Valerie Coolman

Valerie Coolman

Valerie Coolman

Title: Postprofessional Program Director
Office Location: Physical Therapy Building 128
E-mail: coolman@andrews.edu
Phone: (269) 471-6076

Education

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy (2016)
DScPT, Andrews University
Certified Manual Physical Therapist (CMPT)
Certified Orthopedic Manipulative Therapist (COMT)
Orthopaedic Certified Specialist (OCS)
Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy (FAAOMPT)
 

Biography

Dr. Coolman completed her Doctor of Science in Physical Therapy from Andrews University in 2006. She passed the Certified Manual Therapist (CMPT) exam awarded from the North American Institute of Manual Physical Therapy in 2005 with distinction and Orthopaedic Certified Specialist (OCS) exam awarded by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) in 2008. Valerie also passed the Certified Manual/Manipulative Therapist (COMT) exam awarded from the North American Institute of Manual Physical Therapy in 2008, with distinction. Valerie became a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapist (FAAOMPT) in 2010. Valerie is the Director of the Post-Professional Physical Therapy Program at Andrews University.  She is currently involved in research titled “Balance Measures in General Surgical Patients.”