Missing Variable Podcast
By Mathew McClanahan
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Research continues to show that exercise is superior to other forms of passive treatment in rehab. Yet it is often under prescribed and little thought is given to proper progressions across all rehab settings. Why is this? The Missing Variable host, Matt McClanahan, is here to talk with various professionals regarding the current state of performance and rehab, and how these two worlds are closer than you think.
||CleanPTA Education and Utilization with Alex Kovaleski||--||12/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGrowth Mindset and Leveling Up with Logan Deroin||Logan Deroin SPT, CSCS is currently a 3rd year PT student at Touro University Nevada just outside Las Vegas and set to graduate in June 2019 after 2 more clincals (one acute care one outpatient/sports) with plans to take boards in April. Logan...||11/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanExercise Selection for Different Populations with Aaron Horschig||As a physical therapist at Boost Physical Therapy & Sport Performance, Aaron works with such athletes as olympic weightlifters, powerlifters, CrossFitters, international level soccer players, MLB and ...||11/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStoicism and Strength with Melanie Hudson||Melanie Hudson is a DPT student who loves to strength train and eat Oreo's (no seriously, just ask her). In this episode, we chat about a variety of topics including the benefits of being an exercise science major vs. psychology major as a pre-pt st...||11/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBeing a program director as a student with Charlie Badawy||Charlie is completing his Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) at the University of Pittsburgh while working as a strength coach and training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at Stout Training Pittsburgh. Charlie currently over sees the student run program that p...||11/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDPT curriculum and self taught S&C with Gabbi Whisler||Today marks a special day, it's episode 30!!! Thank you all for listening and I hope the next 30 continue to bring you as much value as they have brought me. This weeks episode is a great one because we touch on the positive and negatives of DPT sch...||10/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMovNat and Integrative Medicine with Tim and Jess Cummings||Ep29 is here, which means we are about to hit episode 30 next week! Thank you all for listening and your continued support. On this weeks episode we have Dr. Tim and Jess Cummings, a husband and wife power couple out of the greater KC,M...||10/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBecoming a NextGenPT with Carlos Berio||Dr. Berio is the Owner & Head Sports Pain Jedi at SPARK Physiotherapy in Alexandria, VA. A Physical Therapist, CSCS & Myofascial Trigger Point Specialist, he also holds a MS in Clinical Exercise Physiology. He is most recognized for his work with compe.||10/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTPI and K-Vest with Kyle Adams||Kyle is a Doctor of Physical Therapy, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist who started Adams Performance in 2014 to provide a higher level of sports performance and fitness coaching in the gr.||9/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTalking S&C with SPT's - Trey Martin||Talking S&C with SPT's will be episodes where I have on SPT's from across the nation to chat about all things related to S&C. This week we have on Trey Martin out of East Tennessee State University. Trey runs the @athletedocrehab instagram page...||9/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe 4 Pillars of Blood Flow Restriction with Nicholas Rolnick||In this episode, Nicholas and I take a deep dive into BFR, but we focus in on what he considers the 4 pillars of BFR are. Links: (direct links can be found on the show info page at www.missingvariable.com/25) Nicholas' personal instagram: @thehum...||9/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTeaching S&C to future DPTs + The Level Up initiative with Zak Gabor||Bio: Zak Gabor received his DPT in 2015 from Ithaca College. Throughout college, he served as TA for multiple courses including MSK exam and gross anatomy, as well as getting his CSCS and personal training at the Ithaca College Fitness Center....||9/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMDT + S&C with Jacob Templar||In this episode, we welcome Jacob Templar, a DPT out of New York who has gone through McKenzie courses A-D and will be further seeking certification. Jacob is also an advocate for strength training, both in his personal life and for his patients. W...||8/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPediatrics and S&C with Jeremy Kirschner||Jeremy Kirschner is a doctor of physical therapy currently serving within the pediatric sports and orthopedic niche for Seattle Children’s. Topics we chatted about: - Jerms backgrround - His patient population - Strengthening in pediatrics - You...||8/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSoft Skills and Connections with Zach Wagner||Zach Wagner, PT, DPT, CSCS is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and Strength Coach. He is the owner of Wagner Physical Therapy & Performance, a cash-based PT business in Lakeville, MA.Through his daily practice as a PT and strength coach, his blogs and othe.||8/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanResidencies and Barbells in the Clinic with Chris Fox||Most people will know Chris Fox from the student physical therapist website which is a great resource for students and clinicians alike. Chris is the first person I reached out to for guidance on this PT journey to becoming the clinician I want to be, .||8/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Art of Falling with Ben Musholt||Ben Musholt is a physical therapist and entrepreneur in Portland, Oregon. He co-authored Parkour Strength Training in 2016, and he published the Mad Skills Exercise Encyclopedia in 2013, with a second edition that came out in 2017. When not coaching or.||8/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanChronic pain, the VA, and BFR with Matt Anderson||On this episode I chat with Matt Anderson. Matt currently owns a small part-time physical therapy practice, which is located in Crossfit OptIMize. His full time job is at an outpatient VA facility working with veterans where he sees a lot of chronic pa.