Jaclyn Harrison, DPT

Assistant Professor

Phone: (626) 815-6000
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Biography

Jaclyn Harrison PT, DPT, NCS graduated from APU in 2008. She began her career in outpatient neurological rehabilitation with an emphasis on chronic neurological disease and vestibular dysfunction. She later transitioned to home health care and inpatient rehabilitation advancing her experience in acute neurological conditions. Early in her career, she returned to academia at APU and has accumulated over 10 years of teaching experience. With a passion for teaching, mentoring, and research she is now in pursuit of a PhD in Rehabilitation and Movement Science at APU.

Education

  • DPT, Doctorate in Physical Therapy , Azusa Pacific University, 2008
  • BS, Exercise Physiology, Long Island University, 2005

Credentials/Certifications

  • Neurological Certified Specialist
  • Parkinson's Wellness Recovery PWR
  • Certified Clinical Instructor

Academic Area

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Physical Therapy

Expertise

  • Degenerative Diseases
  • Mental Health Disorders
  • Neurological Rehabilitation
  • Vestibular Disorders

Courses Taught

  • PT 704 - Neurological Rehabilitation
  • PT 754 - General Medicine
  • PT 779 - Special Topics II
  • PT 774 - Capstone I (Faculty Mentor)
  • PT 776 - Capstone II (Faculty Mentor)