Special focus on
- Concussion Management
- Parkinson's and Movement Disorders
- B.S., University of Iowa, 0 2000
- P.T., Pacific University, Hillsboro 2006
- Neurological certified specialist - American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties
Jennifer specializes in neurological diagnoses including Parkinson’s disease, traumatic brain injury (including concussions) and geriatric clients. Jennifer is part of the comprehensive neurological rehab team (CNRT) that provides interdisciplinary care for her clients. She has advanced training with Parkinson’s disease and works closely with the Parkinson’s Center of Oregon to optimize her patients care.
Jennifer is part of TEAM PD (Therapists Educated and Aligned in the Management of Parkinson’s Disease), which provides education to therapists across Oregon and Washington. She also works closely with the sports medicine program, has helped develop OHSU’s interdisciplinary concussion program and currently leads the rehabilitation portion of the program. Jennifer seeks to enhance clinical outcomes by assisting with several clinical research studies.
Jennifer has a passion of incorporating her client’s goals and individualized needs with current research to help improve their level of function. She wants to help you achieve the highest level of independent functioning within your home and in the community. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her husband and yellow lab hiking, backpacking and traveling. She also enjoys spending time in the garden, cooking, and playing the piano.Read more
Memberships and associations
- American Physical Therapy Association