Kristen Cederlind, OTR/L joined the WorkWell team in 2013 as a Manager of On-Site Services. She consults with manufacturing employers across the country to develop customized On-Site therapy and wellness programs to improve employee health and safety, while collaborating with the rest of the On-Site team in service implementation, provider training, customer and provider relations and metrics reporting. Her background includes program development and management of a hospital acute care and outpatient rehabilitation department, including ergonomics, job analysis, and job coaching. While working in the hospital setting, she championed ergonomics initiatives such as safe patient handling and office ergonomics.
Kristen holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Southern California and is a member of both the California and American Occupational Therapy Associations
Programs: OnSite (Part I) online, OnSite (Part II)
Dee Daley, PT, DPT is a graduate of the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill and Quinnipiac College physical therapy programs. Dee is currently employed by WorkWell in New Ipswich, NH as Director of Clinical Practice. Dee has been a member of the WorkWell faculty since 2003, and intermittently teaches as a guest lecturer for PT and PTA schools on topics related to Work Injury Prevention and Management. Dee also holds a degree in Health Professions Education from North Carolina State University.
In addition to clinical practice, Dee has been active in the New Hampshire and North Carolina Chapters of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) as President and other roles in the area of Education and Policy. In addition to helping develop training materials for WorkWell, she has coauthored several publications on the Role of PT in Occupational Health and Wellness, and Safety in Functional testing. She has also served as a member of the APTA as a working member of the Occupational Health Special Interest Group and Work Rehab Clinical Practice Guideline group.
Programs: FCE, FJA, PWS, WR, Ergo, AFCE, OnSite (Part I) online, OnSite (Part II), Short FCE (online), WR Gap Analysis (online), WR Planning/Healing (online), FJA Job Demands in Clinic (online), Mfg Ergo (online), Office Ergo (online)
Tom Dunlap, PT is a graduate of The Ohio State University. He is currently employed by Mercy Health in Warren, OH as a staff physical therapist. Tom has directed a hospital-based multi-clinic industrial rehab team, developing relationships with clients from manufacturing and healthcare while providing rehab and consultative services both on-site and in the clinic. Tom has been a member of the WorkWell faculty since 2005 and is responsible for training WorkWell providers in Functional Capacity Evaluation, Advanced Functional Capacity Evaluation, Functional Job Analysis, Prework Screening, Work Rehabilitation, and Ergonomics.
In addition to clinical practice, Tom served as a consultant on WorkWell’s implementation teams and worked as an Occupational Health Specialist for WorkWell providing training and education of WorkWell programs as well as quality assurance and clinical support to WorkWell providers. Tom is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association Orthopaedic Section and the Occupational Health Special Interest Group.
Programs: FCE, FJA, PWS, WR, Ergo, OnSite (Part II), AFCE
Patrick McConnell, OT is a graduate of the University of Illinois-Chicago, College of Health Sciences. Prior to joining WorkWell in 2011, Patrick had been a WorkWell provider since 1993. As part of Clinical Operations, Patrick supports the WorkWell Provider Network, employers and referrers in questions or resources related to Work Injury Prevention and Management.
In addition to clinical practice and employer support, Patrick is active in the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Work Programs Section of the AOTA and the Minnesota Occupational Therapy Association (MOTA). His is Co-Chair of the Arrowhead District of MOTA. Patrick is also adjunct faculty at The College of St Scholastica Graduate Program in Occupational Therapy
Stephen (Steve) McKenney, PT, is a graduate of the University of North Dakota, School of Medicine, Department of Physical Therapy and the University of South Dakota. Steve has been a member of the WorkWell faculty since 1997 years, and was employed by WorkWell Prevention and Care as an Occupational Health Specialist for over 20 years. Steve has participated in the development of training materials for WorkWell including Functional Capacity Evaluation, Functional Job Analysis, PreWork Screening, Work Rehabilitation and Ergonomics. He also has clinical experience as a Director at OccuPRO overseeing work conditioning, functional testing and regional employer services in Minnesota and South Dakota, and as a Safety Manager and Industrial Rehabilitation Manager earlier in his career. He also holds a BS Degree in Earth Science Education, an MA Degree in Physical Education, and is a Certified Athletic Trainer (retired status with the NATA).
