Professional Bio

Education
  • Doctor of Education, University of St Augustine, St. Augustine, Florida – in process
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, California, 2010
  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, University of Southern Mississippi, Jackson, Mississippi,  1997
As an educator, I want to learn and grow my method of instruction to meet the students where they are in their learning process and to encourage critical thinking through group activities, simulation and reflection.

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Certifications and Expertise

Certifications
  • Physical Therapy License, Colorado 11939
  • Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) - 2018
  • License to Practice Physical Therapy – Colorado 11939
  • Basic Life Support Provider Certified
  • CANVAS Online Learning Management System
  • Credentialing Clinical Instructor Course

Professional Memberships

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA): National and Colorado Chapter
  • Clinical Education Special Interest Group, Colorado

Community Involvement & Service

Service to Profession

Clinical Site Email Communication. Created a digital format letter with links to APTA, Regis CESP page, and Regis Facebook account to improve communication with clinical partners. Regis University – 2018

Colorado Chapter Clinical Education Special Interest Group.  Member of the Clinical Education Special Interest Group which meets to discuss physical therapy clinical education. 2017 - Present

CAPTE Review. Assisted in preparation of materials for CAPTE review and participated in the CAPTE interview of Concorde Career College PTA program’s processes, curriculums, assessment tools, etc. Denver Campus – 2017

Service to School/University

Physical Therapist and Physical Therapist Assistant Learning Experience. Created a four school multi-day experience that included group activities and low fidelity simulation to encourage improved understanding of the PT and PTA role, skills, and clinical performance. Regis University – 2018

Clinical Education Video.  Created videos highlighting the Clinical Education Scholar Program and its relevance to the Clinical Instructor and Doctor of Physical Therapy Students to showcase on the Regis School of PT Website. Regis University – 2018