California State University, Northridge
The Center of Achievement
The Center of Achievement through Adapted Physical Activity has been providing internationally recognized adapted fitness programs for people with disabilities since 1971. The Center brings hope
and restoration to people with special needs in a caring and motivating environment.
The Center of Achievement offers both aquatic and land-based therapeutic exercise programs for individuals with special needs while training students and professionals in health and rehabilitation-related fields. The unique combination of academic programs and service-learning opportunities has contributed to making the Center one of the most successful programs in the nation. In addition, the Center is committed to providing evidence-based interventions and extending scientific knowledge to a larger community through clinical research.