Cathy is originally from Archbold, a small town in northwest Ohio. She currently lives with her family near Granville. Cathy graduated from the Physical Therapy program at Ohio State University in 1980 and started this private practice in 1984. She has over twenty years of experience as a practicing physical therapist and has practiced in virtually every health care setting. Currently, Cathy largely limits her practice time to the evaluation and treatment of women’s health physical therapy patients.
EDUCATION: Cathy attended Ohio State University in Columbus where she received a Bachelor of Science degree from the School of Allied Medical Professions – Division of Physical Therapy in June of 1980. Since graduation, Cathy has attended well over sixty continuing education courses with approximately forty of those courses focused specifically toward women’s health physical therapy.
EXPERIENCES: In addition to attending formal education courses, Cathy has presented over fifty lectures and clinical education courses (several at state and national levels) to physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, physicians, nurses and other health care professionals. Cathy was the Program Director of the Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Central Ohio Technical College in Newark, Ohio for three years. She is also a contributing author in the physical therapy text Therapeutic Exercise: Foundations and Techniques. 1st, 2nd and 3rd Editions, Kisner/Colby.
CREDENTIALS: Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy – Ohio State University 1980 • State of Ohio Physical Therapy License 1980 • American Red Cross CPR – Adult, Child, Infant
American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
Ohio Physical Therapy Association
APTA Private Practice Section – member
APTA Section on Women’s Health – board member
National Association for Continence (NAFC)
Physical Therapy Provider Network, Great Lakes – board member
Technology in Education for Kids (TEK) – president
National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)
Newark Area Chamber of Commerce