||7/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPose Method with Denise Smith||Denise Smith is a certified running technique specialist and a licensed physical therapist. She graduated from Marquette University in 2002 with a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy, is the technique coach for 3 local high schools, and travels the co||7/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRehab Round Table - w/ Brianne, Vince, and Piotr||On this episode I got to chat with three PT's who treat different populations. Brianne sees a more active population/ barbell athletes, Vince treats/prefers geriatric patients, and Piotr sees various populations, but see's many climbers as he is heavil.||7/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGaining experience through immersion with Jon Ide-Don||Visit MissingVariable.com for complete show notes of every Podcast episode. Dr. Jon Ide-Don is a Doctor of Physical Therapy specializing in working with CrossFit athletes and Endurance Athletes. He also specializes in strength and conditioning for en.||7/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMaking connections in a rural community with George Tate||George and I talk about his recent transition from student to clinician as well as where some PT’s might not be as experienced as a personal trainer. George is constantly pushing his limits and is a man who wears many hats. He has his own podcast, is||6/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow providers can change perception with Max Lepage||Max Lepage is a competitive natural bodybuilder and powerlifter originally from Quebec, Canada. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science at College of Charleston and is currently completing a Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Thomas Jeffe||6/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMissing Monday - The Entrepreneur, Manager, & Technician||I've been reading "The E-Myth Revisited" and have been loving it. Today I wanted to quickly talk about one of the first concepts talked about. How all of us have an entrepreneur, a manager, and a technician inside us.||4/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntrovert turned Instagram Hustler - Bob Chang||Bob Chang is a first year DPT student at Ithaca College. He has dreams of starting his own clinic/gym when he gets out of school. Bob has been trying to brand himself on social media (@gainstherapy) and been connecting with various mentors and influenc.||4/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMissing Monday - Little steps lead to big changes||This episode I discuss a perspective I learned on my current clinical rotation in the acute care setting and how we can use it in other areas of life.||4/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMissing Monday - Networking for your future||Are you networking at the local, state, and national level? If not you should be, and I give tips on how you can go about doing that in this episode of Missing Monday.||4/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKurt McDowell - Lifelong Learner, Sports Science, and PhD||Kurt McDowell is a Personal Trainer/Sports Coach at Southeast Hospital's gym Healthpoint and is currently in the beginning stages of starting is own online coaching company, Paragon Training Systems. He recently acquired both his Master's degree in Nut.||4/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMissing Monday - K.I.S.S. Principle||Ever have someone tell you about something and you have no idea what half the words they are saying mean? The same thing happens to our patients when we go into drawn out details. The K.I.S.S Principle aims to fix that. Show notes for all episodes ca.||4/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMissing Monday - Encouraging Physical Activity||Is it ethical to encourage our patients to continue in a physical activity that they can become injured in? I give my opinion on this topic and hope to have some constructive conversations regarding this. Send me a message through anchor with your th.||3/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrian King - Essential Oils, Lung Function, and Coding||Brian and I talk about how essential oils allowed him to stay health enough to stay out of the hospital. We also talk about overcoming fears and not listening to the "what-ifs" that can stop us from taking action. Follow Brian on youtube at youtube.c.||3/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMissing Monday - Distress Vs. Eustress||This week I want to talk about recognizing distress from eustress. How to say no, even when you want to do something. Then I give you a quick tip of how to relieve some of the stress you might be having. You can find the episode show notes at missing.||3/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMissing Monday - 20 Minutes a Day||Welcome to the first Missing Monday! In this episode, I talk about one thing you should be doing every day, and it only takes 20 minutes. The impact it can have on your life is astronomical Find the show notes at missingvariable.com/podcast Follo.||3/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMaking your bed and other habit changes with John Slater||John and I talk about Deep work, holding yourself accountable publicly, John's morning routine and why everyone should have one, and many other things that are sure to help you out. Follow john on instagram at @john.slater Check out his youtube - ht.||3/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroduction||My first episode! Listen to what this ride is going to be about. Let's find what we're missing.||3/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Matt Is An Absolute Rockstar!!!
Matt brings on some of the most interesting guests in the worlds of healthcare and fitness. Following Matt's journey has been awesome. He is such a bright young guy making waves in the physical therapy and fitness industries!
Matt is the real deal!
Great episodes! Regardless of the topic, Matt does a great job of asking the right questions to paint a perfect picture! You can tell he’s genuinely interesting in the stories behind each guest and how they’ve specialized in their specific space! Must listen 👌🏽👂🏽
Upgrade your potential: a mindset for the present and insight into the future
The Missing Variable podcast is ideal for students in health-related fields. His day-to-day strategies for self-improvement meld well with discussions about the macro-issues of tomorrow. If you are interested in the future of physical therapy, but are overwhelmed or too focused on school, this podcast will help you transition into more advanced levels of thinking.