RWF 34: An In Depth Interview With Sue Falsone
Born in Buffalo, NY, Sue received her bachelor's degree in physical therapy from Daemen College in Amherst, New York. She continued her education by earning a master's degree in human movement science, with a concentration in sports medicine, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Sue has presented at numerous international conferences in areas focusing on pillar strength, integration of physical therapy and performance training, and comprehensive kinetic chain assessment and rehabilitation. She's a Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Sports Physical Therapy (SCS), a certified athletic trainer (ATC), certified orthopedic manual therapist for the spine (COMT) and a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS). She worked with the Los Angeles Dodgers for 6 years and holds the distinction of being the first female head athletic trainer in any Major League sport!
Sue is currently the Head of Athletic Training and Sport Performance with US Soccer's Men's National Team.
She was named a Distinguished Alumni at Daemen College and has been inducted into her high school's Athletic Hall of fame.
Here are some of the topics we discuss in this long awaited interview:
- Her education
- Atheletes Performance
- Her time with the L.A. Dodgers
- acupuncture vs. Dry Needeling
- much more about Dry Needeling
- Working with Laree Draper
- Yoga as part of a S and C program
- Her personal fitness program