Eligible Clinicians

GT training is multi-disciplinary and is available to the following licensed professionals:

  • Physical Therapist/Physiotherapist/Physical Therapist Assistants who work under/with GT-trained Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapist/Occupational Therapist Assistants who work under/with GT-trained Occupational Therapists
  • Chiropractor
  • Certified Athletic Trainer (Licensed Athletic Trainers in some states)
  • Medical Physician
  • Dentist
  • Osteopath
  • Podiatrist
  • Licensed RMTs (Canadian Massage Therapists)
  • Board Certified and Licensed Naprapaths
  • Board Certified and Licensed Acupuncturists

PTA and COTA clinicians are eligible for Graston Technique® in outpatient settings only when they are working under the auspices of a GT-trained PT or OT. While a COTA or PTA may deliver treatment, by law, he or she cannot evaluate a patient. Additionally, a PTA/COTA is respectively not eligible to purchase instruments. For a PTA or COTA to enroll in GT training, there must be a PT or OT clinician who is already trained at the facility/location, or who can enroll in the same course.