Lynda M. Parks
DPT, LSVT BIG Certified, C-MLD, CSSC
Lynda earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from The University of Pittsburgh. Her experience in the sub-acute rehab, outpatient and home health physical therapy settings led to her interest in treating individuals with brain injury, Alzheimer’s/dementia and Parkinson’s disease. She obtained her LSVT BIG and sleep science coaching certifications. As a balance and fall prevention specialist, she is actively involved in developing holistic fitness/wellness programming for senior living communities. She thrives on making exercise functional and fun. In her free time, Lynda enjoys outdoor activities, obstacle course racing and traveling.
Emily earned her Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy from Elizabethtown College in Elizabethtown, PA in 2002 and Master of Health Administration from Penn State University in 2013. Emily’s passion for safe aging in place is backed by advanced training from Stanford University on the Assessment of Motor and Processing Skills, Home Modifications Training in 2012, Dementia Management Training 2017-2020. Emily became a Certified Health Coach in 2014 and became certified in integrative medicine in 2020. Emily combines treatment specialties which include Continence Management/Pelvic Floor Therapy, Neuro-Ifrah Approach for Neurological Rehabilitation, shoulder impingements, home modifications, Dementia management, and disorders of the autonomic nervous system. In her free time, Emily enjoys being out on the water on her boat and hiking in western North Carolina.