Melinda Bashara

Physical Therapist

Physical Therapist with over 25 years of broad-based experience and solid clinical skills. Seeking career development in the home health industry, primarily working in assisted living facilities. Strong ability to stablish rapport with all types of clients to ensure those clients are motivated to work towards optimal health.

Work Experience

  • Owner - Personal Trainer / Fitness Instructor | Body Balance Inc., Littleton, CO – June 2003 to Present
  • Home Health Physical Therapist | Therapy For Independence, Littleton, CO - November 2018 to July 2020
  • Group Exercise Instructor | 24 Hour Fitness, Littleton, CO - August 2001 to May 2020 
  • National Certification Educator | 24 Hour Fitness, Littleton, CO - May 2005 to August 2006
  • Personal Trainer | 24 Hour Fitness, Littleton, CO - June 2000 to June 2003

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy | University of Wisconsin, Madison WI | December 1995

Continuing Education

  • Various continuing education courses within home health, outpatient and inpatient rehabilitation from PhysicalTherapy.com 2015-present including Power to Function, A HIIT for all populations and Endurance Training for Geriatrics 2015/2016, Hip preservation by Proaxis Therapy 2014, Pete Emerson Muscle Energy Lumbar-Pelvis 1, Evaluation and Treatment Lumbar-Pelvic Sacral Level II 2208/2009
  • 24 Hour Group Exercise Fitness Education: 24 Cycle, Leg and Ab Express, 24 Lift, Aerobics 101, S.E.T. Strength Endurance Training, Just Pilates, Pi-Yo, Super Street, 24 Groves, Aquando, On Core 2001-2005, various AAAI CEU's/trainings 08'10',13' , TurboKick 9/06, FitFest 2011
  • Aerobics and Fitness Association of America, Personal Training Certification, 2002 to Present
  • Exercise Science Alliance Certifications: Personal Training, Pilates Corefit, Aquatics, and Certification Educator. 05/2003
  • 24 Hour Personal Training Certification with Nutrition, 2002
  • Body Composition Plateaus, Stabilization and Functional Training, 2002
  • International Weightlifting Association, Certified Strength Training Specialist, 2001
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