Sherri Betz has been a physical therapist since 1991. She is a Geriatric Certified Specialist, PMA® Certified Pilates teacher, and director of TheraPilates® Physical Therapy Clinic since 2001. She was elected as the Vice-President of the Pilates Method Alliance in 2007 and served on the PMA Board of Directors from 2003-2009. Sherri is the PMA Research Committee Chair, PMA Certification Board Chair, and co-author of the PMA Exam Study Guide.
Sherri is passionately devoted to improving awareness about geriatric exercise, bone health and Pilates-based rehabilitation through development of professional and consumer education as well as through promotion of low-cost community exercise programs for older adults.
Is Pilates just a fad? Why is Pilates a good modality for rehabilitation? How is it different from yoga or other forms of exercise? In… read more
So now that you have decided to integrate Pilates into your PT practice, you might have some questions. Is Pilates Matwork safe for all types… read more
Are you afraid to refer your patients to a general Pilates Mat Class? What if there was another option for a Pilates-based exercise program using… read more
Do you know how to assess the patient with osteoporosis or a new spinal compression fracture? In this course we will assess a patient with… read more
Did you think Pilates was just for the young and fit? Pilates principles and Pilates-based exercises are perfect for the Frail Older Adult! However, 70%… read more
This course will introduce skilled nursing facility (SNF) administrators and staff to quality transitions of care for SNF residents. Emergency room (ER) visits and readmissions…