Registering with True Coach – Once you have scheduled your appointment you will receive an email within a few business days stating that Gait Happens has invited you to True Coach. Accept the invitation and complete the brief registration process. Click Here to Download the app for Apple products. Click Here to Download the app for Android products.
Pictures and Videos – When you log on to your TrueCoach App, you will see your exercise calendar. On your calendar prior to your appointment will be a “workout” that says pictures and videos. Please go to this workout and upload your pictures and videos as listed (Eg. video walking from the back, video walking from the side, etc.).
Your consultation – The consultation will be conducted via zoom, your zoom link will be in your confirmation email.
Your report and exercise plan – You will receive a video report from your virtual consultant via the Chat feature. This will include a summary of findings/status report, possible footwear recommendations, and movement goals. The plan will then be added to your workout calendar. Every day you will see which exercises you are to be doing that day as well as descriptions and videos. If you have questions you can reach your virtual consultant via the chat feature. We ask that you give us 2-3 business days to get your report and plan in order after your appointment.
Here at Gait Happens we offer virtual consultations for people looking for individualized recommendations. The initial consultation is 50 minutes utilizing Zoom video conferencing. Prior to the live consultation we will analyze pictures/videos uploaded via the TrueCoach App. During the consultation we will be performing movement assessments as well as biomechanical analysis. Following the appointment you will receive the following: a summary of your movement analysis, recommended corrective exercise strategies, and possible footwear recommendations.
This options is ideal for health practitioners that are looking for a second opinion on a difficult case. Foot pain can be attributed to many factors both locally as well as from a more global mechanical perspective. Information available can be confusing at best. This 30 minute phone call can be helpful to run through your case with a specialist.
Gait Happens is an entirely virtual company! If you would like to see a practitioner in person, please visit their clinic websites for more information.
Dr. Conley holds office hours at Total Health Solutions in Lakewood, CO. If you are local or would like to travel to Colorado for an in person appointment, please call the office at (303)278-2623 to schedule or go to thsclinic.com.
Dr. Perez holds office hours at Kinetic Chiropractic in Lafayette, CO.
Dr. Simon holds office hours at Sole Physical Therapy in Columbus, OH.
Dr. Bernard-Miller holds office hours at Activate Physical Therapy and Wellness in Fairfax, CA
Dr. Lineberger holds office hours at Pursuit Physiotherapy and Performance in Denver, NC
Kala, MPT holds office hours at Kala Physical Therapy in Asheville, NC.
ALL TIMES ARE LISTED IN MOUNTAIN DAYLIGHT TIME (DENVER, CO)WE ASK THAT YOU PLEASE PLAN YOUR APPOINTMENT ACCORDINGLY
ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE IN MOUNTAIN DAYLIGHT TIME (DENVER, CO) PLEASE BE SURE TO MARK YOU CALENDAR WITH THE APPROPRIATE TIME FOR YOUR TIME ZONE
1. Once you have scheduled your appointment you should receive a TrueCoach invitation email within the next few business days. Please accept this invitation, register for TrueCoach, and download and familiarize yourself with TrueCoach prior to your appointment. Click Here to Download for Apple products. Click Here to Download for Android products.
2. Dress appropriately: We are going to ask you to move, please wear clothing that makes it easy for us to see how you are moving.
3. Have on hand your current running and/or walking shoes.
4. Pictures: Standing – Views from the front, back and side that include the the foot, ankle, knees and hips. If you think that your lower extremity pathology is affecting something in your upper body (ie. neck), send us a picture of your entire body from the front, back and side. If the foot is the primary problem then zoom in tight to the foot as well. These will be uploaded to your true coach calendar under the “pictures and videos” workout.
5. Video: Walking gait and/or running gait. Make sure lighting is good. 30 seconds each view, front, side and back. For running, on a treadmill is preferred. These will be uploaded to your true coach calendar under the “pictures and videos” workout.
6. You will receive a confirmation email for your appointment. This email will contain a link to a zoom video conference, please keep this email. On the day of your appointment please click this link to enter your virtual consultation.
We maintain a 24 hour cancellation policy, any appointment that is missed or cancelled within 24 hours of the appointment will not be eligible for a refund. There is a $40 rescheduling fee for any appointment missed due to a miscalculation of time difference.
Gait Happens offers this program/consult for educational purposes only. The information shared by Gait Happens should not be used for diagnosis, nor should it be considered a replacement for consultation with a health care professional. Gait Happens strongly recommends working with a health care professional for further evaluation and appropriate follow up. If you have questions or concerns about your health, please contact your health care provider. Gait Happens is not responsible for inappropriate interpretation and application of the knowledge, principles, and exercises provided in this program. Further, Gait Happens is not responsible for injury caused or related to the use of the material in this program to the user, the user’s clients, or any other affiliated party. Gait Happens disclaims any liabilities or loss in connection with the exercises and advice in this program. While Gait Happens has endeavored to make sure the information contained in this consult/program is accurate, Gait Happens cannot guarantee the accuracy of such information, and it is provided without warranty or guarantee of any kind.
