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Stephanie Johnson, PT


Stephanie is a 1998 graduate of the University of South Alabama. She became the owner of Compass Physical Therapy, Inc. in March 2013 after serving as the Chief Financial Officer since 2005.  Stephanie is an instructor and public speaker in the pediatric field with engagements including classroom instruction at the college level, key note speaking at national conferences as well as local parent informational meetings. She joined the faculty at Summit Education in 2022 to expand her CEU instruction reach for other allied health professionals. As a published author, Stephanie is an active freelance writer specifically in the pediatric field and for broader topics including raising children, family life and travel.  She retired from clinical practice in August of 2020 and continues her ancillary services in the Pediatric Physical Therapy field. Her areas of specialty include:  

  • Developmental Delay- gross and fine motor delay

  • Torticollis and Plagiocephaly

  • Sensory Integration/Sensory Processing Disorder

  • Cerebral Palsy- spastic diplegia and hemiplegia

  • Spina Bifida

  • Genetic Disorders

  • Orthopedic and Sports Related Injuries

  • Reflex Integration

with vast experience in treatment techniques including, Postural Restoration, Myofascial Release, Hand Without Tears and Yoga & Pilates for the Special Needs Child.  

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