Meet Our Team

Matthew Booth, PT, DPT

Clinic Director | Physical Therapist

Matt Booth graduated from the University of Southern California with a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT). His interest in manual therapy has led to completion of Level III in the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy, a certification in Augmented Soft-Tissue Mobilization (The ASTYM™ System), and extensive training in Myofascial Release.

Matt is clinic director of Therapeutic Associates Boise Physical Therapy – SE Boise. His clinic offers specialties in treatment of sports and work comp injuries, chronic pain, and Men’s Health issues of pelvic pain. Matt blends his athletic interests of running, cycling, and triathlon into the clinic to offer specialized bike fitting, treadmill video gait analysis, and injury prevention/treatment workshops.

Matt is involved in the Physical Therapy profession as the State Government Affairs Liaison for Idaho and as the Chair of the Idaho Physical Therapy Political Action Committee.

Jerrod Ackerman, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Jerrod Ackerman graduated with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) from Ohio University, as well as a Bachelor’s Degree in Physiology of Exercise, Magna Cum Laude. He has a strong interest in hands-on, manual therapy and has been trained in multiple techniques by several premiere clinicians, instructors, and researchers throughout the nation.

Jerrod’s passion for physical therapy stems from the ability to directly and dramatically improve a patient’s physical and emotional well-being through highly individualized treatment techniques, education, and activity modification. He strives to deliver the most progressive, evidence-based treatments to all patients to provide the quickest and most effective outcomes possible. In doing so, Jerrod makes your goals, his goals.

Jerrod was born and raised in Milan, Ohio, but moved to Boise after completing several clinical experiences in the western United States and developing a passion for the mountains, outdoors, and wide-open spaces. Other interests include running, hiking, basketball, music, playing guitar, travel, new experiences, and an overall active lifestyle.

Shannon McGrath physical therapist

Shannon McGrath, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Shannon graduated with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) from MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston, MA, as well as a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Physiology from the University of Miami, Cum Laude. Throughout her graduate studies, she developed a passion for hands-on physical therapy while training with several expert clinicians involved with the North American Institute of Orthopaedic Manual Therapists (NAIOMT). Since moving to Boise, she has had the opportunity to expand upon her interests in the field through her training in the Fascial Distortion Model (FDM).

Shannon enjoys working with athletes of all backgrounds. While pursuing her degree in Boston, she participated in a course on adaptive sports with one of the nation’s largest rehabilitation hospitals, learning how to work with disabled athletes and individuals to facilitate their safe return to a variety of activities. Upon moving to Boise, she had the opportunity to continue working with athletes and joining the wellness team with the Ballet Idaho.

Growing up on Cape Cod, MA, Shannon picked up a love for playing tennis and kayaking. In her spare time, she also enjoys incorporating her passion for nutrition into cooking, as well as going for hikes, skiing, and traveling whenever possible.

Lynsey Wagner, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist
  • Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy

Lynsey graduated from Colorado State University with a BS in Health and Exercise Science – Sports Medicine in 2007. She then received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) with distinction from Northern Arizona University in 2012.

Lynsey continues to pursue additional education from the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy (NAIOMT) and has received training in the Fascial Distortion Model (FDM). She has been involved as a member of the Orthopedic Residency Program which encourages continued education through mentorship and advanced classes. Lynsey enjoys working one-on-one with her patients to develop individualized treatment programs aimed at helping them reach their goals. Her clinical focus is on orthopedic rehabilitation with a strong emphasis on patient-specific education, biomechanical analysis and patient empowerment. She has a variety of experience working with chronic pain, women’s health issues, sports related injuries, neurological and balance impairments, and injury prevention.

Lynsey grew up in Boise, Idaho and has a passion for the outdoors. When not at work, Lynsey can be found camping, swimming, biking and spending quality time with her family and friends.

Shelby Hyde, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Shelby graduated with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) from Northern Arizona University, as well as a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science from Boise State University, Summa Cum Laude. He has a strong interest in manual physical therapy which increased throughout his graduate studies. This interest led to participating in a manual therapy group through school and seeking out training under nationally recognized clinicians during his education. He continues to expand his training through education in the Fascial Distortion Model (FDM).

