BRANDE MOFFATT, MPT, PRPC

CURRICULUM VITAE

UNIVERSITY STUDIES

  • California State University, Long Beach, 1989-91. Undergraduate studies.
  • California State University, Sacramento, 1991-1994. Bachelors of Science in Physical Education.
  • California State University, Fresno. 1995-1999. Masters Degree in Physical Therapy.

LICENSING/CERTIFICATION

  • Licensed Physical Therapist. #PT 24853. Physical Therapy Board of California. December 1999.
  • Pelvic Rehabilitation Practitioner Certification (PRPC). Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. May 2014.

POST-GRADUATE CONTINUING EDUCATION

  • Urinary Incontinence Step-by-Step and Pelvic Dysfunction Through the Lifespan. Physiotherapy Associates. October 2001.
  • Expanding Your Pelvic Floor Practice: Evaluation and Treatment of the Painful Pelvic Floor: Physiotherapy Associates. November 2001.
  • Soft Tissue Mobilization and Manual Techniques for Pelvic Girdle Dysfunction. Women’s Health Seminars. November 2002.
  • Strain and Counterstrain II. Jones Institute. May 2003.
  • Pregnancy and Postpartum: Clinical Highlights. The Prometheus Group. August 2004.
  • Instructor Training in Prenatal and Postpartum Exercise. OB-GYN Courses. October 2005.
  • Fascial-Pelvis Myofascial Release. Myofascial Release Seminars. October 2006
  • Reformer Foundations Training I. Powerhouse Pilates Institute. April 2007.
  • Pelvic Floor Function, Dysfunction and Treatment-Level 2A; Colorectal and Coccyx Conditions, Male Pelvic Floor, and Pudendal Nerve Entrapment. The Prometheus Group. May 2007.
  • Mobilization of Visceral Fascia for Treatment of Pelvic Dysfunction; Level I: The Urinary System. Herman &Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. November 2007.
  • Physical Therapy in Obstetrics; Sponsored by the Section on Women’s Health of the APTA. January 2008.
  • Tower Training on the Reformer. Powerhouse Pilates Institute. July 2008.
  • Integrated Training on the Reformer. Powerhouse Pilates Institute. July 2008.
  • Mat Level I. Powerhouse Pilates Institute. July 2008.
  • Level I testing for Transitional Certificate of Achievement in Pelvic Physical Therapy (tCAPP) Program. Section on Women’s Health of the APTA. 2007.
  • Level II testing for Transitional Certificate of Achievement in Pelvic Physical Therapy (tCAPP) Program. Section on Women’s Health of the APTA. 2008.
  • Level III testing for Transitional Certificate of Achievement in Pelvic Physical Therapy (tCAPP) Program. Section on Women’s Health of the APTA. 2009.
  • Myofascial Release I. Myofascial Release Seminars. March 2009.
  • 17th Annual Scientific Meeting on Chronic Pelvic Pain. International Pelvic Pain Society (IPPS). October 2009.
  • Connective Tissue Manipulation. Pelvic Health and Rehabilitation Institute. October 2009.
  • De-mystifying Pudendal Neuralgia As A Source of Pelvic Pain: A Physical Therapist’s Approach. Pelvic Health and Rehabilitation Institute. January 2010.
  • Focused Myofascial Release Seminar. R&K Harty Seminars/Richard Harty, PT. June 2010.
  • Rhythmic Movement Training-Level One. RMT and ADD/ADHD. April 2011.
  • Rhythmic Movement Training-Level Two. RMT, Emotions, and Inner Leadership. May 2011.
  • California Ethics and Professional Responsibility. Home CEU Connections. August 2011.
  • The Hesch Method of Treating Sacroiliac Dysfunction: Integrating the SI, Symphysis Pubis, Pelvis, Hip and Lumbar Spine. Basic and Intermediate Distance Learning Program. The Hesch Institute. August-October 2011.
  • 19th Annual Scientific Meeting on Chronic Pelvic Pain. International Pelvic Pain Society (IPPS). October 2011.
  • Beyond The Slump Tests: Peripheral Neuropathic Syndromes in Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Patients- Lower Quarter. Medbridge Education. December 2012.
  • Introduction to Caring for the Pregnant Patient. Medbridge Education. December 2012.
  • Sexual Interviewing and Counseling: Clinical Skill Set for Pelvic Floor Therapists. Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. February 2013.
  • Medical Therapeutic Yoga: Part A. Medbridge Education. February 2013.
  • Medical Therapeutic Yoga: Part B. Medbridge Education. February 2013.
  • The Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy. Level One- Self Care. The Arvigo Institute. June 2013.
  • Integrative Techniques for Pelvic Floor and Core Function: Part A-Laying the Foundation. Medbridge Education. July 2013.
  • Integrative Techniques for Pelvic Floor and Core Function: Part B-Motion Is Lotion. Medbridge Education. July 2013.
  • Integrative Techniques for Pelvic Floor and Core Function: Part C-Coordination and Function. Medbridge Education. July 2013.
  • Medicare Changes: How to Remain Compliant In a Sea Of Regulations. California Physical Therapy Association. August 2013.
  • Ethics for Rehabilitation Professionals. Medbridge Education. August 2013.
  • Functional Application in Pelvic Rehabilitation: Part A. Medbridge Education. September 2013.
  • Functional Application in Pelvic Rehabilitation: Part B. Medbridge Education. September 2013.
  • Pediatric Incontinence and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction. Herman &Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. October 2013.
  • Introduction to Female and Male Pelvic Pain. Medbridge Education. November 2013.
  • Pudendal Neuralgia Assessment and Treatment. Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. August 2014.
  • Sex and Sexuality in Physical Therapy Practice: Part A. Medbridge Education. November 2014.
  • Sexuality for Pelvic Floor Practitioners: Part B. Medbridge Education. November 2014.
  • Clinical Tools for Treatment of Complex Sexual Pain Disorders-Addressing Psychosocial Factors in Treatment: Part C. Medbridge Education. November 2014.
  • Physical Therapy and PQRS in 2015: How to Report Successfully. American Physical Therapy Association. January 2015.
  • Teaching People About Pain. Medbridge Education. February 2015.
  • Pelvic Floor Level Three. Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. March 2015.
  • Physical Therapy and PQRS in 2015. American Physical Therapy Association. January 2015.
  • Teaching People About Pain. Medbridge Education. February 2015.
  • California Physical Therapy Ethics, Laws and Regulations. Home CEUConnection. September 2015.
  • Oncology and the Female Reproductive and Gynecological Cancers. Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. April 2016.
  • Bowel Pathology and Function. Herman &Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. October 2016.
  • Mobilization of Visceral Fascia: The Reproductive System of Men and Women. Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. October 2016.
  • Understanding Endometriosis. Medbridge Education. January 2017.
  • Understanding Prolapse. Medbridge Education. January 2017.
  • Master Class: Hormone Imbalance: An Integrative Approach To Navigating Complex Hormone Balance Cases. Integrative Woman's Health Institute. January 2017.
  • Breast Cancer Survivorship. Medbridge Education. February 2017
  • Women's Health Pelvic Floor Essentials for Health Professionals, Level I. Renew Physical Therapy. February 2017.
  • Master Class: Dysbiosis, Candida, and Vulvovaginal Pain. Integrative Woman's Health Institute. March 2017.
  • Mindfulness Based Pain Treatment: A Biopsychosocial Approach to the Treatment of Chronic Pain. Herman and Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. May 2017.

