MICHELLE FRYT LINEHAN, MSPT, PCS, M.Ed., has over 36 years of experience working with children. She has worked in the field of education, both in the United States and in Africa, as a teacher and state-level administrator for a total of 13 years. She spent the past 23 years working as a pediatric physical therapist in a variety of settings: hospital acute care and outpatient, school systems, and early intervention programs. She owned a pediatric physical therapy practice in Georgia, and in western Idaho, seeing children in their natural environment. She presently works in an outpatient facility in Spokane, Washington. Ms. Linehan also presents seminars on pediatric motor therapy through Vyne Education and by direct invitation to school districts, early intervention programs, and private facilities.
In 1993, Ms. Linehan received her MSPT from Boston University and has worked in the field of pediatric physical therapy since that time. She completed the NDT/Bobath 8-week Pediatric course in 1999 and became a Pediatric Certified Specialist through the American Physical Therapy Association in 2002 and was recertified as a PCS in 2012. She also is certified in The Infant Behavioral Assessment and Intervention Program (IBAIP). Ms. Linehan views evidence based practice as a necessary aspect of her clinical practice and continually strives to seek effective ways to provide physical therapy services to all of her patients.
Financial - Receives a speaking honorarium from Vyne Education, LLC. Nonfinancial - Member of the American Physical Therapy Association.