ANDREA PERREA, MPT, DHS, GCS, CSCS, is a licensed physical therapist with almost 25 years of clinical experience in home care and outpatient therapy and over 15 years teaching experience. She holds a doctorate degree in Health Science with emphasis on education and geriatrics. She is a Certified Geriatric Specialist through the American Physical Therapy Association and is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Dr. Perrea has taught more than 250 continuing education courses since 2000, as well as having been an adjunct faculty member for Missouri Western University in the PTA program. In 2012, she was the instructor for the Missouri Alliance for Home Care, as well as for the Indiana Home Care Association. Dr. Perrea is also a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, the APTA Geriatrics Section, and the National Strength and Conditioning Association. She was a presenter at the 2015 Rehab Summit in Orlando FL.