Being a marathon runner, Shelby has a personal understanding of the value of physical movement in life. This passion makes his priority to get you back to what you love whether that is running marathons or keeping up with your garden. To accomplish this Shelby aims to create individualized treatment plans that will optimize your return to function through evidence based treatments.

Shelby grew up in Twin Falls, Idaho and fell in love with Boise after attending school at Boise State. In his spare time, you will often find Shelby running to prepare for another race, playing basketball, watching college football, and enjoying time with his family.

Zach Snyder - SE Boise Physical Therapy

Zach Snyder, PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant

Zach Snyder graduated from Carrington College of Boise with an Associate of Science Degree – Physical Therapist Assistant. Zach grew up in St. Louis, MO where he enlisted in the United States Air Force. He was an Aircraft Armament Systems Journeyman accomplishing mission requirements on the F-15 Eagle fighter aircraft during two tours in Afghanistan and the United Arab Emirates. Honorably discharged in 2014, he began his pursuit in becoming a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant.

Zach has a passion in helping others return to their prior level of function and obtain a healthier lifestyle by implementing a variety of skilled treatments including soft tissue manipulation, joint mobilizations, gait training, therapeutic exercise and neuromuscular re-education. He aspires to grow as a healthcare professional by continuing his education and learning from his therapeutic team.

While not at work Zach enjoys spending time with girlfriend and six-year-old boxer, Mila. Other interest include fishing, hiking, kayaking, snowboarding, active lifestyle, attending concerts and having fun with his friends.

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Dylan Warrington

Exercise Specialist

Dylan graduated from Boise State University with a B.S. in Kinesiology, where he gained knowledge and experience in the world of human movement. For the past five years, Dylan has helped run several youth athletic training programs, is a personal trainer, and has been a high school strength and conditioning coach working for multiple athletic programs at various schools in the valley. His passion has always been to help people, and personal training allows him to help people, younger and older, to live healthier lifestyles and reach their goals.

Timmy Royer

Administrative Supervisor

Alyssa Hodgkinson

Administrative Coordinator

Kristin Harwood

Reiki Practitioner

Kristin, originally from Northern Idaho, graduated from the University of Idaho with a B.S in Sports Science and M.S in Health Promotion. She is currently a Health and Wellness instructor at the College of Western Idaho and has worked in the health and wellness industry for years. She began her study of energy anatomy after learning to manipulate energy through movement. Kristin is Usui Reiki level one and two certified and is currently working on her Master certification in Tanran Reiki. Kristin is passionate about helping others and aiding in their spiritual growth and development.

Amy Henkel, LMT

Licensed Massage Therapist | Exercise Specialist

Amy graduated with honors from Milan Institute of Massage Therapy. She competed at the collegiate level on the women’s basketball team at Eastern Washington University while earning a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science and a minor in Psychology. After graduating, Amy went on to play professional basketball in Denmark for a year.
Working in a physical therapy environment, Amy has the ability to communicate with the physical therapists and incorporate a therapeutic, healing touch. She tailors every massage session to the client’s specific needs and integrates different modalities. Amy enjoys helping her clients manage pain while restoring health and is trained in techniques such as deep tissue, swedish, sports massage, subtle energy, prenatal, and myofascial release.

Kelsey O'Leary, LMT, NASM-CPT

Licensed Massage Therapist

Kelsey is a Licensed Massage Therapist and a Certified Personal Trainer (National Academy of Sports Medicine). She is very enthusiastic when it comes to educating clients about their bodies and how they work so that they can take the information they learn into their everyday lives. Her goal is to enhance the quality of life in the clients she works with by creating an individualized, therapeutic protocol for each individual.

Her approach to bodywork with each client depends on their needs as well as what they want from each session. Some of the benefits of the work include: Reduction of chronic pain, reduction of stress and anxiety, increased blood circulation and lymph function, increased flexibility and range of motion as well as injury prevention/education.

Marcie McGuinness, ATC

Certified Athletic Trainer

Valerie Munson

Front Office Assistant | Physical Therapy Aide