Friday, September 2, 2011

Evidence In Motion Joins Forces With TERRIO Physical Therapy & Fitness

Evidence In Motion (EIM), a provider of physical therapy education and practice consultation, is pleased to announce an official partnership with TERRIO Physical Therapy & Fitness (TERRIO), a progressive provider of rehabilitation services in throughout Bakersfield, Fresno and Clovis, California.  As part of the collaboration, TERRIO becomes a Network Partner EIM’s Orthopaedic Residency, Sports Physical Therapy Residency, Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy Fellowship and Certification Programs.
“We are very excited to be teaming up with EIM.  One of our values at TERRIO is constant improvement and we feel that this partnership with EIM will help elevate the quality of physical therapy in the Central Valley.  We are proud to partner with EIM as the only host site in Southern California,” said Tim Terrio, CEO and founder of TERRIO Physical Therapy & Fitness, Inc.  “Our goal has always been to provide the absolute best quality physical therapy available and with the knowledge and expertise of EIM we feel we can accomplish that goal for our clients in the Central Valley.”
Several of the offerings included in the Residency and Fellowship curricula will also be made available to other TERRIO professional staff, enhancing lifelong learning and quality improvement initiatives for all personnel. EIM residents and fellows will be exposed to a vast community of evidence-based professionals and trained to apply the best evidence for patient care.
Using the most up to date research and cutting-edge technology, EIM is transforming the way physical therapists are trained and educated, allowing professionals to complete the majority of the coursework online.  EIM’s Orthopaedic Residency, Sports Physical Therapy Residency, Orthopaedic Manual Fellowship, and Transition DPT in Musculoskeletal Management training programs are delivered to the physical therapists where they live and work.  Web-based educational “distance learning” platforms, complimented by on-site weekend intensives conducted at Network Partner locations, and a thorough mentoring program provide a flexible learning experience for all students.   
Based on educational research, the hybrid model of online education and on-site intensives demonstrates a best-in-education approach.  This is the exact approach that EIM was founded in and has successfully used to graduated over 55 physical therapists in its APTA credentialed Residency and Fellowship Programs.
Many members of EIM’s faculty are recognized internationally for their contributions to education, research, and clinical practice. EIM’s faculty have received ninety-five-plus research grants, totaling over $10.5 million.  EIM faculty members have also taught 220-plus university level courses, founded over forty different business organizations, and held appointed positions in forty-plus state and 115-plus national and international professional associations. Under their supervision, Residents and Fellows have the opportunity to receive the highest caliber of training and become distinguished leaders in evidence-based orthopaedic and manual physical therapy practice.
About TERRIO Physical Therapy & Fitness:
TERRIO Physical Therapy & Fitness is a locally owned company that has facilities in Bakersfield, Tehachapi, and Fresno. The largest provider of outpatient physical therapy in the Southern San Joaquin Valley, TERRIO offers a comprehensive program that includes Physical, Aquatic, Occupational and Speech Therapy, Nutritional Counseling with Registered Dieticians, science based weight loss programs, sports specific training for athletes and personal and corporate wellness services.  A compilation of creative professionals TERRIO has developed a reputation of developing innovative programs to meet the needs of the community. For more information, please visit You can also find TERRIO on Facebook and Twitter.

About Evidence in Motion:
Evidence in Motion (EIM) is an education and consultation company whose sole reason of existence is to elevate the physical therapy profession and the role of physical therapists in healthcare delivery. A strong dedication to fostering the creation and assimilation of an evidence-based practice culture within the physical therapy profession is a cornerstone of EIM’s mission. They have put in place evidence-based practice treatment pathways in many facilities and aims to promote the global sharing of information and ideas, thus advancing evidence-based physical therapy practice, research and education around the world. EIM offers Continuing Education, Residencies, a Fellowship Program, a Musculoskeletal Transition DPT, and an Executive Program in Private Practice Management with optional Transition DPT.  For more information, please visit  You can also find EIM on Facebook and Twitter.