Patricia Roholt is a Physical Therapist and Hand Therapist with over 35 years of clinical practice and more than 30 years as a specialist in Hand Therapy. She has been a leader in the field of Upper Extremity Continuing Education for Physical and Occupational therapists for over 15 years. Patricia is the President/Owner of Clinical Specialty Education (CSE), which was founded in 1992 and ran until 2006…she has been instructing again since 2014. Patricia has written and produced four two-day

courses on various topics concerning hand rehabilitation – which is her passion. In addition to producing these courses, Ms. Roholt has taught over 300 live seminars all across the United States with over 10,000 students attending her classes.

In addition to teaching, Patricia also has an extensive clinical background. She has had the opportunity to work with a variety of orthopedic and plastic surgery hand specialists. From 2009-2014 Patricia focused on her clinical practice working in a variety of clinical settings with other skilled hand therapists in multiple locations in Florida, Minnesota, and California. These experiences solidified her depth of knowledge and contributed to new skills, techniques and insights which she is excited to share!

Ms. Roholt is a 1978 graduate of the University of Minnesota School of Physical Therapy. She received her certification in hand therapy in 1991 and maintains this certification currently.

Clinical Specialty Education is an AOTA Approved Provider (#8696).