Arizona Physical Therapy Directors - Education Series October & November

Arizona Physical Therapy Directors

Presents: Dinner and Education Series 2022

 Gateway Community College - 108 N. 40th Street, Phoenix

Complimentary Dinner at 5:00 PM with Educational Program from 5:30 PM to 8:45 PM

Program content is appropriate for: PT, PTA, OT, COTA & SLP

Approved for APTA Arizona CEU for 3.0 Credits

(Synchronous Virtual Attendance is also available over Zoom, link provided prior to the event)

October 20th, 2022

Weathering the Storm, Learning to be Resilient in a Challenging World
Presented by Rene Batson MODL, and Brian Wood MBA from
Looking Forward Consulting

Course Description: Participants will learn the four fundamental elements that help build resiliency: Attention, Thoughts, Actions, and Motivation. The course will show participants how to apply those skills when faced with a crisis and develop ways to utilize them in building resilience, both personally and professionally.

Rene Batson is a leadership development expert with 10 years of administrative leadership experience in healthcare. She earned a bachelor’s degree from St. Joseph’s College of Maine in 2015 in Adult Education and Training, and a master’s degree from St. Joseph’s University in Organizational Development and Leadership. She is also a Strategic Intervention certified coach, supporting people at both personal and professional levels. Rene owns and operates RBE Consultants, in addition to her work as Director of Client Success for Looking Forward Consulting. In both positions, she facilitates leadership courses in virtual and live formats, creates instructional designs and E-learning, and coaches leaders in fulfilling their own potential.

Brian Wood is the President of MARS Coaching and the Director of Business Development for Looking Forward Consulting. Brian supports major corporations, professional sports organizations and municipalities. He provides confidential, professional, and executive coaching, virtual and in-person facilitation, and all aspects of leadership development training. Brian is also an executive coach with the American Express Leadership Academy – hosted by the Arizona State University Lodestar Center for Philanthropy and nonprofit innovation.


November 17h, 2022
Scope of Practice: Imaging and the Physical Therapist

Presented by:
Ryan Martin PT, DPT, RMSK and Colin Rigney PT, DPT, OCS, RMSK

Full details to follow on separate flyer and on

Both courses for only $140 (Students $40)  :: 
Oct 20th, $80 (Students $30)  ::  Nov 17th, $80 (Students $30)

All proceeds are donated to the Arizona Chapter of the APTA Scholarship Fund for PT and PTA students

* Registration ends 1 hour prior to the start of each course*

*Refund policy: No Refunds *Payment can be made at, check (payable to AZPTD), or cash.*

*Students: Please email for a payment link*

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Thanks to our sponsor for providing complimentary dinner:  TherapyRehabLogo-small (002)