Programs: (FCE, AFCE)
Jeff Paddock, PT, MBA, CSCS, CES is a graduate of Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. Jeff is currently employed by WorkWell Prevention & Care in New Orleans, LA as On-Site Services Manager. Jeff also holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Florida State University. Jeff has over a decade of experience in occupational health- as both a front line clinician, consultant and manager/mentor for site based occupational health, injury prevention and injury management programs. Jeff has been instrumental in the development of standardized approaches to injury prevention and management of onsite injuries and practical aspects of healthcare and employer integration for transitional/modified duty.
In addition to clinical practice and consulting, Jeff has been an active member of the Louisiana Physical Therapy Association, APTA’s Occupational Health Special Interest Group, and the Private Practice Section. He was also named as an APTA Emerging Leader Award recipient.
Programs: OnSite (Part I) online, OnSite (Part II)
Robin Peterson PT is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Physical Therapy Program. Robin is currently employed by Regions Hospital in St. Paul MN as Physical Therapist and Supervisor. Robin has been a faculty member and consultant for WorkWell since 2008. Robin also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Distributive Sciences and Psychology from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter MN.
In addition to clinical practice and consulting, Robin Peterson has been an active member in the MN chapter of the APTA since 1987, and has served as the physical therapy alternate member for the MN Medical Services Review Board with the Department of Labor and Industry since 2002. Robin Peterson is also a member of the National Association of Occupational Health Providers and Human Factor Society. She co-authored Smart Tracks patient management system, Volumes I and II.
Programs: FCE, FJA, PWS, WR, Ergo, OnSite (Part I) online, OnSite (Part II), Short FCE (online), Mfg Ergo (online), Office Ergo (online)
Brent Webber, PT, CEAS III is a graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina Charleston. He is the Manager of Industrial Rehabilitation at Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System in South Carolina. Brent also has experience as an Industrial Case Manager and is a CEAS Level 1, 2, and 3 (Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist).
Brent has been a WorkWell faculty member since 2008 and has spoken on topic related to occupational health, functional testing and Return to work for groups such as the South Carolina Physical Therapy Association, South Carolina Association of Occupational Health Nurses, and the National Association of Occupational Health Professionals. He is also a guest lecturer at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and Physical Therapy program.
Programs: (FCE, FJA, PWS, WR, Ergo)
Marc Yeager, MPT, is a graduate of Loma Linda University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences and a Master of Physical Therapy degree in June 1993. Marc is the Managing Principal of Injury Prevention & Management Consulting.
Marc has been a member of the American Physical Therapy Association since 1994 and the Georgia Physical Therapy Association since 1997. He has been a faculty member for WorkWell Systems since 2006. He achieved the distinction of WorkWell Master Clinician in 2001 with certifications in Functional Capacity Evaluations, Functional Job Analysis, Return to Work Clinical Pathways, Functional and Office Ergonomics.
Marc founded Highland Park Physical Therapy in 2001, shortly before joining WorkWell Systems as an Occupational Health Specialist developing injury prevention and management programs, including Rapid Return to Work, Stress Factor Analysis, and supportive training materials, in addition to implementing internet-based injury prevention and management programs for industrial clients. Marc has assisted in the development and implementation of on-site ergonomic programs for a Silicon Valley-based high-tech Fortune 100 Company, and served as a member on their ergonomic safety committee as an external consultant. Early into his profession, Marc’s clinical experience included providing on-site physical therapy services for several companies in the Silicon Valley area of California. He has utilized that experience to help incorporate functionality into his client’s rehabilitation program and provides practical insight during the return-to-work decision process.
Programs: FCE, FJA, PWS, WR, Ergo, OnSite (Part I) online, MfG Ergo (online), Office Ergo (online), Short FCE (online), WR Gap Analysis (online), WR Planning/Healing (online), FJA Job Demands in Clinic (online)
25 years of experience in providing employers with musculoskeletal injury prevention and physical therapy treatment programs.