The Diplomate American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians® (DACBSP®) program utilizes interactive experiences and dedicated hands-on sessions to prepare you to earn the prestigious DACPAB. The program consists of a combination of live weekends and online learning components totaling 216 hours of study.
Once completed, you’ll be ready for the DACBSP® exam given through the ACBSP™. In addition, you’ll be prepared to sit for the Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCS) exam given by the National Strength and Conditioning Association.
® and DACBSP® programs may be taken concurrently.
Disclaimer: A minimum number of registrants are required for program presentation. Please register three weeks prior to the first session to ensure program success. Program will not be presented without enough interest.
Dr. William Moreau, D.C., DACBSP®, C.S.C.S., F.I.C.C. is the Managing Director of Sports Medicine for the United States Olympic Committee where he leads the integrated multidisciplinary care for the USOC, directs games sports medicine, and leads the development of the USOC National Medical Network. He is also the founder and educational coordinator for DConline.
- Advanced Assessment of the Athlete
- Rehabilitation of the Spine and Extremities
- Biomechanical Analysis of the Upper Extremity
- Biomechanical Analysis of the Lower Extremity
- Strength Training and Conditioning
- Soft Tissue Techniques for the Spine and Extremities
- Advanced Emergency Procedures
- Advanced Case Correlations
* Live sessions do necessarily run in this order.
These interactive presentations provide supplemental material to and/or important course topics not presented in live sessions. On-line courses include:
- Analysis of Literature
- Nutritional Considerations
- Strength Training and Conditioning for the Athlete
- Special Populations in Sport
- Emergency Procedures
- Applications of Technology
- Soft Tissues
- Epidemiology of Spinal Trauma
- Adjunctive Therapies
- Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology
- Rehabilitation of the Athlete
- Taping and Bracing
Program dates and locations
Port Orange, Florida 2017 - CONFIRMED Printable Flier
|March 11-12, 2017
||Team Physcian Concepts, Concussion and the Pediatric Athlete, Dustin Nabhan D.C., DACBSP®
|April 8-9, 2017
||*Soft Tissue-Pathology, Regional Exam and Treatment, Joseph Horringan, D.C., DACBSP®
|May 20-21, 2017
||*Biomechanics of the Upper Extremities, Dale J. Buchberger, M.S., PT, D.C., C.S.C.S., DACBSP®
|June 10-11, 2017
||*Rehabilitation of the Spine and Extremities, Brendan Murray, D.C., DACBSP®
|July 15-16, 2017
||*Biomechanics of the Lower Extremities, Greg Bauer, D.C., DACBSP®
|Aug. 19-20, 2017
||*Strength and Conditioning/Sports Performance, Andy Klein, D.C., DACBSP®, C.S.C.S.
|Sept. 23-24, 2017
||Advanced Emergency Procedures, Anne Sorrentino, D.C., DACBSP®
|Oct. 14-15, 2017
||Advanced Case Correlation, Perry Williams, D.C., DACBSP®
*Available as individual sessions.
Davenport, Iowa campus
DACBSP® starting in Davenport, Iowa March, 2018-Printable Flier
Classes occur Saturday, 8 a.m.-Noon; 1-5:30 p.m. (lunch on your own); Sunday, 8 a.m.-Noon
D.C. Entire Series - $4,445.00
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D.C. Palmer Faculty Entire Series - $2,222.50 Payment Plan
Single Session Pricing*
D.C. Paid 2 weeks OR more in advance - $395
D.C. Paid less than 2 weeks in advance OR at the door - $445
D.C. Palmer Faculty Paid 2 weeks OR more in advance - $197.50
D.C. Palmer Faculty Paid less than 2 weeks in advance OR at the door - $222.50
Current DACBSP $125.00
Continuing education credits have been applied for in select states. Please check with the Continuing Education and Events Department or your state board for more information.
CPR certification is required to sit for the ACBSP™ exam. CPR certification may be earned through your local American Red Cross or most community colleges.
Diplomate status requires passing both a written and practical exam administered by the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians™ (additional cost). Annual recertification requires continuing education and fee. For more details visit www.acbsp.com/certifications.
Notes will be distributed electronically approximately one week prior to the seminar.
Requests for reasonable accommodations for individuals with documented disabilities must be submitted to the Continuing Education and Events office at least 10 working days prior to the seminar.
Single Seminar Registration: Refunds, less a 25% administrative fee, will be issued upon request if received more than seven calendar days prior to the event. There are no refunds permitted after that time. Registrations may be transferable to another scheduled seminar within the same fiscal year (July-June).
Multiple Session Program Registration: After prepaying multiple sessions to receive the discounted pricing, Palmer College will calculate the refund, less a 25% administrative fee, for the remaining unattended sessions. The refund request must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the next session. Program registrations may be transferable to another course within the same fiscal year (July-June). No refunds are issued for the on-line session portion of multiple session programs.
CCSP®, DACBSP®, Diplomate American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians®, Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner®, Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician®, and American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians™ are service, trade and/or certification marks of the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians, Inc.