Dr. Ashlee Roderick, PT, DPT, OCS, CMPT, CPT
Owner, Chief Executive Officer, Philomath Clinic Operator, Physical Therapist
Dr. Roderick joined Healing Motion Physical Therapy in June of 2015. She and her husband, Stephen, became owners of the company in June of 2019.
Ashlee grew up in Northern California. She graduated from Corban University Magna Cum Laude in 2011, where she majored in Health Science, Human Performance with an emphasis on Exercises Science, and minored in Biblical Studies. She played basketball on a scholarship for all four undergraduate years and was an Academic All-American and All-Conference player. Prior to her physical therapy training, Ashlee worked in various facilities, including the Corvallis Anytime Fitness and Fitness Over Fifty, as a Certified Personal Trainer (CPT).
Ashlee attended graduate school at Pacific University and graduated Doctor of Physical Therapy with distinction in May of 2015. She achieved her Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) certification in 2018, her Certified Manual Physical Therapist (CMPT) certification through the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy in 2021, and is pursuing additional specialty certification in manual therapy through Mulligan. Additionally, she was a primary investigator in “The Effectiveness of Astym® in Treating Plantar Fasciopathy: a feasibility study.” Ashlee enjoys treating athletes, specializing in pre-habilitation and return-to-sport. She is also very passionate about treating pelvic floor dysfunction and is one of the few local specialists. Ashlee feels privileged to serve this community and is grateful for the trust and confidence patients place in her and the Healing Motion staff as their preferred providers of physical therapy.
Outside of work, Ashlee loves to make memories with her husband and their two little ladies, Ellie and Addisyn, as well as their Golden Retriever, Ky. They spend their time together with friends and family, dabbling in real estate, running, playing basketball and disc golf, boating, and cheering on the Blazers, Red Sox, 49ers, and of course, the Beavs.
Dr. Kersey Schuh, PT, DPT, CMPT
Philomath Clinic Manager, Director of Clinical Education, Physical Therapist
Dr. Schuh, a Corvallis native, joined Healing Motion Physical Therapy in the Summer of 2017.
Kersey graduated from Oregon State University Cum Laude in 2013, where she majored in General Science with a concentration on Pre-Physical Therapy. She attended Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia for graduate school and received her Doctor of Physical Therapy in May of 2017. Kersey achieved her Certified Manual Physical Therapist (CMPT) certification through the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy in 2021, and is pursuing additional specialty certification in manual therapy through Mulligan. Her interests lie in throwing-related shoulder injuries, post-surgical knees and hips, and low back pain. Kersey is eager to build relationships with each of her patients and to help them live their best life.
Outside of work, Kersey enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing with her adorable puppy, reading, baking, and decorating cakes. She is also an avid Braves fan.
Dr. Abby Hendryx, PT, DPT
Dr. Hendryx joined Healing Motion Physical Therapy in August of 2019.
Born and raised in Washington, Abby graduated Magna Cum Laude from Seattle Pacific University with a Bachelor of Science in Applied Human Biology in 2016. She attended graduate school at Regis University in Denver, Colorado, earning her Doctor of Physical Therapy with honors in May of 2019. Abby has worked with patients of all ages and physical capabilities, though she has a particular interest in working with individuals managing chronic pain. She is passionate about forming relationships with her patients and empowering them to pursue healthy living.
Outside of work, Abby enjoys adventuring with her husband, Conner, who was born and raised in Oregon. Together they enjoy cheering on the Blazers and the Gonzaga Bulldogs, hiking, cooking, traveling, reading, running, drinking coffee, and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Melissa McNulty, PT, DPT, COMT
Community Care Coordinator, Physical Therapist
Dr. McNulty joined Healing Motion Physical Therapy in December of 2019, after relocating from Alaska to Oregon’s Willamette Valley.
Mel graduated with honors from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in 2007 with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She later earned, with distinction, her Doctor of Physical Therapy from Northern Arizona University in 2011.
After graduate school, Mel returned home to Alaska and served the Matanuska Susitna Valley in the outpatient orthopedic setting for seven and a half years. She is a Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist (COMT) and is also trained in basic Manual Lymphatic Drainage and fascial manipulation. In addition, she is skilled in both land-based and aquatic therapeutic exercise prescription and trained in the sensory motor control model emphasizing spinal and upper/lower quarter stabilization. Among her favorite patients to treat are the “silver seniors,” the quintessential weekend warrior, and anyone determined to become his/her best possible self. Mel considers it a privilege to practice physical therapy and strives to provide personalized and unparalleled care through hands-on treatment, education, and of course, healing motion.
Outside the clinic, Mel enjoys spending time with her husband, Shawn, and radical rescue dog, Mason. She also enjoys time with her family, including local niece, Olivia, and nephew, Henry. Mel volunteers in Corvallis with OSU’s Multiple Sclerosis Exercise Program and assists with her family’s local B&B, MaMere’s Guesthouse, in Monmouth. She also loves football and is an avid “Sixburgh” Steelers’ fan.
