About Dr. Liebenson from www.craigliebenson.com
Dr. Liebenson is the Director of L.A. Sports & Spine a pain management, rehabilitation & performance enhancement center providing one on one musculoskeletal care. He is an Adjunct Professor in the School of Chiropractic, Division of Health Sciences at Murdoch University, Perth Australia and consultant for the the Anglo-European Chiropratic College M.Sc. programs in Chiropractic Rehabilitation. The first ever chiropractic member of the McKenzie Institute (U.S.) Board of Directors he serves on the editorial boards of numerous journals including the Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation; the PM&R Journal of Injury, Function and Rehabilitation; the Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapy; and Journal of Manual Therapy.
Dr. Liebenson is the first health care provider in California to receive a Certification of Recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) on Achievement of Recognition for Delivery of Quality Back Pain Care. He is actively engaged in ongoing research on the spinal stabilization system as a Visiting Scholar at Pr. Stuart McGill’s Spine Biomechanics Laboratory at the University of Waterloo. He began studying with both Dr. Karel Lewit and Pr Vladimir Janda beginning in 1987 and began hosting Pavel Kolar’s programs in the late 1990’s.
Dr. Liebenson publishes extensively and is the editor of the book/DVD Rehabilitation of the Spine: A Practioner’s Manual (2nd ed), 2007, DVD series Yoga & Ergonomics; Core Stability Training; & Functional-Performance Training and the The Functional Training Handbook (2014). He has had books published into Spanish, Greek, Korean, Chinese, and Japanese. He worked as team chiropractor for the N.B.A. Los Angeles Clippers from 2005-2009, consulted with the M.L.B. Arizona Diamondbacks, N.F.L. Seattle Seahawks, and Boston Sports Medicine and Performance Group. He serves on the Advisory Council for Equinox worldwide luxury fitness gyms.
Ther-ex database as mentioned in the episode: http://scotmorrison.com/therexdatabase/
About Scot from http://scotmorrison.com/about-me-3/
Scot Morrison is a board certified physical therapist and strength coach who started his undergrad career as an engineering major. He quickly realized that he was spending all his free time researching human performance and moved on to Exercise Science while also training clients at the university fitness center. After graduating with honors in 2008 Scot began working for a hospital based medical fitness center in south Florida where he was involved in the development and implementation of a variety of programs with a focus on childhood obesity, Parkinson’s, Cardiac rehab, and corporate health. During this time he also resumed his schooling and graduated with honors from the University of St. Augustine as a Doctor of Physical Therapy. As part of his DPT Scot completed advanced manual therapy training which he has continued since graduation with a focus on the approaches of the Maitlaind-Australian and McKenzie groups. Scot is a Titleist Certified golf fitness coach and a NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. He is very active in his professional bodies and is an occasional co-host of the popular podcast PT Inquest.
Scot currently works as the head of medical services for the MLS Professional Referee Organization. He also treats local athletes at Black Diamond Physical Therapy and runs a concierge private practice.