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Johan Lambeck PT owns an Aquatic Therapy Consultancy. From 1979 - 1998 he was in charge of the Department of Aquatic Therapy in the Rehabilitation Centre Sint Maartenskliniek (Nijmegen, NL). He is co-founder of the Halliwick Foundation, the International Halliwick Association and the  Association International Aquatic Therapy Faculty (IATF). In 1998 he was named Aquatic Therapy Professional of the year in the USA. He has taught over 700 seminars  on almost all topics in aquatic therapy.. He is the author or co-author of 5 books / CDRom's , over 30 published articles and chapters in (peer reviewed) journals and books on aquatics and aquatic therapy. In 2005, he joined the Cochrane Collaboration balneotherapy review group. Johan is affiliated as Free Research Associate to the Faculty of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences, KU Leuven, joining the EU Erasmus Aquaevidence/Aquaoutcome project, see his Linkedin profile

His consultancy and teaching institute has clients in over 40 countries worldwide. As a knowledge broker, he tries to implement the existing evidence in the daily practice of aquatic therapy. Keywords are:
- patient centered approach based on clinical reasoning
- skillful hands-on teaching
- teaching-by-reasoning-and-doing

He is Senior Lecturer in the International Halliwick Therapy Network (IHTN), a part of the Halliwick Foundation and the  Association IATF (International Aquatic Therapy Faculty), see
Johan also is primary contact person for the Aquatic Physical Therapy Network of the WCPT (APTI)

More information: see his profile at Linked in
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