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Teresa Briedwell

Teresa Briedwell

PT, DPT, OCS

Educational Background:

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, May 2008, AT Still University, Arizona School of Health Sciences
  • Bachelor of Science: Physical Therapy, May 1981, Suma Cum Laude, University of Missouri

 

Classes Taught:

  • Clinical Evaluation – Lab Assistant
  • Differential Diagnosis – Course Instructor
  • Clinical Kinesiology – Course Instructor
  • Spring Special Skills Lab – Course Coordinator
  • Gross Anatomy Lab – Lab Instructor
  • Surface Anatomy Lab – Lab Instructor
  • Fundamentals of Physical Therapy – Co-Instructor

 

Additional Certifications:

  • Board Certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties-2010
  • Advanced Credentialed Clinical Instructor
  • Credentialed Trainer for American Physical Therapy Association Clinical Instructor Credentialing Program (Level One, Level Two) – December 2012, December 2018

 

Current Clinical Involvement:

  • Out-patient Orthopedics: Mizzou Therapy Services
  • Experience in acute care/past owner of private practice/nursing home consultations/home health

 

Membership in Professional Organizations:

MPTA

  • Treasurer – April 2013- April 2016
  • Vice President – April 1999-April 2002
  • Chief Delegate – November 1994-1996
  • Member – 1979-present

Central District of MPTA

  • Delegate – March 2011 – March 2014
  • Nominating Committee – May 2009 – May 2012
  • Corresponding Secretary – May 2004-May 2008
  • Delegate – January 1992-November 1995
  • Vice-Chairperson – Sept. 1991-September 1993
  • Member: 1979-present

Missouri Physical Therapy Fund

  • Chief Financial Officer – April 2002-present
  • Treasurer of the Missouri Physical Therapy Fund – April 1992-April 2002

Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy

  • Education Development Committee – 2019-present
  • Item Writer Task Force, Item Writer – 2014-2019

Awards & Honors:

  • Academy of Advanced Item Writers, Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy – 2018
  • Kristopher & Lori Hagglund Early Achievement Award – 2016
  • Florence P. Kendall Service Award – 2015
  • Excellence in Education – 2015
  • Excellence in Advising Faculty Winner – 2013
  • Excellence in Advising – Nominee – 2010
  • SHP Alumni Organization Outstanding Faculty Award – 2010
  • MU PT Distinguished Faculty – 2008
  • MPTA – Outstanding Service to Profession – 2003
  • Faculty Mentor – Honors Convocation

Publications and information regarding scholarly activity and service may be viewed in Dr. Briedwell’s Curriculum Vitae.