Jim is an Occupational Therapist and a Certified Hand Therapist who has specialized in upper-extremity and sports-related injuries in clinical settings for 24 years. He earned his occupational therapy degree from Keuka College and his post-professional clinical doctorate from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions with a specialty in hand therapy. Jim is currently the team leader at the hand/upper extremity center at Guthrie Clinic in Sayre, Pa. He is credentialed in physical agent modalities and is a certified strength and conditioning specialist, as well as a certified Kinesio taping practitioner. He is also an adjunct professor in the occupational therapy programs at both Keuka College and Ithaca College. Jim is a member of the American Society of Hand Therapists and has been published in the Journal of Hand Therapy. He has also been involved in competitive powerlifting/bodybuilding for 30 years. Jim has integrated his passion for IASTM into his clinical practice and personal training. In addition, he is an avid homebrewer.