Climbing

*CERTIFICATIONS*
AMGA Climbing Instructor
Paradox Sports Adaptive Climbing Course
PCGI- Professional Climbing Guides Institute
USA Climbing Coach Certification

*SPORT ORGANIZATIONS*
IFSC-International Federation of Sport Climbing
Move United
USA Climbing

*RESOURCES*
Brown Girls Climb
Brothers Of Climbing
Climb Like A Woman
Climbing Resources for POC
Climbers of Color
Flash Foxy
LGBTQ Outdoor Group Map
LGBTQ Outdoor Summit
Melanin Base Camp
No Man’s Land Film Festival
The Outbound

*RESEARCH*

Bohm, H., Rammelmayr, M. K., & Döderlein, L. (2015). Effects of climbing therapy on gait function in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy-A randomized, controlled crossover trial. European Journal of Physiotherapy, 17(1), 1–8. https://doi.org/10.3109/21679169.2014.955525

Christensen, M. S., Jensen, T., Voigt, C. B., Nielsen, J. B., & Lorentzen, J. (2017). To be active through indoor-climbing: An exploratory feasibility study in a group of children with cerebral palsy and typically developing children. BMC Neurology, 17(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12883-017-0889-z

Cordle, J., Van Puymbroeck, M., Hawkins, B., & Baldwin, PhD, E. (2016). The Effects of Utilizing High Element Ropes Courses as a Treatment Intervention on Self-Efficacy. Therapeutic Recreation Journal, 50(1). https://doi.org/10.18666/TRJ-2016-V50-I1-6439

Crawford, J.J, Vallence, J.K., Holt, N.L., Bell, G.J., Steed, H., Courneya, K. S. (2017). A pilot randomized, controlled trial of a wall climbing intervention for gynocologic cancer survivors. Oncology Nursing Forum, 44(1), 77–86. https://doi.org/10.1188/17.ONF.77-86

Dorscht, L., Karg, N., Book, S., Graessel, E., Kornhuber, J., & Luttenberger, K. (2019). A German climbing study on depression: A bouldering psychotherapeutic group intervention in outpatients compared with state-of-the-art cognitive behavioural group therapy and physical activation-study protocol for a multicentre randomised controlled trial. BMC Psychiatry, 19(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12888-019-2140-5

Ewert, A., Davidson, C., & Chang, Y. (2016). The Body Doesn’t Lie. Journal of Leisure Research, 48(4), 327–337. https://doi.org/10.18666/JLR-2016-V48-I4-6807

Jolk, C., Dalgas, U., Osada, N., Platen, P., Marziniak, M. (2015). Effects of sports climbing on muscle performance and balance for patients with multiple sclerosis: A case series. International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, 22(8), 371–376.

Luttenberger, K., Stelzer, E. M., Först, S., Schopper, M., Kornhuber, J., & Book, S. (2015). Indoor rock climbing (bouldering) as a new treatment for depression: Study design of a waitlist-controlled randomized group pilot study and the first results. BMC Psychiatry, 15(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12888-015-0585-8

Steimer, J., & Weissert, R. (2017, December 19). Effects of sport climbing on multiple sclerosis. Frontiers in Physiology, Vol. 8. https://doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2017.01021

Stemberger, M., Schmit, E., Kurnik, K., & Spannagl, M. (2015, November 1). Motivational effects of top-rope climbing therapy under individualized prophylaxis: A pilot study in young adults with severe haemophilia. Haemophilia, Vol. 21, pp. e504–e507. https://doi.org/10.1111/hae.12773