Meet Our Team

Belen Vala_Haynes - Vancouver Physical Therapy

Belen Vala-Haynes, PT, DPT

Clinic Director | Physical Therapist
  • Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy

Belen has experience in outpatient physical therapy working with patients of all ages and activity levels and all types of musculoskeletal injuries. She is well versed in sports and orthopedic injuries, chronic pain, chronic disease management, functional rehabilitation, and optimizing athletic performance.

Philosophy:

Her treatment philosophy focuses on developing individualized treatment plans, with an emphasis on manual therapy, to provide each patient with a healing touch to maximize their outcomes.

Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts: Kinesiology from St. Mary’s College of CA in 2006
  • Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Pacific University in 2010
  • Kaiser Mentorship in Advanced Orthopedic Manual Therapy 2011
  • Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist in 2013
  • Certified in Augmented Soft Tissue Mobilization (ASTYM)

When not in the clinic, you may find Belen hiking or mountain biking in the Gorge, surfing at the Oregon Coast, running in Forest Park, or trying out local foodie destinations with her husband, Tony.

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Christina Trautman, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Christina received her bachelor’s degree in Life Science from the University of Portland and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Pacific University. Through her training she found a passion in Women’s Health therapy, and went on to receive her Women’s Health certification through Herman and Wallace Institute Level 1 and Level 2. Christina has been treating and aiding women with pelvic floor dysfunction for over 7 years. She has also received her Pre- and Post-Natal Corrective Exercise Specialist certificate and is pursuing more classes in STOTT Rehab Pilates Mat and Reformer.

Christina specializes in treating pain syndromes, pregnancy and post-partum care, organ prolapse, incontinence and how to restore balance in the pelvic floor. She focuses on holistic are with a gentle approach to treating the pelvis and structures within the body that alter mechanics of the pelvic floor. She also offers a pregnancy and post-partum training program.

Christina enjoys spending time with her husband, english bulldog and extended family here in the Pacific Northwest. In her spare time, Christina loves being active outdoors including camping, hiking, gardening and going to pilates and yoga.

Hope Hampton, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Angela Hunt

Administrative Coordinator