Chelsie is a graduate from Eastern Washington University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy Program. Prior to attending EWU, she studied Exercise Science and Health at the University of Idaho. Chelsie is a graduate of Therapeutic Associate’s Orthopedic Residency program which included advanced training in manual therapy through the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy (NAIOMT) to become a Certified Manual Physical Therapist (CMPT). Chelsie is certified in Astym (a soft tissue therapy that stimulates the body’s natural healing process) which allows her to address tissue restrictions and achieve better outcomes more efficiently. With Functional Movement Screening Level 1 and 2 certifications, Chelsie integrates screening for return to sport and training into her physical therapy treatments and community outreach.
Chelsie has a passion for working with all age groups and has clinical experience in treating athletes, general orthopedics, pre/post-surgery, and neurological conditions. She strives to improve each patient’s ability to reach their personal goals following an injury through individualized treatment programs.
Chelsie is an avid soccer player and remains an active participant in Spokane Adult Leagues and at her U of I and Cheney High School Alumni games. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two cats, sampling local cuisine, and being outdoors.
Certified Manual Physical Therapist