Yuen Michelle

Michelle Yuen, DPT

Physical Therapist
Early Education Provider
Early Education Evaluator

EDUCATION

Doctorate of Physical Therapy, Bradley University
2002

Bachelor of Science, Bradley University
Health Science, 2010

CERTIFICATIONS

Early Intervention Credential

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Michelle is a licensed physical therapist.  She founded the Animal Assisted Therapy program at Easter Seals in 2012, and is a part of the animal assisted therapy, orthotics, and aquatic therapy teams.  Michelle has continuing education in aquatic therapy, orthotics, neuromuscular electrical stimulation for premature infants, and early intervention evaluation and treatment.  She is a clinical educator for physical therapy students.

AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

Michelle provides pediatric therapy and rehabilitation services for children with a variety of developmental delays and disabilities including, but not limited to:  intellectual disability, Down syndrome, autism, Cerebral palsy, hypotonia, torticollis, and Spina bifida.  She has specific training in orthotics and serial casting, assistive technology, adaptive equipment, animal-assisted therapy, aquatic therapy, gait analysis, and neuromuscular electrical simulation.

Aquatic Therapy
Pediatric Orthotics
Serial Casting
Animal-Assisted Therapy
Adaptive Equipment
Gait Analysis/2D Gait analysis
Posture
Therapeutic Taping
Spasticity Management
Neuromusclular Electrical Simulation
Premature Infants
Home-based Therapy Services

 

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