Jodi Young, PT, DPT, OCS

Assistant Professor
Physical Therapy

B.A. Biology Major/Chemistry Minor
D.P.T. University of North Dakota
Fellowship in Manual Therapy—Regis University, Denver, CO

Courses Taught:
PTH 519 Critical Inquiry
PTH 528 Kinesiology
PTH 624 Differential Diagnosis
PTH 628 Manual Therapy
PTH 720 Evidence Based Practice I
PTH 730 Evidence Based Practice II

Publications and Presentations
Young JL, Buck MB. Short-term outcomes in patients with neck pain treated with prone thoracic manipulation techniques: a case series. Annual Meeting American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT). Cincinnati, OH. 2013. Abstract published in J Man Manip Ther.

Young J, Walker D, Snyder S and Daly K. Thoracic thrust manipulation versus thoracic non-thrust mobilization in mechanical neck pain: a systematic review. J Man Manip Ther. In Review.

Lillios S, Young J. The effects of core and lower extremity strengthening in pregnancy-related low back and pelvic girdle pain: a systematic review. J Womens Health Phys Therap. In review.

Moore C, Young JL. Effectiveness of silver in wound care treatment. Phys Ther Rev. 2011;16(3):201-9.

Blizzard RR, Young JL. Effects of whole-body vibration exercise on prevention of the negative effects of prolonged bed rest – a systematic review. Phys Ther Rev. 2010;15(5):391-98.

Institution Service or Volunteer or Academic Service:

  • CGPS Dean Search Committee Member 2012 and 2009
  • Faculty Search Committee Chair 2012-Present
  • Graduate Assistant Search Committee Chair 2011-Present
  • IRB Committee Member 2009-Present
  • Physical Therapy Admissions Committee Member 2009-Present

Professional Memberships

    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists
    • American Physical Therapy Association
    • Orthopedic Section of American Physical Therapy Association