Randy Kolodny, PT, DPT, MA

Associate Professor of Clinical Physical Therapy and Director of Clinical Education
Director of Clinical Education
rbk21@columbia.edu
Education

DPT Massachusetts General Institute of Health Professions
MA Counseling Psychology, Teacher’s College, Columbia University
BA Physical Therapy, Stony Brook University
BA Psychology, Binghamton University

Professional Expertise
Evaluation and Treatment of Patients in the Acute Care, Subacute and Acute Rehabilitation Settings
Rehabilitation Counseling
Clinical Education
Expert Witness Physical Therapy Practice Liability

Research Interest
Disability Awareness Education
Psychosocial Adaptation to Chronic Illness and Disability (CID)
Cross-Cultural Rehabilitation
Physical Therapy Clinical Education Models
Complimentary and Alternative Medicine (CAM)

Teaching Responsibilities
PT Procedures

Psychosocial Adaptation to Illness and Disability

Coordinates with Drs. Abbruzzese and Timmerberg
- Clinical Seminar I, II, III and IV
- Clinical Education I and II
- Internship

Capstone Advisement

Scholarly Productivity
Recent Publications

Kolodny RB, & Irizarry N. A Disability Awareness Educational Module for Children in Kindergarten. Platform presentation, American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, Nashville, TN, February, 2008.

Kolodny RB, Sliwinski M, Granick R, Turano J, Morrone T. Clinical Mentorship: A Precursor to the First Full-Time Clinical Experience. American Physical Therapy Association, Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, CA, February, 2006.

American Physical Therapy Association, Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, CA. Conference Proceedings.

Recent Presentations

Kolodny RB, & Irizarry N. A Disability Awareness Educational Module for Children in Kindergarten. Platform presentation, American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, Nashville, TN, February, 2008.

Kolodny RB, Sliwinski M, Granick R, Turano J, Morrone T. Clinical Mentorship: A Precursor to the First Full-Time Clinical Experience. American Physical Therapy Association, Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, CA, February, 2006.