Renée Hakim, PT, PhD, NCS
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M.S., University of Pittsburgh
Ph.D., Temple University
Motor Learning/Motor Control
Balance Training and Testing
Strengthening of Patients with Neurological Dysfunction
Haptic Robotic Device for training UE dysfunction
Board-certified clinical specialist in neurologic physical therapy
American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) member
Geriatric and Neurology Sections
Northeast District Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association
Co-Chair for Continuing Education
Telespond Senior Services, Inc.
Senior Companions Advisory Board
Hakim RM, Salvo CJ, Balent A, Keyasko M, McGlynn D (2015). Case Report: A Balance Training Program Using the Nintendo Wii Fit to Reduce Fall Risk in an Older Adult with Bilateral Peripheral Neuropathy. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, 31(2), 130-139.
Hakim RM, Davies L, Jaworski K, Tufano N, Unterstein A (2012). A Computerized Dynamic Posturography (CDP) Program to Reduce Fall Risk in Community Dwelling Older Adult with Chronic Stroke: A Case Report. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, 28(3), 169-177.
Fetherman D, Hakim RM, Sanko JS. (2011) A Pilot Study of the Application of Thetranstheoretical Model During Strength Training in Older Women. Journal of Women and Aging, 23(1):58-76.
Hakim RM, Cissel E, Cours J, Teel S, Leininger PM. (2010). A Cross-Sectional Study of Balance-Related Measures with Older Adults who Participate in Tai Chi, Yoga, or No exercise. Physical and Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics, 28(1):63-74.
Hakim RM, Collins J, Jamieson J, Knueven L, Sensbach K (2007). Case report: A hippotherapy program to improve balance and functional performance in a child with a neurological disorder. Hippotherapy, 1;6-7.
Hakim RM, Roginski A, Walker J. (2007). Comparison of fall risk education methods for primary prevention with community-dwelling older adults in a senior center setting. Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy, 30(2):60-68.
Hakim RM, Kelly S, Grant-Beuttler M, Healy B, Krempasky J, Moore S (2005). Case Report: A Modified Constraint-Induced Therapy (mCIT) Program for the Upper Extremity of a Person with Chronic Stroke. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, 21(4):243-256.