Your diagnosis does not define you!
You do not have to accept feeling confined in your own body. Only you have the power to take your life back, and I am here to equip you with the tools to get you there.
There are options beyond taking your medication and just accepting it.
I am passionate about providing those with acute or chronic conditions, the drive they’ll need, to restore their confidence and independence. Allowing you to LIVE within your condition, and feel alive again.
I VOW TO BE YOUR GUIDE AND LONG-TERM SUPPPORTER! TOGETHER WE ARE BETTER!
Bernadette earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine of Health Sciences, as well as, a Master’s Degree from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and a Bachelors of Psychology from the University of Maryland Baltimore County.
She brings over 20 years of experience and knowledge as a physical therapist and a certified personal trainer, working with older adults in their own homes to improve their quality of life.
Her mission is to change the lives of seniors, allowing them to maintain independence and age in place.
She has achieved a certification through the LSVT BIG program, certifying her as a specialist in treating Parkinson’s Disease and other neurological conditions.
She also obtained a certification through the American College of Sports Medicine as a Certified Personal trainer.
She has taken extensive continuing education courses in manual therapy from the University of St. Augustine, Michigan State Osteopathic School of Medicine and the Jones Institute to improve the lives of those that live with acute or chronic pain and biomechanical dysfunction.
I’ve been very fortunate to be a part of many success stories related to individuals working hard to overcome their obstacles and learn how to live their best life. I’m committed to helping you improve your quality of life and teach you how to accomplish this using evidence-based physical therapy techniques and exercise to attack your condition.
I’ve seen the difference exercise, a healthy life-style, the right mindset, and being supplied with the proper knowledge, can make for a person with an acute or chronic condition or in the aging process. I am passionate about helping seniors thrive and feel alive.