Before your consultation we’ll analyze pictures/videos uploaded through the TrueCoach App.
During the consultation we’ll perform movement assessments as well as biomechanical analysis.
After the appointment you’ll get:
Dr. Lineberger is a physical therapist, fellowship trained manual therapist, and CrossFit Level 1 trainer. She believes in bringing a patient-focused, fitness forward approach to physical therapy to help patients get back to the activities they love. She enjoys helping patients understand their bodies better and connect the dots between improving movement and improving overall health.Dr. Lineberger attended Appalachian State University and graduated in 2014 with a degree in Exercise Science, then attended Duke University for her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree, finishing in 2017. Shortly after PT school, Dr. Lineberger was accepted into a fellowship in orthopedic and manual physical therapy to refine her skills and continue her pursuit of providing excellent care.In addition to providing virtual appointments with Gait Happens, Dr. Lineberger owns Pursuit Physiotherapy and Performance in Denver, NC, an out-of-network clinic that brings a fitness-forward approach to physical therapy care. Her mission is to empower patients to take control of their musculoskeletal health by teaching them about the body’s resiliency.Outside the clinic you can probably find her hiking with her husband, Drew, and their pup, Harley, or inside the gym at CrossFit DHF.In Person Clinic: Dr. Lineberger holds office hours at Pursuit Physiotherapy and Performance in Denver, NC.
Claire is an avid runner, cyclist, swimmer and yoga practitioner. She loves spending time on the trail with her husband, Levi, and her dog, Stella.
Claire brings a whole body approach to treatment, looking at the whole kinetic chain. She uses her background as an athlete and yoga instructor combined with knowledge of the musculoskeletal and neuromuscular systems to optimize your body’s movement and help you achieve your goals. She provides custom-tailored evaluation and treatment to help you live, move and perform better.
In addition to providing virtual consultations with Gait Happens, Dr. Bernard Miller also started her own clinic, Activate Physical Therapy & Wellness, in Fairfax, CA. Her goal is to educate and empower patients about their bodies and how to move better in order to reach their goals.
She holds a BS in International Health from Georgetown University and a Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from the University of California, San Francisco.
Certifications: Herman & Wallace Pelvic Floor Level 1 and 2B Certification, UCSF Running Analysis, MobilityWOD Strength & Conditioning for Clinicians Level 1 Certified, Certified Gait Guru from GaitHappens, 200-Hour Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) Certification, Pelvic Floor Implications for the Running Athlete, Myofascial Decompression (MFD)
In Person Clinic: Dr. Bernard-Miller holds office hours at Activate Physical Therapy and Wellness in Fairfax, CA.
Kala has been practicing bodywork since 2006, after completing a 16-month program at the Brian Utting School of Massage in Seattle, WA. In 2012 she earned a Master’s degree in physical therapy from Western Carolina University and began working in outpatient, orthopedic therapy in Asheville, North Carolina, treating patients with a wide variety of diagnoses. She opened her own practice in 2018 to offer a combination of physical therapy and massage sessions to address pain and movement dysfunction and have more focused time with her patients.Kala found the world of injury treatment and physical therapy as a teenager, experiencing intermittent dance-related injuries. Her 25+ years of modern dance training and performing inform her interest in restoring patients to pain-free movement patterns. Her interest in the intersection of movement and bodywork also attracted her to Thai massage, incorporating movement, stretching, and compression work. She has completed over 180 hours of Thai massage training in Chiang Mai, Thailand.Together, Kala’s training and experience allow her to address the needs of professional dancers, athletes and amateur movers alike, finding methods of treatment to return each individual to ease of movement.In Person Clinic: Kala, MPT holds office hours at Kala Physical Therapy in Asheville, NC.
Dr. Eryn Simon believes in the human body’s resilience. She knows with the right education and guidance people can overcome pain and return to the activities they love. As an athlete who dealt with persistent knee pain from youth through college, she knows all too well the struggles of trying multiple treatments with no lasting benefits. Now, as an expert in human movement, she strives to educate her clients on the correlation between body mechanics and pain, give them the tools for self management, and get them back to fearless movement.
Dr. Simon attended Walsh University where she played collegiate softball and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. She then went on to pursue her Doctorate in Physical Therapy at The Ohio State University. After working as a clinician in a busy outpatient clinic, she knew she could do more to help people but needed a different environment. In spring of 2019, Dr. Simon opened Sole Physical Therapy, a cash based practice in Columbus Ohio. This is where she currently provides in person treatments along with virtual consultations for Gait Happens.
Dr. Simon is a lifelong learner who is always striving to further her education especially in the subject of foot and ankle dysfunction. For fun, she enjoys traveling, playing sand volleyball to get in her competitive fix, and socializing with friends and family.
In Person Clinic: Dr. Simon holds office hours at Sole Physical Therapy in Columbus, OH.