Jennifer Chudy Shepherd, MSPT, CFMT, FFMT, FAAOMPT

Jennifer has trained with the most gifted, innovative manual physical therapists in the world. She earned the honorable title of Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists and both Fellow of Functional Manual Therapy and Certified Functional Manual Therapist with Honors through the Institute of Physical Art. Her current studies are with the Barral Institute and the Integrated Systems Model with Diane Lee.  As an avid fan of the outdoors and exercise and a two-time Ironman finisher, Jen enjoys cycling, skiing, and keeping up with her two young boys.


  • Bachelors of Science – University of Dayton 1997
  • Masters of Science in Physical Therapy – University of Colorado Health Sciences Center 1999
  • Licensed Physical Therapist – Colorado 1999-present, Ohio 2015-present
  • Certified Functional Manual Therapist – Honors 2006 Institute of Physical Art
  • Fellow – Institute of Physical Art -2008
  • Fellow – American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists 2008-present
  • Member – American Physical Therapy Association 1997-present
  • Division 1 Tennis Player University of Dayton
  • Two time Ironman Finisher, IM Florida 2005, Vineman 2007