Chelsea Torvik

  • 3361 NW Melody LnSilverdale WA

360-286-9226

Skills

Skills

Clinical Modalities

  • Assessment of patients  to customize their therapeutic treatment. Proficient in techniques of soft tissue mobilization, neuromuscular reeducation, fall prevention, vital signs, lymphedema, stroke rehabilitation .

Patient Education

  • Identifying the developmental needs of others and coaching, mentoring, or otherwise helping others to improve their knowledge or skills. 

Team Work

  • Confer with physical therapist and other scopes to discuss and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, or coordinating treatment.

Problem solving

  • The ability to collect and integrate data about patients to problem solve safely and effectively

Safety

  • The ability to assess the patients level of assistance to safely execute all exercises, such as; negotiating stairs, selecting appropriate assistive device, safely progressing the patient from treatment to treatment .

Work History

Work History
Jan 2015 - Present

Licensed Massage Practitioner

Torvik Massage

Self employed

May 2009 - Present

Combat Engineer

United States Army Reserve

Supervisor: SSG Amos Benevente 425-319-3540

Jan 2016 - Present

Licensed Massage Practitioner

Petersen Chiropractic

Supervisor: Barb Brandon 360-471-6328

Sep 2015 - Dec 2015

Student Physical Therapist Assistant

Seattle Veteran Hospital

Acute Care- Clinical Instructor: Rachel Purdy 206-550-3139

Inpatient Rehab- Clinical Instructor: Melissa Smith 425-269-3354

Lymphedema clinic- Clinical Instructor: Melissa Smith

Nov 2011 - Jun 2015

Licensed Massage Practitioner

Massage Envy

Supervisor: Stacy Paul 360-756-1100

Apr 2015 - Jun 2015

Student Physical Therapist Assistant

Retsil Veteran Home

Clinical Instructor: Bella Rose 360-895-4700

Jan 2015 - Mar 2015

Student Physical Therapist Assistant

Performance Physical Therapy

Clinical Instructor: Krya 360-714-0810

Nov 2009 - Jul 2010

Physical Therapy Aide

South Puget Sound Physical & Hand Therapy

Supervisor: Jason Buono 360-736-5273

Education

Education
Sep 2014 - Dec 2015

Physical Therapist Assistant

Whatcom Community College
Sep 2011 - Jun 2014

Associate of Art & Science

Whatcom Community College
Mar 2010 - Nov 2010

Massage Therapy

Body Mechanics School of Myotherapy and Massage