DiamondPT Short Courses, Presentations,

and Distance Learning


Calendar - 2019






NDT Approach: Postural Control for UE and LE Function



May 4-5, 2019

Washington, DC




Facilitating Transitional Movements Effectively: 

An NDT Perspective 


May 18-19, 2019

Buffalo, NY


NDT Approach: Postural Control for UE and LE Function


Short Course August 12-14, 2019


Congress - August 15-17, 2019


Cali, Columbia




Management of Upper Extremity Neurological Problems using NDT


September 7 - 8. 2019

Lansing, Michigan






NDT:  Exploring Postural Control with an Emphasis on Upright Function and Gait




September 28-29, 2019

Salem Health

Salem, Oregon



This course is a self-contained course.  Contact the facility to see if spots are available for outside participants.

(503) 814-7999



Building a Strong Foundation: Optimizing Function of the Whole Body Using the NDT Approach


October 12 - 13, 2019

San Antonio, Texas



Additional courses are currently being scheduled

for 2020


Contact Monica at

Distance Learning and CEU Opportunities through the NDTA:

Practice Makes Perfect:  Designing Home Programs That Work - Video

Monica Diamond, PT, MS, NCS, C/NDT


Looking Forward: Progressing Interventions for the Individual with Severe Involvement - Video

Monica Diamond, PT, MS, NCS, C/NDT

Kris Gellert, OTR/L, C/NDT


Challenges and Opportunities: Using the NDT Framework for Patients with Severe Involvement - Article

Monica Diamond, PT, MS, NCS, C/NDT

Kris Gellert, OTR/L, C/NDT

Takashi Misuda PT, DPT, NCS, C/NDT


Designing Effective Home Programs - Article

Monica Diamond, PT, MS, NCS, C/NDT


Click here for additional distance learning opportunities through the NDTA.




The instructor for the short courses listed above is

Monica Diamond, PT, MS, NCS, C/NDT

  • Certified NDTA Basic and Advanced course Coordinator Instructor

  • Skilled NDTA Instructor with 30+ years experience teaching

  • Currently teaching and treating patients in the clinic

To bring a course to your facility, contact:


    Feedback from Short Course Participants:


  • Very practical, instructor excellent, very knowledgable.
  • Instructor was great, able to present information very clearly and answered questions well.  A+++ teacher!!
  • Monica was a great presenter.  Very clear and concise. I liked the way she explained things simply & also worked her way around the room to help you learn proper placement of hands and learn the technique.
  • Very informative with a good mixture of lecture and hands-on that gave me treatments that I can immediately use with patients in my caseload.  I would highly  recommend this course to my co-workers.
  • Dynamic instructor.  Presentation was thorough, comprehensive, applicable and interesting. One of the best ones I have attended!
  • I had a lot of fun and learned a lot!  Thanks!
  • Truly enjoyed the course.  Very helpful and will change and improve my treatment approach.
  • It was a well organized, thorough and information packed overview course of a complicated treatment approach.
  • Ms. Diamond is an excellent instructor - concise, caring.
  • Instructor answered all questions and fun to watch and listen to.
  • The instructor is a very knowledgable therapist with a wealth of information to convey.  This course will definitely improve and change the way I treat neuro patients.
  • The speaker was extremely knowledgeable; easy to follow; great handout book.  The video clips were very helpful.
  • Your organization and practice thinking through patient cases helped tremendously.  Pictures in the handout are great too. Thanks!
  • It's rare to find an instructor who is not only knowledgable, but also able to share that knowledge effectively - thank you!


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