Location: Houston, Texas
PTA, CCI, CFMSS, NASM-PES, NASM- CPT, CKT Head Exercise Specialist
Carlos is a licensed PTA and director of education and programming at Acceleration Training Concepts in Houston, TX. He has been in the fitness and rehabilitation industry in Houston for over15 years. He has worked as a clinician in sports medicine/ outpatient physical therapy setting and in acute care.
As a clinician, he has been a clinical instructor and mentor to PT, PTA, and exercise science students. He has worked with local high school, college, Olympic and professional athletes over the years. He has lectured at the Texas High School Coaches Clinic in New Braunfels, sponsored by Perform Better. He has been a lecturer/instructor/adjunct faculty for exercise science students from UH and HCC. He is also currently ATC’s internship coordinator for education for UH-CL students.
Carlos has been certified by the National Academy of Sports Medicine as a Performance Enhancement Specialist and Personal Trainer. He is a certified Functional Movement Screening specialist as well.He has continued his education through Kyle Kiessel and Phil Plisky with the Selective Functional Movement Assessment parts 1 &2 as well as their Y-balance test. He has been certified by the IKFF as a CKT-I.
He currently draws from over 600 hours of continuing education in both physical therapy and exercise science and blended them with his understanding of functional movement and fitness for exercise programming that is objective, safe, progressive, challenging, and creative.