GCS Prep-Program

This self-guided GCS Prep-Program is designed to give you the tools you need to pass the test, gain expertise, and elevate the profession — all while earning CEUs.

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Enhance your skills & take the next step in your career

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Study advanced topics taught by the top instructors in physical therapy.

Identify Strengths

Analyze your strengths and weaknesses. View your scores by practice area and patient population.

Personalize Your Plan

Customize the prep experience to meet your needs. Study in groups or on your own.

Advance Your Career

Prepare for the test and earn CEUs - all included in the annual MedBridge subscription.

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Track Your Strength

The GCS Prep-Program is based on practice areas in alignment with the Geriatric Description of Specialty Practice (DSP). Over 300 test questions are mapped to the DSP so participants can track their strengths and weaknesses to prepare for the exam.

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See your strength in over 15 categories! Begin the GCS program today.

Meet Our Instructors

Why Take the GCS?

Hear about our GCS Program from Kathryn Brewer.
  • Distinguish Yourself

    Board specialization can instantly set you apart and make you recognizable amongst colleagues and patients.

  • Further Your Career

    Board Certification opens a career path to help you improve care and advance your career.

  • Elevate the Profession

    You want to be the best clinician possible. Certifications demonstrate your expertise and elevate the field of physical therapy.

What's Included in the Program

  • Advanced Courses

    Choose from over 50 online, video-based courses taught by the experts

  • Practice Questions

    Study with over 300 practice questions and recommended journal articles

  • Group Study

    Prepare on your own or with others sitting for the exam

  • Structured Program

    Improve your expertise with this 20-week program designed specifically for the GCS exam

Practice Exam

Case Excerpt:

Your patient is a 68-year-old, active postmenopausal woman with no history of fracture or other joint disease. She has positive family history for osteoporosis; her mother had a hip fracture and her older sister recently had a vertebral compression fracture. She is osteopenic, has adequate calcium and Vitamin D intake, and wishes to avoid the progression of her condition and use of medications. She walks two miles per day and takes a Zumba class twice weekly. Your exercise and physical activity recommendations will be based on this information.


Principles of bone adaptation applied to older adults with osteoporosis include:

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