Janet enjoys hiking, swimming, traveling, reading, sports, and spending time with family and friends, especially outdoors. She trained under and performed with a professional ballet company outside of Chicago for 13 years. As part of her clinical training, Janet treated and helped several members of the Atlanta Braves successfully return to play. She moved to Portland and joined the Providence team in 2015. Janet's recent focus has been studying Health At Every Size (HAES), trauma informed care (TIC), and Body Trust through Be Nourished. She is currently working on integrating PT with eating disorder recovery to help patients develop a safe relationship with movement and their bodies. Janet strongly believes in learning and patient education, has served as a clinical instructor, and currently mentors some of her colleagues. She loves developing strong relationships with her patients through empathic listening and compassion.