Management of the Golfing Athlete Throughout the Lifespan

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Content Editor:
Lindsay Becker, DPT, SCS, CSCS, CGFI-M3

Managing Editor:
Rob Manske, PT, DPT, MEd, SCS, ATC

30 CEUs

Course Objectives
Understand the musculoskeletal demands of the golf swing and common injuries affecting the golfing athlete.
Describe how physical limitations can cause golf swing inefficiencies.
Describe the components of a comprehensive golf evaluation and work within a team to create a plan of care.
Desribe the components of a golf performance program.
Describe the physiological/musculoskeletal changes affecting the senior golfer.
Understand how to develop a comprehensive junior golf program utilizing the long term athletic development model.

Table of Contents
Chapter 1
Golf epidemiology and common injuries
Barton Bishop, DPT, SCS, TPI CGFI-MP2, CSCS
Chapter 2
Golf swing efficiency
Greg Rose, DC
Phillip Cheetham, PhD
Michael Voight, PT, DHSc, OCS, SCS, ATC, FAPTA
Chapter 3
Evaluation of the golf athlete
Jeffery Banaszak, PT, CSCS
Chapter 4
Performance training for the golfer
Lindsay Becker, DPT, SCS, CSCS, CGFI-M3
Chapter 5
The senior golfer: special considerations
Jeff Ciolek PT, ATC, COMT, CGFI-3
Kelly Holcomb, PT, MPT, CGFI-2
Brian Stalter, PT, MPT, CGFI-1
Chapter 6
Working with the junior golfer
Lindsay Becker, DPT, SCS, CSCS, CGFI-M3
Jonathan Rhodes, MSPT, MBA, DPT