Barbara L. Burdette, B.S. L.M.T.
Orthokinetics Specialist Trainer®
Barbara is originally a metroplex girl from DFW, Texas. She has completed her education foundation with her Texas Tech University Bachelor of Science Degree in Exercise Sport Science, Blinn College Associate Applied Science Degree in Physical Therapy, Orthokinetics ® Institute Personal Training Specialist Certification, and State of Texas Massage Therapist Licensure.
Barbara has developed a unique skill set with approximately 30 years of experience in various population environments including: MHMR State School, Psychiatric Prison, Overseas U.S. Military MWR, Pediatric, Pre-natal, and Orthopedics. She attributes her vast observations of positive session outcomes to her intense focus on exercise technique.
Barbara strives to enhance her knowledge through continuing education courses on functional movement, joint mechanics, and posture deviations to optimize her assessment abilities. She continues to integrate manual therapy by utilizing the Orthokintetics ® model for muscle mapping and applying exercise correctives to observed deviations.
In addition to her Training skills, Barbara loves teaching exercise classes in small group settings to best serve the aging population.
Barbara was excited to align with Dr. Allyn Newton at Creekside Wellness in January 2020!