Tarah Jackson, Administrative Assistant, joins BST in Ortonville, MN

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Tarah began on September 25th as an Administrative Assistant for the Accounting Department at the Administrative Office in Ortonville, MN. She received an Associates of Applied Science in Business from Lake Area Technical Institute in Watertown, SD. Tarah was raised in Milbank where she lives with her daughter Tayla. She enjoys family time with her daughter, shooting targets at the shooting range, professional football and hockey games, and going on vacation.

Jennifer Welch, CAA, joins BST in Avera Marshall, MN

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Marshall, MN – April Erickson, PT, DPT, clinic manager of Big Stone Therapies Avera Marshall is pleased to announce the addition of Jennifer Welch to the administrative staff in Marshall, MN, as a Clinic Administrative Assistant. Jennifer received an Associates of Dental Science in Dental Assisting from Minnesota West Community and Technical College in Canby, MN.

In her free time, Jennifer enjoys camping, fishing, photography, and helping with youth football.

Big Stone Therapies is dedicated to providing excellence in rehabilitation services by optimizing health and function for families and businesses within their communities through caring, hands-on healing. For more information on our therapy services, visit us at www.rocksolidrehab.com or call Big Stone Therapies at 1-507-537-9172 conveniently located in the Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center located at 300 South Bruce Street, Marshall, MN. ###

Jessica Barnett, PTA, joins BST in Thief River Falls, MN

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Thief River Falls, MN – Kristen Schulz, PT, clinic manager of Big Stone Therapies Thief River Falls is pleased to announce the addition of Jessica Barnett, Physical Therapist Assistant, to the therapy staff in Thief River Falls, MN. Jessica received a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Kinesiology from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks and an Associates of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assistant from Northland Community and Technical College in Thief River Falls, MN.

Jessica’s professional interests include working with patients of all ages with particular interest in dementia, BIG and LOUD, and Graston techniques. In her free time, Jessica enjoys camping, fishing, horseback riding, kayaking, outdoor activities, traveling, concerts, and dancing.

Big Stone Therapies is dedicated to providing excellence in rehabilitation services by optimizing health and function for families and businesses within their communities through caring, hands-on healing. For more information on our therapy services, visit us at www.rocksolidrehab.com or call Big Stone Therapies at 1-218-683-8112. We are conveniently located in Thief River Care Center located at 2001 Eastwood Drive, Thief River Falls, MN.

Tony Schotzko, PT, joins BST in Staples, MN

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Staples, MN – Neil Feist, PT, regional manager of Big Stone Therapies, is pleased to announce the addition of Tony Schotzko, Physical Therapist, to the therapy staff in Staples, MN. Tony received a Bachelor of Science degree in University Studies, and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND.

Tony’s professional interests include working with patients of all ages with particular interest in orthopedics, pain management, and the broad variety of a rural practice. In his free time, Tony enjoys kayaking, canoeing, biking, outdoor activities, and spending time with family.

Big Stone Therapies is dedicated to providing excellence in rehabilitation services by optimizing health and function for families and businesses within their communities through caring, hands-on healing. For more information on our therapy services, visit us at www.rocksolidrehab.com or call Big Stone Therapies at 1-320-594-2231. We are conveniently located in the Lakewood Health System at 49725 County 83, Staples, MN.

Andrea Converse, COTA, joins BST in Avera Marshall, MN

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Marshall, MN – April Erickson, DPT, clinic manager of Big Stone Therapies Avera Marshall is pleased to announce the addition of Andrea Converse, Occupational Therapy Assistant, to the therapy staff in Marshall, MN. Andrea was raised in Madison, SD. She received an Associates of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assisting from Lake Area Technical Institute in Watertown, SD.

Andrea’s professional interests include working with patients of all ages with particular interest in geriatrics and pediatrics. In her free time, Andrea enjoys reading, painting, riding horse, traveling, outdoor activities, and spending time with family and friends.

Big Stone Therapies is dedicated to providing excellence in rehabilitation services by optimizing health and function for families and businesses within their communities through caring, hands-on healing. For more information on our therapy services, visit us at www.rocksolidrehab.com or call Big Stone Therapies Avera Marshall at 1-507-537- 9172, conveniently located in the Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center located at 300 South Bruce Street, Marshall, MN.

