Teresa Juodawlkis Pesci – MPT-CKTI
Teresa received her Master’s in Physical Therapy from the University of California San Francisco in 1994. She has worked at Lucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford in Palo Alto, California, the William Beaumont Rehab Center in Birmingham, Michigan, the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Maryland, the University of Michigan – Visits Nurses, and at the Abilities Center, a branch of the Detroit Institute for Children. She is currently working for Kids in Motion as a school therapist since working with the Early Intervention and Preschool programs. Her interest areas are the birth to three years old population, myofascial release, infant massage, yoga for the special child and therapeutic taping. She has practiced in the following settings; inpatient, acute rehab, PICU, outpatient, interdisciplinary clinics (NICU follow-up, Movement Disorders, Spina Bifida, Hemophilia, and JRA), school and home. While most of her career has focused on pediatrics, she has experience in treating everything from birth to geriatrics. She is a certified Kinesio Taping instructor through the Kinesio Taping Association since 2003. When not working Teresa enjoys hiking, yoga, reading, and spending time with her husband, 2 sons, and her dog.