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Contact the SIG Chairperson

Kelsie Kaiser, PT, DPT

Get Involved

There are many benefits included in joining the California Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy Special Interest Group (COMPTSIG) including:

  • Discounts on COMPTSIG courses (recover your membership fee at your first course!).
  • Access to the Members only section of our website, comptsig.org.
  • Summary Reviews of clinically relevant manual therapy research articles that include how the research findings can be applied to your patients in your clinical practice.
  • A quarterly Newsletter to help keep you abreast of recent developments in OMT.
  • Involvement in efforts to promote orthopedic manual physical therapy.
  • A reduced hourly rate for attorney fees for physical therapy related issues.
  • A connection to like-minded physical therapist in California.

SIG Events

Looking to catch up on CEUs and meet fellow PT professionals and students? Here's what's happening.

Myofascial Decompression
(postponed until 2021)
USC-Health Science Campus, Los Angeles, CA
CEUs: 0.8 (pending approval)

Registration: comptsig.org/coned
Questions: Email coned@comptsig.org

NorCal One Day HVLA Course
(postponed until 2021)
Location: Sacramento, CA (Facility TBD)
CEUs: 0.8 (pending approval)

Registration: comptsig.org/event-3715920/Registration
Questions: Email coned@comptsig.org

There are many networking opportunities in your district. Attend SIG business meetings, town halls or Chapter and National activities.

Local COMPTSIG Study Groups Around California

Local PT's are hosting study groups around the state. Meet at a nearby clinic, discuss case studies, learn new techniques, make friends. Free to attend for first-timers but are encouraged to join COMPTSIG at $30/year to continue supporting manual therapy practice in California.

Current host sites

Oakland Ortho Nerd Night
Location: 26 Eastwood Ct, Oakland, CA 94611
Time/Date: Thursday Evenings, 7:30 - 9:30 pm
Contact person: Please RSVP to Bryan@ausinheiler.com

San Francisco Study Group
Location: 1162A Gorgas Ave, San Francisco, CA 94129
Contact person: To be notified of future study group meetings please Dianna

Looking for a study group in your area? Check out the new Local Study Groups page for all current study groups across California. Let us know if you want to add your own group to the list, and COMPTSIG will help you find like-minded PTs in your area.

Read about what is happening with the Special Interest Group.

PR events can vary from volunteering in your community, exhibiting at a health fair, career fairs or your local farmers market.

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