Meet Our Team

Belen Vala_Haynes - Vancouver Physical Therapy

Belen Vala-Haynes

PT, DPT, OCS
Clinic Director | Physical Therapist

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.

Olivia Morrison - Hazel Dell Physical Therapy

Olivia Morrison

PT, DPT
Physical Therapist

Olivia received her bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from Michigan State University and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Michigan. Throughout her training she has found passion in treating patients of all different activity levels in the outpatient orthopedic setting. Olivia believes in a functional training based approach in combination with manual techniques in order to facilitate an active role in rehabilitation for patients. She is also certified in Astym treatment as well as implementing the theory of Applied Functional Science training of Gary Gray.

When not in the clinic you may find Olivia on her stand-up paddle board, playing volleyball or exploring her new city of Portland in search of a hike or food truck!

Katie Kemp - Vancouver Physical Therapy

Katie Kemp


Front Office Coordinator

Katie was raised in Coos Bay, OR. She has always had a love for sports and participated in softball, soccer, and track & field since elementary school and continued with track & field through college. She still holds Marshfield High School’s all-time records dating back to 1960 and freshman and Coos County records in shot put and discus. She went back and coached track & field for four years to give back to the community and give those athletes the great experience that she had while competing.

After college, she started her ongoing 14-year career working in Physical Therapy and has worked for Therapeutic Associates for eight years. She enjoys working with people and watching the progress that patients experience with Physical Therapy. Outside of the clinic, she loves spending time with her daughter and her activities and spending quality time with family and friends. She also enjoys spending time in the outdoors camping on the lakes, rivers, and beaches, riding ATV’s on the dunes, and playing on a summer softball league.