EMPLOYMENT

  • Brande Moffatt, MPT / Women’s Health Physical Therapy. Self-employed. March 2007 – Current.
  • Northern California Rehabilitation Hospital (Formally Guardian Hospital, Ocadian, People’s First/Kindred. October 1999 - February 2007.
  • Northwest Physical Therapy and Wellness. Per Diem. 2004-2006.
  • Canyonwood Skilled Nursing Facility (formally a Vencor and then a Kindred facility). Per Diem. 2000-2006.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • The Section on Women’s Health of the American Physical Therapy Association
  • Interstitial Cystitis Network
  • International Pelvic Pain Society
  • International Children’s Continence Society
  • National Vulvodynia Association

INDIVIDUAL SHADOWING EXPERIENCES

  • Laura Fraser, MPT, Women’s and Men’s Pelvic Health Specialty. December 2001.
  • Jerome M. Weiss, MD; Pacific Center for Pelvic Pain and Dysfunction. December 2002.
  • Ramona Horton, PT; Visceral Mobilization. Spring 2002.
  • Marshall Hall, MD/GYN. Surgical Oberservation: LAVH, TAH. Spring 2002
  • Samuel Van Kirk, MD/GYN. Surgical Observation: LAVH, TOT placement, and TVH. Spring 2007.
  • Stephanie Prendergast, PT and Elizabeth Rummer, MSPT. Pelvic Health and Rehabilitation Institute. Connective Tissue Manipulation and Intra-rectal Techniques for Pudendal Neuralgias. August 2008.