Sports Therapy, Rehabilitation, Orthopedics, and Neuromuscular Gains Academy (STRONG)

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    El Diamante High School


    5100 W Whitendale

    Visalia, CA 93277
    Principal: Jeff Hohne



    Academy Introduction

    Students enrolled in the El Diamante Sports Therapy, Rehabilitation, Orthopedics and Neuromusular Gains Academy will advance understanding in various areas.  Some of these areas include, but are not limited to, prevention, treatment, and management of illness and injury as well as the preservation of mental and physical well-being.  These areas of study will focus not only on sports but in life through concentrating on the study of many sciences: Biology, Kinesiology, Chemistry, Anatomy and Physiology.  This will all take place throughout the students' 4 year tenure at the home of the Miners.  


    Careers in Sports Therapy, Rehabilitation, Orthopedics, and Neuromuscular Gains

    Athletic Trainer
    Physical Therapist
    Orthopedic surgeon
    Registered Nurse
    Medical Doctor
    Occupational Therapy
    Sport Psychologist
    Physical Education Teacher
    Personal Trainer

    Professional Sports

    Recreational Therapy

    Stength & Conditioning Coach


    Execerise Physiology

    Massage Therapy

    Physician Assistant


    Career Themed Courses

    STRONG 1 – Health / Career Choices and Changes
    STRONG 2 – Sports Therapy
    STRONG 3 – Anatomy/Physiology
    STRONG 4 – Advanced Sports Therapy (AST)
    STRONG 5 – Ethics / Psychology



    Work Based Learning Experiences

    Student Internships
    Job Placement Opportunities
    Project Based Learning
    Field Study Tours

    Medical Facility Tours

    Professional Presentations