Mary-FrancesMary Frances is a high energy professional who earned a B.S. in Biology from Gonzaga 1991. Working as a trainer at the university level, she pursued her degree inPhysical Therapy from the University of Washington in 1994. Mary Frances combines her many years of experience with a passion for building a rehabilitation program to fit every patient individually — from post-op to Iron Man, desk jockey to week-end warrior. She is certified in Activity Coaching through the Washington State L&I PGAP Program.  She is currently working towards a certification as a manual therapist and is always exploring ongoing education opportunities.  Mary Frances is ready to help her patients get moving and stay active.  When she is away from her job, Mary Frances loves to travel to far-away places.

Work Experience

PT PRO, Dec 2009 – present
Outpatient Orthopedics
Pro Club Physical Therapy, Sept 2000 to Nov 2009
Outpatient Orthopedics
Physiotherapy Associates, Dec 1998 – Sept 2000
Coverage at Multiple Clinic- Outpatient Orthopedics
Mercy Corp, Sept 1997 – Dec 1998
Volunteer Physical Therapist on Navajo Reservation
Coppersmith Physical Therapy, Sept 1994 – June 1997
Outpatient Orthopedics

Education

University of Washington
Seattle, Washington
Physical Therapy -1994
Gonzaga University
Spokane, Washington
Biology – 1991

Continuing Education

2018
CoreFirst Strategies for Optimum Function – Therapy Solutions
Activity Coaching (Progressive Goal Attainment Program) – Vancouver, BC
2017
Functional Mobilization I – IPA
Kinetic Shoulder Complex – IPA
The Functional Apporace to Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation – IPA
2016
Functional Mobilization Lower Quadrant – IPA
Dynamic Foot and Ankle – IPA
2015
Neuropathic Syndromes – Lower Quarter – IPA
Resistance Enhanced Manipulation – IPA
Visceral Functional Mobilization Course – IPA
2014
Functional Mobilization I- IPA
Understanding the Tissues – C. Angelosante
Functional Mobilization II – IPA
2013
“The Spine” Symposium- Northeast Seminars
Cuff Tear Arthropathy- Shoulder Works
2012
CFS/ BET – Institute of Physical Arts
Cervical Spine Assessment and Treatment
2011
Advanced Concepts in Examination & Treatment of the Shoulder
Complex- George Davies
Functional Gait- Institute of Physical Arts
2010
PNF Course – Institute of Physical Arts
Current Concepts in Evaluation and Treatment of the Shoulder
Back Education and Training- IPA
2009
Back Education and Training- Institute of Physical Arts
The Basics of Sacroiliac Mobilization
2008
The Mulligan Concept Review
Functional Hip- Gray Institute
Functional Shoulder- Gray Institute
2006
Mobization of Cervical and Thoracic Spin & Ribs
2005
Mobilization with Movement (Follow Up Course))
2003
Pumping Gravity
Mobilization with Movement ( Lower Quadrant)
2001
Mobilization with Movement (Upper Quadrant)
2000
Spinal Instability –NAIOMT
Strain / Counterstrain- Jones Institute