New Toe Walking course for PTs and OTs Presented by our New Speaker: Liesa Persaud, PT, DPT, PCS, CKTP


Liesa Persaud

Liesa Persaud

Education Resources is thrilled to introduce a new member of our faculty:

Liesa M. Persaud, PT, DPT, PCS, CKTP has a wide range of clinical experience, organizational leadership, and proficient teaching skills making her an exciting and compelling instructor. Ms. Persaud is the lead physical therapist at Tulsa Sunshine Center in Oklahoma, and is also the owner of Know to Change, a thriving private practice in Skiatook, Oklahoma.  She has educated health care professionals, both nationally and internationally, in advanced treatment techniques, specialized practical training and consultative services.  She has worked in a variety of settings, including private pediatric and adult clinics, schools, private homes, hospitals and long-term care facilities.   Ms. Persaud earned her Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Findlay in Findlay, Oklahoma and her post-graduate Doctorate from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions and is a Board Certified Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy.  In 2007, Ms. Persaud served as Treasurer for the Oklahoma Physical Therapy Association and has been a member of the Oklahoma Foundation for Physical Therapy since 2004.  Ms. Persaud’s passion for helping others extends into her private life. She volunteers as a Call Rape Advocate, Salvation Army Volunteer, and is a member of the Fraternal Order of Police Auxiliary.

We are excited to be offering Liesas course:

Therapeutic Evaluation and Treatment of Toe Walking (Pediatric Equinus Gait) from a PT and OT Perspective 

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13 Responses to New Toe Walking course for PTs and OTs Presented by our New Speaker: Liesa Persaud, PT, DPT, PCS, CKTP

  1. Holly Shuler says:

    Please keep me notified if this course will be offered in Missouri or Arkansas; I’m limited in ability to travel further than these states, but am very interested in learning more about treatment of toe walking!

    • Mandy says:

      Hi Holly, this course is not scheduled to come to your area this year. But I will pass your request to our course coordinator for future dates.
      Thank you for your comment

  2. Andrea Rice says:

    Hi- will you be running your course in NZ or Australia in the near future? Kind regards Andrea

  3. Kayla Vance says:

    Is there any dates for this course for 2016?

  4. I am a Canadian OT and am wondering if you will come to Canada or northern US, perhaps northern New York state? Looking forward to hearing from you. 🙂 Heather

  5. Zinnia Kamal says:

    Hello, do you have an online course available?

    • Mandy Washington says:

      Hi Zinnia, we are just looking into offering some parts of this toe walking course in an online version. It is very early in the planning stages and we will not have further details until later in the fall. SO watch his space 🙂 Please feel free to contact us again in October to find out where we are in production.
      Thank you for contacting us

  6. Deena Recker says:

    This is a very interesting topic to people in my field of orientation and mobility. Many of our blind and visually impaired students demonstrate toe walking. Does this information also apply to our field? Thanks.

    • Mandy Washington says:

      Hi Deena, I did discuss this with Liesa, and it does does not apply to the visually impaired.
      Thank you for contacting us.

  7. Amy Feder says:

    When is the next time Liesa’s toe walking course will be held in NYC/NJ area?
    I’m so interested in taking this!

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