Michelle Wormley, PT, MPT, CLT

Michelle Wormley, PT, MPT, PhD, CLT

Clinical Assistant Professor

Professional Interests: Neurological physical therapy, clinical education

Michelle joined Sacred Heart University in August of 2008 as Adjunct Faculty followed by a Clinical Faculty role after five years of clinical experience in acute and subacute rehabilitation settings. In September 2010, she accepted the role as Clinical Assistant Professor and Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education. Michelle is a member of the Oncology and Neurology sections of the APTA and the Connecticut Physical Therapy Association. She coordinates all continuing education programming for the department and continues to practice in the University’s specialty clinic, treating patients with lymphedema. 

Degrees and Certifications

    • PhD, Nova Southeastern University
    • MS, Physical Therapy, Quinnipiac University
    • BS, Physical Therapy, Quinnipiac University

    Specialty or Specialist Certification/Training: 

    • Lymphedema Therapist

Teaching Responsibilities

    • PT612, Structure and Function II
    • PT633, Evaluation and Intervention II
    • PT713, Structure and Function III
    • PT723, Examination and Documentation III
    • PT733, Evaluation and Intervention III
    • (Examination, Documentation and Intervention for patients with medically complex issues and neurological impairments)

    Teaching Areas: 

    • Cardiovascular
    • Oncology
    • Neurological rehabilitation

Research Interests & Grants

    Qualitatively investigating the experiences in a problem-based learning curriculum in relationship to physical therapy clinical practice.

    Curriculum Vitae


Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Location:
    Physical Therapy
    Cambridge 1-P-34
    College of Health Professions
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