Recognized Specialty Certifications

Approved by COPSKT

Aquatics – Aquatic Therapy and Rehabilitation Institute (ATRI), Aquatic therapy and rehabilitation practitioners Certification (ATRIC)

Assistive Technology Professional – Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA,) Assistive Technology Professional (ATP)

Cardiac Rehabilitation – Certified Cardiac Rehabilitation Professional (CCRP) from AACVPR or Master’s Degree with Emphasis in Cardiac Rehabilitation

Driver Training Rehabilitation – Association for Driver Rehabilitation Specialists (ADED) Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist Certification

Ergonomic Evaluation Specialist- Roy Matheson and Associates, Inc- Office Ergonomics Certification Program

Functional Capacity Evaluator:  Roy Matheson and Associates, Inc Functional Capacity Evaluation Certification Program

Geriatrics – Masters in Gerontology

Health Coach – American Council on Exercise, Health Coach Certification

Multiple Sclerosis- The Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Center, Multiple Sclerosis Certified Specialist (MSCS)

Posture Evaluation – National Posture Institute, Certified Posture Specialist (CPS), Egoscue University, Posture Alignment Specialist (PAS)

Research Specialist- A minimum of 3 publications as first author, with at least 2 being in a peer-reviewed scientific/biomedical/medical journal.  To maintain specialist must have at least 1 peer reviewed publication every 3 years.

Seating and Mobility Specialist – Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA), Seating and Mobility Specialist (SMS) Certification

Weight Management Specialist-ACE Weight Management Specialist Certification


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