 1977

· Extremity Mobilization, John Mennel, Philadelphia, PA, 1977

· Basic Extremity Mobilization, Paris, Atlanta, GA, 1977

· Cardiac Rehab Symposium, Reading PA, 1977

· Cardiac Rehab Course, Highlandview Hospital, Cleveland, OH, 1977

· Rheumatoid Arthritis Symposium, Annapolis, MD, 1977

· Systemic Lupis Erythematous Symposium, Philadelphia, PA, 1977

· Nerve and Muscle Physiology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 1976

· Introduction to Joint Mobilization, Paris, Atlanta, GA, 1976

· Western PA Arthritis Project, Pittsburgh, PA, 1976

· UCLA Prosthetic-Orthotics Course, Los Angeles, CA, 1975

· Teaching Assistant

· Lymph I, II, III, Upledger Institute

· CranioSacral II, 2001

· Lymphatic Drainage III, San Francisco, CA, 2000

· Lymph II, Toronto, Canada, 1999

· Lymph I, Washington DC, 1999

· CranioSacral I, Philadelphia, PA, 1999

· Lymph III, San Francisco, CA, 1998

· CranioSacral I, Pittsburgh, PA, 1998

· Workshops Conducted or Organized

· Cyriax Orthopedic Evaluation, Philadelphia, PA, 1979

· Joint Mobilization, Philadelphia, PA, 1978-1979

· Pain Management Seminar, Philadelphia, PA, 1978

· Cyriax Orthopedic Evaluation, Philadelphia, PA, 1981

· Self Lymph Drainage Workshops, Pittsburgh, PA, 1999

HONORS & AWARDS

· Navy Achievement Medal, Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1981

· Letter of Commendation, Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1981

· Grant from U.S. Navy to conduct Alcohol Research Program, $200,000.

 

 

 

ACTIVITIES

· Physical Therapist, Consultant, Paper Craft Corporation

· “Oh My Aching Back,” USS Corporation

· Guest Lecturer:

~ Alcoa Corporation

~ General Nutrition Corporation

~ University of Pittsburgh Dental School

~ University of Pittsburgh Medical School

~ Rotary Club of Pittsburgh

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

· American Physical Therapy Association

· Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association

· Medallion Member of International Alliance of Health Care Providers

RESEARCH INTERESTS

· Nasal Release Technique

· Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury

REFERENCES

· Alan Henson, 625 Lincoln Ave, Charleroi, PA 15022

· Jody Henson, 625 Lincoln Ave, Charleroi, PA 15022 · Ron Poropatich, rkp19@pitt.edu, (301)789-4400

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