Dr. Jill Laughlin, PT, DPT
Dr. Laughlin joined Healing Motion Physical Therapy in July of 2021.
Jill grew up in central Michigan and then moved to southwest Missouri to complete her B.S. in Biology at Evangel University in 2014. The following fall, Jill attended Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, MO where she earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in May of 2017. Starting her career off as a traveling therapist in the Midwest, Jill decided to head to the Pacific Northwest where she worked at an outpatient orthopedic clinic in central Washington for the past 3.5 years. She loves working with patients of all ages and helping them discover how to begin/resume their passions and goals. Meeting new people and educating them on how they can utilize their own abilities and skills to excel is one of Jill’s greatest joys, and one of the main reasons she decided to become a physical therapist.
Outside of work, Jill loves spending time with family and friends whether it’s having meals together, playing games, or sitting at a coffee shop. She also loves staying active with hiking, running, skiing, or other recreational activities. Whether it’s new mountains to explore or new restaurants to try, Jill and her husband, Dwight, enjoy going on spontaneous adventures together and exploring new areas. They are very excited for all the opportunities that await in the Willamette Valley!
Tiara joined Healing Motion Physical Therapy in August of 2018.
Tiara is originally from Oregon, but grew up moving around the United States and Europe. She studied Kinesiology at Oregon State University, graduating in 2018 with her Bachelor of Science. Tiara plans to attend graduate school to pursue a career in Business Management and Public Health Promotion.
In her free-time, Tiara enjoys hiking the beautiful PNW with her fiancé, Andrew, and Golden Retriever, Nora. She also enjoys equestrian dressage, cooking, and calligraphy.
Physical Therapy Aide
Tyson joined Healing Motion Physical Therapy in May of 2021.
Tyson was born and raised in Central Oregon, but now resides in Corvallis while attending Oregon State University. He is working towards a bachelors degree in Kinesiology. He hopes to pursue a career in helping others within the realm of rehabilitation, whether through physical therapy or occupational therapy.
When he’s not studying or working, Tyson enjoys exercising, playing the piano, and going camping with family and friends.
Physical Therapy Aide
Breana joined Healing Motion Physical Therapy in June of 2021.
Breana was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. She graduated from Oregon State University spring of 2021 with a degree in BioHealth Sciences and a minor in Chemistry. She plans to further her career as either a physician assistant or physical therapist.
During her down time, she enjoys exercising, reading, or working on an art project. When Breana is back home, she loves to go to the beach, hiking, and eating good Hawaiian food.
Physical Therapy Aide
Cole joined Healing Motion Physical Therapy in August of 2021.
Cole was born in Southern California, but lived in Portland, Oregon for most of his childhood. He is now pursuing a degree in Kinesiology at Oregon State University. After graduating, he would like to work as a physical therapist or an athletic trainer for a sports team.
Outside of school and work, Cole loves playing basketball, travelling, cooking, camping, and spending time with his friends. He is also an avid Blazers and Seahawks fan.
Owner, Chief Financial Officer, Information Technology
Stephen purchased Healing Motion Physical Therapy with his wife, Ashlee, in June of 2019.
Stephen was born and raised in Corvallis, where he attended Santiam Christian through high school. He stayed local for college at Oregon State University, where he earned his undergraduate degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering in 2012. His day job is as an aviation software engineer for Garmin. He is also a pilot and a real estate investor.
In the little free time he has, you’ll most likely find Stephen with Ashlee and their two little ladies, Ellie and Addisyn. He also enjoys playing basketball and wakeboarding.
Amber joined Healing Motion Physical Therapy in August of 2021.
Amber grew up in Albany, Oregon and after 15 years of living in three different states, she has found her way back to her hometown. She is thrilled to be close to family and friends again. She is best known for her love of animals, especially dogs! She has spent the last seven years working with all kinds of animals. She helped run an animal shelter located in California, and most recently came from managing a pet resort in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Amber enjoys life and is always ready to have some fun. One of her most memorable moments was skydiving in Oahu! She strives to live each day with a grateful heart, and make a positive impact wherever the Lord leads her.
Authorizations & Benefits Coordinator
Danae joined Healing Motion Physical Therapy in June of 2021.
Danae was born and raised in Albany, Oregon, but moved to Issaquah, Washington, after getting married in 2013. She attended Central Washington University and completed her Bachelor of Arts in English. Danae has an affinity for all things grammar and punctuation.
In her spare time, she and her husband, Hans, along with their son, Kellan, enjoy hikes, Chick-Fil-A, and trips to Costco. They enjoy spending time with friends and making homemade pizza. They travel frequently to Oregon to visit family for weekend trips and holidays.