Rising Star Therapy Specialists provides therapy services (physical/occupational/speech) for special needs individuals ranging in age from 0-100 years old. We strive to create a rewarding, long lasting, and collaborative relationship with each individual and caregiver we work with. [ read more ]
Personal Training / Coaching
Connecting Personal training to Physical Therapy
Michelle is able to work in all different settings with a variety of different clients.
Settings include: Work hardening, schools, senior homes, and post rehab fitness facilities.
Michelle is a certified personal trainer through the International Sports Sciences Association has competed in numerous figure shows and a professional athlete in two sports. Michelle has a unique ability to lead and motivate others by making a strong commitment to her own health and fitness, she has been able to lead by example. She has an innovative and intuitive way of helping clients face their fears and overcome any obstacles that are preventing them from achieving their life goals. Michelle also has expertise in the nutritional component of wellness and has helped clients through empowerment coaching. She has traveled all over the world and has studied other aspects of wellness, including the emotional and spiritual component. She is certified in Tai massage and Reiki 1, 2 and 3 and certified as a KRI Kundalini Yoga teacher.
Michelle Lindsey is a national speaker and has traveled all over the United States for the past three years presenting seminars to various health professionals. Seminars are held by Cross Country Education Seminars and also through PESI seminars. Michelle has four seminars: Integrating Neurotherapeutic and Sensory Techniques into Therapy for the Special Needs Client: A Systems Model Approach to Improving Function, Posture and Scoliosis - Flexibility and Function, Yoga Therapy: Achieving Greater Awareness and Understanding for Healing Our Clients and Ourselves, and Therapeutic Breathing in Evidence-Based Practice.
Check out the course content of these four seminars for time, place, and dates check the calendar. [ read more ]
DR. MICHELLE LINDSEY’s educational preparation and certification includes a a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology at Indiana University; a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy at The Finch University of Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School, now known as Rosalind Franklin University; a Master of Business Administration in Health Care Management at the University of Phoenix; and her Doctorate in her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Rosalind Franklin University. She is also a Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), KRI Kundalini Yoga Instructor, a Level 3 Reiki Practitioner, and is certified in Tai massage and Dry Needling. [ read more ]