Christy Hupka, PT

portrait of Christy HupkaChristy Hupka, PT is a physical therapist in the Cherry Creek School District.  She originally received her Masters in Physical Therapy from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and will be working on her Transitional Doctorate from the Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions.  She has worked in a variety of settings and has spent the last 10 years working in the public school system.

PT/OT Tips and Tricks for Getting More Out of Your Rifton TRAM April 23, 2018 by Christy Hupka, PT
The Rifton TRAM provides a lot of flexibility within our school setting for standing, walking, and transfers.  Mostly it is used for safe transfers that would typically require a two-person lift.  However, in one of my schools it has provided a great solution for two students who needed more flexibility in their standing and walking routines at school. Here are two examples: Case 1:  This...