School-based physical therapy services for students in public school districts in 2 states and over 5 districts; medical PT services in 3 different county Birth-to-Three Programs in 2 states; general acute care physical therapy, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation (emphasis on recovery from stroke, spinal cord injury, and accidents), experience in a neonatal unit and pediatric hospital specializing in children's rehab services. Many continuing education courses in pediatric physical therapy, health promotion and wellness, clinical decision making, pharmacology, torticollis, sensory integration, lower extremity orthotics, seating and positioning, educationally-based services, autism, learning difficulties, dyspraxia, conscious discipline, early childhood, and treatment techniques of NDT (neuro-developmental treatment).
Fun, practical ways to embed therapeutic concepts into play and school routines. Collaborative team approach in different environments(early childhood center, home, daycare, preschool, and public school). Creative problem solving.
Many parent, teacher, student, and administration thank you's and references.
Board Certified Physical Therapist with over 31 years of experience, emphasis in Pediatrics and school-based practice. Certified in NDT. Doctoral of Physical Therapy(DPT)Degree 2011. Graduate coursework in the Master of Health Science Program in the Neurological/Pediatric Track. Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Therapy
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