Holly Clynch

Associate Professor, PTA Program Director

651-690-7823

hmclynch@stkate.edu

Doctor of Physical Therapy
College of St. Catherine, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2009

Master of Arts, Organizational Leadership
College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, Minnesota, 2002

Bachelor of Science, Physical Therapy
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1984

Elected to the American Physical Therapy Association's Nominating Committee, 2016

Credentialed Fellow, American Physical Therapy Association Educational Leadership Institute, 2015

American Physical Therapy Association. (2012). Re-elected as Minnesota Chief Delegate to APTA House of Delegates

American Physical Therapy Association. (2011). Elected Chair, PTA Educators Special Interest Group, Education Section

Board-Certified Specialist, Geriatrics, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, awarded 2000, recertified 2010

PTA Program Director, St. Catherine University, 2015–present

Director of Clinical Education, PTA Program, College of St. Catherine/St. Catherine University, 1998–2015

Book

Clynch, H. (2011). The Role of the Physical Therapist Assistant: Regulations and Responsibilities, Philadelphia, PA, F. A. Davis

Magazine or Trade Publication

Clynch, H. (2011). "This is Why: Class Acts," Alexandria, VA, American Physical Therapy Association

Clynch, H. (2014). "Advancing the Professionalism of the Physical Therapist Assistant." Invited speaker, Blackhawk Technical College CI Workshop, Janesville, WI

Clynch, H. (2014). "Developing Leadership, Advocacy Skills and APTA Awareness through a Focused Seminar Course." 2014 APTA Combined Sections Meeting

Clynch, H., Nelson, S. & Solberg, J. (2014). "Threading Leadership Development Throughout a Physical Therapist Assistant Curriculum." 2013 APTA Combined Sections Meeting

Clynch, H. (2013). "Geriatric Competencies for Physical Therapist Assistant Education." 2013 APTA Educational Leadership Conference - Co-presenter

Clynch, H. (2013). "APTA Clinical Instructor Education and Credentialing Course." Co-presenter

Clynch, H. (2012). “The Preferred PT/PTA Relationship: Maximizing Your Partnership." St. Catherine University Continuing Education Workshop

Clynch, H. & Nelson, S. (2012). "PTA Leadership: Building the Capacity to Lead." St. Catherine University Continuing Education Workshop

Clynch, H. (2012). "New Models of Physical Therapy Delivery." Co-presenter, MNPTA Fall Conference

Clynch, H. (2012). "APTA Clinical Instructor Education and Credentialing Course." Co-presenter

Clynch, H. & Nelson, S. (2011). "PTA Leadership: Building the Capacity to Lead." St. Catherine University Continuing Education Workshop

Clynch, H. (2011). "The Physical Therapist Assistant’s Role in the Delivery of Health Care Services in the United States." 16th International Congress, World Confederation of Physical Therapy