Katrin graduated from the University of New Mexico in 1991 with a bachelor degree in physical therapy. She resumed her education in 2000, completing her doctorate in physical therapy in 2005. Her main focus is burns and wound care. She completed her specialty certification in Wound Management in 2006 and completed her re-certification in the spring of 2017. She is currently a Level I MFR practitioner.
Katrin was born in the Faroe Islands, at 62 degrees latitude north of Great Britain. She has also lived in Iceland, Florida, Germany, and New Mexico. She currently makes her home in Boise, Idaho, with her husband and son. Her daughter, Annika, attends BSU and works part time at the clinic.
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Danielle Earned her masters degree in physical therapy in 1994. She has joined us full time as of November. She is a level II MFR (myofascial release) practitioner and is certified as a Certified Lymphedema Specialist (CLS).
Danielle lives in Boise with her husband and 3 sons. She is in the clinic Monday through Thursday and sees between 4 and 6 patients each day.
Shane has been with us since early 2013. He graduated from Penn Valley Community College, Kansas City, Missouri, with an Associates of Science in the Physical Therapist Assistant program. He also holds a Bachelors in Criminal Justice and a Master of Arts in Teaching.
Shane lives with his wife and two children in Nampa, Idaho. He teaches middle school science during the regular school year, while moonlighting with us in the evenings. In the summer, he works full time at our facility. He was trained in MFR by a local expert prior to attending the John Barnes Courses. During the school year, Shane can be found at the clinic on Monday and Wednesday evenings. He sees up to 3 patients a day.
Carrie Jacobsen, PTA
Carrie recently joined us after completing the vacation series of Myofascial Release Courses, including MFR 1, MFR 2, and Unwinding. Carrie graduated with an associates degree in Physical Therapist Assistant in —. She also has training in massage therapy and hypnotherapy. Carrie recently returned to Idaho after working as a travelling therapist for several years. We are really excited to have Carrie on board. She brings a wealth of clinical experience and empathy to our facility.
Malina Ryan, PTA
Malina is a recent graduate from Carrington College. She started working at our clinic in the fall of 2019 and quickly established a loyal clientele. Malina lives in Boise with her new husband and several pets.