Aquatic Fitness & Therapy

*FITNESS*
XPT Life– certifications, workshops, online programming

*THERAPY*
Aquatic Therapy & Rehab Institute
Clinical Ai Chi

*RESEARCH*

Adsett, J. A., Mudge, A. M., Morris, N., Kuys, S., & Paratz, J. D. (2015). Aquatic exercise training and stable heart failure: A systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Cardiology, 186, 22–28. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.03.095

Carroll, L. M., Volpe, D., Morris, M. E., Saunders, J., & Clifford, A. M. (2017). Aquatic Exercise Therapy for People With Parkinson Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 98(4), 631–638. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2016.12.006

Corvillo, I., Armijo, F., Álvarez-Badillo, A., Armijo, O., Varela, E., & Maraver, F. (2019). Efficacy of aquatic therapy for neck pain: a systematic review. International Journal of Biometeorology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00484-019-01738-6

Marinho-Buzelli, A. R., Bonnyman, A. M., & Verrier, M. C. (2015). The effects of aquatic therapy on mobility of individuals with neurological diseases: a systematic review. Clinical Rehabilitation, 29(8), 741–751. https://doi.org/10.1177/0269215514556297

Nayak, P., Mahmood, A., Natarajan, M., Hombali, A., Prashanth, C. G., & Solomon, J. M. (2020). Effect of aquatic therapy on balance and gait in stroke survivors: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, 39(4–5), 101110. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ctcp.2020.101110

Passmore, EdD, CTRS/L, FDRT, T., Gbur, BS, MS, T., Lindenmeier, PhD, D., Price, PhD, ATC, T., & Passmore, BS, CTRS/L, ATRIC, J. (2018). Warm-water—A recreational therapy intervention: A case report. American Journal of Recreation Therapy, 17(1), 21. https://doi.org/10.5055/ajrt.2018.0151

Saquetto, M. B., da Silva, C. M., Martinez, B. P., Sena, C. da C., Pontes, S. S., da Paixão, M. T. C., & Gomes Neto, M. (2019). Water-Based Exercise on Functioning and Quality of Life in Poststroke Persons: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, 28(11), 104341. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2019.104341

Saunders, M. V., Piatt, J. A., Ramos, W. D., Kennedy-Armbruster, C., & McCormick, B. P. (2018). Addressing osteoarthritis pain among older adult women through aquatic therapy: A new look at shallow-water movement. American Journal of Recreation Therapy, 17(4), 37–44. https://doi.org/10.5055/ajrt.2018.0173

Shi, Z., Zhou, H., Lu, L., Pan, B., Wei, Z., Yao, X., … Feng, S. (2018). Aquatic Exercises in the Treatment of Low Back Pain: A Systematic Review of the Literature and Meta-Analysis of Eight Studies. American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 97(2), 116–122. https://doi.org/10.1097/PHM.0000000000000801

Varveri, D., Karatzaferi, C., Pollatou, E., & Sakkas, G. K. (2016). Aquaticity: A discussion of the term and of how it applies to humans. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, 20(2), 219–223. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbmt.2015.11.001

Waller, B., Ogonowska-Slodownik, A., Vitor, M., Lambeck, J., Daly, D., Kujala, U. M., & Heinonen, A. (2014). Effect of Therapeutic Aquatic Exercise on Symptoms and Function Associated With Lower Limb Osteoarthritis: Systematic Review With Meta-Analysis. Physical Therapy, 94(10), 1383–1395. https://doi.org/10.2522/ptj.20130417

Walter, MS, CTRS, A. A., & McCormick, PhD, CTRS, B. P. (2017). Aquatic activity and emotional experience in adults with severe mental illness. American Journal of Recreation Therapy, 13(3), 7. https://doi.org/10.5055/ajrt.2014.0074