ANDREA PERREA, MPT, DHS, GCS, CSCS, is the owner of Progressive Therapy Education and has instructed seminars across the country for over 14 years. She is a licensed physical therapist with over 18 years of clinical experience in home care and outpatient therapy. She holds a doctorate degree in Health Science with emphasis areas in 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 over 150 continuing education courses since 2000. She served as adjunct faculty at Missouri Western University in the PTA program. In 2012, she instructed for the Missouri Alliance for Home Care and the Indiana Home Care Association. She is a practicing physical therapist for Visiting Nurse Association in Kansas City, Missouri. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, the APTA Geriatrics Section, and the National Strength and Conditioning Association.