- GRADUATE STUDIES
- STUDENT LIFE
Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education
University of Vermont: BS in Physical Therapy
University of Indianapolis: MHS in Physical Therapy
Franklin Pierce College: DPT in Physical Therapy
University of Indianapolis: DHS in Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy- State of New Hampshire: #0564
1994 ABPTS certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatrics;
Re-certified in 2004
Certified Early Intervention Associate 2003
Pediatric Physical Therapy
Evidenced Based Practice I and II
And lab assistant to various courses
Research Interests & Areas of Expertise
Honors & Awards
2011: NHAPTA President’s Award for Chief Delegate Service
2011: Mary Stuart Gile Award. Division for Children, Youth, and Families State of NH
Publications and Presentations
June 2011: “Interventions for Stability Aspects of Motor Control: Developmental and neurological disorders across the lifespan: World Physical Therapy Congress (WCPT). Amsterdam, Holland.
February 2011-: “Interventions for hypersensitivity and hyposensitivity impairments: What does the evidence say?” APTA Combined sections meeting. New Orleans, LA.
September 2010- current: APTA Online Learning Center: 3 hour CEU course: “Interventions for Stability Aspects of Motor Control: Developmental and neurological disorders across the lifespan.
June 2010- Lecture: “Interventions for Stability Aspects of Motor Control: Developmental and neurological disorders across the lifespan: 3 hour presentation. APTA Annual Meeting: Boston MA
Peer Reviewed Publications:
Nervik D, Kongshaug R. Clinical Bottom Line: Feasibility Study: Effects of Therapeutic Yoga on Quality of life in Children Hospitalized with Cancer. Pediatric Physical Therapy. Winter 2011.
Nervik D. Book Reivew: The Cowden Preautism Observation Inventory: With Effective Intervention Activities for Sensory Motor Stimulation and Joint Attention Jo E. Cowden PhD. Pediatric Physical Therapy. Winter 2011.
Nervik D. The Pros and Cons of Pediatric Practice. Impact Magazine, Private Practice Section APTA. November 2011.
Nervik D, Parent Nichols J. Commentary on: Isometric Muscle Strength in Youth Assessed by Hand-held Dynamometry: A Feasibility, Reliability and Validity Study. Pediatric Physical Therapy. Fall 2011.
Nervik D, Martin K, Rundquist J, Cleland JA. What is the Relationship Between Body Mass Index and Gross Motor Skill in Children Ages 3-5 Years? Pediatric Physical Therapy. Summer 2011.
Sept 2011 APTA SoPAC, Los Angeles, California
June 2011 APTA Annual Meeting, Washington DC
June 2011 WCPT, Amsterdam Holland
Feb 2011 Combined Sections Meeting APTA, New Orleans
June 2010 APTA Annual Meeting, Boston, MA
Feb 2010 Combined Sections Meeting APTA, San Diego, CA
Jan 2010 APTA SoPAC, Orlando, Florida