Kelly Rogelstad, OT, joins BST in Zumbrota, MN

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Zumbrota, MN – Wayne Hennen, MPT, regional manager of Big Stone Therapies Zumbrota, is pleased to announce the addition of Kelly Rogelstad, Occupational Therapist, to the therapy staff in Zumbrota, MN. Kelly received a Master of Occupational Therapy from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks.

Kelly’s professional interests include working with patients of all ages with particular interest in geriatrics. Kelly was raised Rochester, MN. In her free time, Kelly enjoys cooking, baking, reading, biking, hiking, and kayaking.

Big Stone Therapies is dedicated to providing excellence in rehabilitation services by optimizing health and function for families and businesses within their communities through caring, hands-on healing. For more information on our therapy services, visit us at www.rocksolidrehab.com or call Big Stone Therapies at 1-507-732-8416. We are conveniently located at 433 Mill Street, Zumbrota, MN.

Amber McNickle, PTA, joins BST in Chisholm and Hibbing, MN

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Chisholm, MN – Nick Gigliotti, DPT, Clinic Manager of Big Stone Therapies in Chisholm and Hibbing, MN, is pleased to announce the addition of Amber McNickle, Physical Therapist Assistant, to the therapy staff in Chisholm and Hibbing, MN. Amber was raised in Cherry, MN. She received an Associates of Applied Science degree in Physical Therapist Assistant from Lake Superior College in Duluth, MN.

Amber’s professional interests include working with patients of all ages with particular interest in geriatrics. In her free time, Amber enjoys quilting, biking, hiking, camping, and outdoor activities with her family.

Big Stone Therapies is dedicated to providing excellence in rehabilitation services by optimizing health and function for families and businesses within their communities through caring, hands-on healing. For more information on our therapy services, visit us at www.rocksolidrehab.com or call Big Stone Therapies Chisholm at 1-218-274-7712 located in Heritage Manor Health Center at 321 NE 6th Street, Chisholm, MN, or Big Stone Therapies Hibbing at 1-218-231-8139 located in Guardian Angels Health & Rehabilitation Center at 1500 East 3rd Avenue, Hibbing, MN.

Derrick Breeden, PT, joins BST in Little Falls and Baxter, MN

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Little Falls, MN – Laura Bye, SLP, regional manager of Big Stone Therapies is pleased to announce the addition of Derrick Breeden, Physical Therapist, to the therapy staff in Little Falls and Baxter, MN. Derrick was raised in Ogilvie, MN. He received a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Biblical Studies from Northwestern College in St. Paul, MN, a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington, MN, and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from St. Catherine University in St. Paul, MN.

Derrick’s professional interests include working with patients of all ages with particular interest in low back pain, shoulder/elbow/wrist pain, hip/knee/ankle dysfunction, neck and back dysfunction, sciatica, sports injuries, pre-and post shoulder, hip, knee, and ankle rehabilitation.

Big Stone Therapies is dedicated to providing excellence in rehabilitation services by optimizing health and function for families and businesses within their communities through caring, hands-on healing. For more information on our therapy services, visit us at www.rocksolidrehab.com or call Big Stone Therapies Little Falls at 1-320-632-2073 located in the Lutheran Care Center at 1200 1st Avenue NE, Little Falls, MN, or call Big Stone Therapies Baxter at 1-218-454-7012 located at 15620 Edgewood Drive, Suite 240, Baxter, MN.

Kelsey Buysse, OT, joins BST in Marshall, MN

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Marshall, MN – Nic Doeling, PT, DPT, OCS and Co-Owner of Big Stone Therapies Marshall, LLC, is pleased to announce the addition of Kelsey Buysse, Occupational Therapist, to the therapy staff in Marshall. Kelsey received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall, MN, and a Master of Occupational Therapy from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.

Kelsey’s professional interests include working with patients of all ages with particular interest in advanced management of orthopedic conditions including orthopedics, hand therapy, and geriatrics. In her free time, Kelsey enjoys sports, camping, going to the lake, and spending time with family and friends.

Big Stone Therapies is dedicated to providing excellence in rehabilitation services by optimizing health and function for families and businesses within their communities through caring, hands-on healing. For more information on our therapy services, visit us at www.rocksolidrehab.com or call Big Stone Therapies Marshall, LLC at 1-507-532- 3393 located in the Market Street Mall at 1420 East College Drive, Suite 704, Marshall, MN.