Instructor: Kristi Hallisy PT, DSc
Kristi Hallisy PT, DSc, OCS, CMPT, CTI received a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy from the University of WI â€" Madison (1984) and a Master of Science in Kinesiology from the University of MI â€" Ann Arbor (1992).
She recently (December 2011) finished a Doctorate of Science in Physical Therapy from Andrews University in Berrien Springs, MI.
The DSc emphasis of study was manual therapy and her
doctoral capstone project: Tai chi
enhances management of the biopsychosocial aspect of chronic low back pain (Case report) is awaiting publication.
holds three nationally recognized certifications: 1) OCS â€" Orthopaedic Certified Specialist by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties
(ABPTS), 2) CMPT â€" Certified Manual Physical Therapist by the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy
(NAIOMT) and 3) CTI â€" Certified Tai Chi FundamentalsÂ® Instructor for Tai Chi Health, Inc.
Ms. Hallisy is on faculty at the UW-Madison DPT Program.