Yvette Blanchard, SCD, PT

Yvette Blanchard, SCD, PT

Professor , Physical Therapy

Professional Interests

  • Neonatology
  • Early intervention
  • Infant development
  • Neurobehavioral functioning

Degrees and Certifications

    • ScD, Therapeutic Studies, Boston University
    • MS, Clinical Sciences, Université de Montréal
    • BS, Physical Therapy, Université de Montréal

    Specialty or Specialist Certification/Training 

    • PCS- APTA Board Pediatric Certified Specialist
    • Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale Trainer
    • Newborn Behavioral Observation System Trainer

Teaching Responsibilities


    • DPT 743 Grand Rounds (course instructor)
    • DPT 861 Capstone


    • DPT 622 Evaluation & Documentation II (LGD and 2 labs)
    • DPT 760 Capstone

Research Interests and Grants

    • Neonatal Physical Therapy Practice
    • Infant Neurobehavioral functioning
    • Infant Development
    • Cerebal Palsy

Awards and Fellowships

    • Fulbright Specialist

Publications and Presentations

Yvette Blanchard

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Hours: Posted weekly
  • Location:
    Physical Therapy
    Ctr for Healthcare Education CHCE*N173
    College of Health Professions
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