Physical Therapist Assistant
Olivia DeYoung is a May 2017 graduate from Illinois Central College (East Peoria, IL), receiving her associates in the Physical Therapy Assistant Program. An injury, and subsequent rehab, while playing volleyball at South Suburban College stirred her passion for physical therapy.
Olivia got to witness how physical therapists helped to rehabilitate people and accomplish their goals of returning back to life, work, or sports. She has a wide skill set when as she has been trained in areas such as: aquatic therapy, sports medicine, orthopedics, and workmen’s compensation. In addition, Olivia specializes in working with Parkinson’s patients and certified in LSVT BIG.
When she is not working, Olivia enjoys spending time visiting with her family and traveling the country. She is very active and enjoys volleyball, softball, and scuba diving.