Speech/Language Pathologist Cathy earned her BS in Speech Pathology from Ithaca College and a master’s degree in Communication Disorders from Bowling Green State University. She has been a speech therapist for over 30 years and provides services to adults and children with a wide variety of diagnoses including stroke, Parkinson’s disease, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, multiple sclerosis, cleft palate, voice and swallowing disorders. Her expertise with children includes speech sound disorders and language delays and disorders. She also works with the Radiology Department to complete Modified Barium Swallow (MBS) studies.
Physical Therapist Assistant Certified Instructor for Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better balance. Cindy has an associate’s degree in allied science and has over 30 years of experience in acute care and skilled nursing rehabilitation. Cindy provides therapy on our inpatient floor and is involved in education in our “Joint Replacement School” class. Her interests include SNF rehabilitation, orthopedic, amputee and balance rehabilitation.
Felicia graduated with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from The College of Graduate & Professional Studies at Franklin Pierce University in 2013. She has had special training in sports Injury and Prevention in both the adult and pediatric age groups. Felicia enjoys treating athletes and youth orthopedic injuries.
Occupational Therapist Jessica graduated with a master’s degree from UNH in 2005. She works in inpatient acute and sub-acute rehabilitation as well as the outpatient clinic at VRH. She holds a certification in lymphedema therapy and developed this program at Valley Regional Hospital.
Doctor of Physical Therapy Meghan earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2014 from Simmons College in Boston, Mass. A New Englander all her life, she recently moved from Boston to the Sunapee Region to enjoy plenty of skiing, hiking and a wonderful decrease in traffic. Meghan is excited to become a part of the VRH community and brings new skills and exciting ideas to benefit patients and employees alike.
Rehab Aide Shelly assists our inpatient rehab specialists in providing therapy. Most often, she assists our Physical Therapists (PT) and Occupational Therapists (OT) in our in-patient setting, and works with occupational therapy to coordinate the hospital’s Skilled Nursing Facility Activities Program. Shelly also works with our information systems department to help patients and their families access inpatient medical information through the Patient Portal, occasionally staffs our front office.