Gabriele Moriello, Ph.D.
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Office: Ricketts 314
PhD in Health Related Sciences with an emphasis in Gerontology (2010)
Virginia Commonwealth University
Title of dissertation: The effect of implicit stereotypes on the physical performance of older adults.
M.S. in Allied Health (2001)
University of Connecticut
B.S. in Physical Therapy (1988)
Certified Exercise Expert for Aging Adults
Physical Therapist working privately in home care
PTY 504: Introduction to the Physical Therapy Profession
PTY 501: Neuroscience
PTY 501L: Neuroscience Lab
PTY 647: Analysis of the Professional Literature in Physical Therapy
PTY 730: Professional Practice Issues
PTY 768: Capstone Experience: Systematic Reviews
PTY 769: Capstone Experience: Faculty Mentored Research project
Use of oral history projects in the gerontology classroom
Leisure and recreational activities in those with physical impairments
Moriello G, Pathare N, Cirone C, Pastore D, Shears D, Sulehri S. Comparison of forward versus backward walking using body weight supported treadmill training in an individual with a spinal cord injury: a single subject design (in press). Physiotherapy Theory and Practice.
Moriello G, Denio C, Abraham M, DeFrancesco D, Townsley. Incorporating yoga into an intense physical therapy program in someone with Parkinson’s disease: A case report (in press). Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies.
Moriello G, Cotter JJ, Shook N, Dodd-McCue D, Welleford EA. The effect of implicit stereotypes on the physical performance of older adults. Educational Gerontology. 2013;39(8): 599-612.
Maloney K, Moriello G, D’Addario M, George G, Lizardi T, Papa L, Scheidel B, Wagner A. Effects of body weight supported treadmill training in people with impaired ambulatory ability from a traumatic brain injury (in press). International Journal of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation.
American Physical Therapy Association
Member of The Sage College’s IRB committee