Joint Ventures Physical Therapy and Fitness is the only clinic in Boston providing a true multidisciplinary approach to wellness. We provide 1-on-1 Physical Therapy with licensed Physical Therapists without the use of aides, assistants or students. Our team approach utilizes the best health provider...
CLINICAL INTERESTS Cathy specializes in rehabilitation of orthopedic, post operative, sports related and posture related injuries. She is manual therapy certified and uses a combined manual and exercise based approach including joint mobilization, soft tissue mobilization, treating pelvic floor, Kinesiotaping, therapeutic exercise and postural education and training. Cathy’s objective has always been to help people reach their physical goals whether they be athletes needing treatment for training-induced injuries or professionals in need of posture and ergonomic education and training to improve their physical well-being at work. PERSONAL INTERESTS Cathy has played soccer since she was a child living in Western Massachusetts! She played at Springfield College and now participates in Boston-based soccer recreational leagues. Her other interests include running, biking, yoga, snowboarding, watching any sport and traveling.
Jessica graduated from Quinnipiac University with a Bachelors of Health Sciences and a Masters of Physical Therapy. She is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Her specialties include orthopedics, balance and core stability training, sports specific rehabilitation, postural training, and aquatic therapy.
Patricia graduated from the University of Puerto Rico with a Bachelors degree in Biology and then completed her DPT at University of South Florida. She specializes in orthopedic/sport specific rehabilitation, correction of muscle imbalances, manual therapy, and post-operative rehabilitation. Patricia is a Graston Technique Provider and is a Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner (CKTP.) She is also certified in Vestibular Rehabilitation.
Allison graduated from George Washington University with a BS in Exercise Science. She then earned her DPT at MGH Institute of Health Professions. Allison's clinical interests include, orthopedics, manual therapy, sports rehabilitation, and inpatient rehab.
Jocelyn received her BS in Pre-Physical Therapy and her DPT from Springfield College. She also has her SFMA Level I certification. Her clinical interests include orthopedics with special interest in sports injuries, pre and post operative care, running injuries, postural training, utilizing functional movement system concepts through the Functional Movement Screen (FMS) and Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA), and manual therapy.
Noam has a BS in Physical Therapy from Ben Gurion University and is graduating from the Evidence in Motion with her DPT in 2018. She also has completed PMA accredited Mat Pilates instructor training at Campus Siim, Tel Aviv University. Her clinical interests include orthopedics, sports rehabilitation and pelvic floor dysfunction. Noam uses various manual therapy techniques and exercises to help her patients reach their goals. She believes education has an important role in recovering from injuries and dealing with pain.
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Ben attended Northeastern University for both his BS and his DPT. He is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and Selective Functional Movement Assessment Certified. His clinical interests include orthopedic and sports injuries, post-operative rehabilitation, manual therapy, gait and movement analysis, PRI and strength and conditioning.
Laura completed the honors specialization in Health Sciences at the University of Western Ontario. After receiving her BS, she attended the University of Toronto for her Masters of Science in Physical Therapy. Her clinical interest include orthopedics, manual therapy, sports rehabilitation, McKenzie based assessment and treatment for back and neck pain, functional exercise to correct muscular imbalance/dysfunction and injury prevention.
Danielle received her BS and DPT from Northeastern University. She is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and accredited by the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Danielle is a ACSM certified personal trainer. She regularly uses Graston and ART in her practice. Her clinical specialties include Orthopedic manual physical therapy with special interest in sports and post-operative rehabilitation. Active release techniques to address muscular imbalances combined with creative corrective exercises to improve movement patterns at both functional and more dynamic levels.
Amanda received her BS in Rehabilitation Sciences and her DPT from Northeastern University. Amanda’s clinical interests include, orthopedics, sports rehabilitation, and post-operative rehabilitation.
Clinical Interests: Treating the cervical spine with Australian-based manual therapy techniques and correcting muscle imbalances throughout the lower extremity to rehab orthopedic/sports injuries. Certified in Dry Needling, Active Release Technique and Sole Supports Custom Orthotics. Personal Interests: Jessica is a member of the Boston Triathlon Team, racing all around New England and volunteers in a Therapeutic Riding program for children with special needs and an Adaptive Skiing Program.
EDUCATION Quinnipiac University Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy Certification in Lactation Counseling (ALPP) Pelvic Health Certified CLINICAL INTERESTS Brooke has clinical experience in a variety of settings in areas of neurorehabilitation, burn rehabilitation, upper extremity orthopedics, utilization management, and women’s health occupational therapy. Within women’s health, her focused interest has been maternal health involving perinatal pelvic health and maternal mental health disorders. Training has involved internal pelvic muscle evaluation & treatment, functional exercise programming, piston science approach, hormone systems & nutrition considerations, and maternal mental health certificate training. At Joint Ventures, she is working with women experiencing pelvic floor dysfunction. Outside Joint Ventures, Brooke practices as a pelvic floor therapist at a multidisciplinary perinatal wellness center and also contracts for a national non-profit organization whose mission is closing gaps in maternal mental health care. PERSONAL INTERESTS Brooke’s biggest joy is raising her two young girls – playing and growing with them. She also enjoys, crafting, baking, reading, biking, spending time with friends, and celebrating others’ milestones.
EDUCATION Sacred Heart University Doctorate in Physical Therapy Sacred Hearth University Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science Dry Needling Certified Titleist Performance Institute Certified CLINICAL INTERESTS Stephanie's clinical interests include, dance medicine, orthopedics, manual therapy and sports rehabilitation. She focuses her treatments on reducing muscular imbalances, compensatory patterns and improving proper body mechanics to optimize every day activities and sports specific movements PERSONAL INTERESTS Stephanie continues to enjoy taking dance, yoga and Pilates classes in the greater Boston area. She also enjoys spending her free time traveling, skiing and spending time with her family and friends.