Category Archives: Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy: Direct Access

Oregon is a direct access state for physical therapy. What does this mean for you?

It is commonly understood that you need a doctor’s referral to get specialized care. Many people often see their primary care physician as the first point of contact with any ailment, and trust their doctor to direct them to the right specialist for further investigation and diagnosis. In recent years, however, with rising healthcare costs and a change in physical therapy.
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Yoga for Hypermobility Workshop with Good Health Physical Therapy and Wellness

May is EDS awareness month! In honor of that, Chie Tadaki, PT, DPT, a physical therapist and certified yoga instructor with Good Health Physical Therapy & Wellness will be holding a 3-week workshop for safe yoga for people with hypermobility. These are examples of showing the difference between pushing into your hypermobility versus holding your body in a pose with awareness and control of your joint position.    
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Good Health Spotlight: Chie Tadaki



  • Chie completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI and her physical therapy education at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois.

  • Chie studied yoga and instruction in Rishikesh, India before physical therapy school.

  • Yoga often influences her practice of physical therapy, just as her physical therapy knowledge influences her.

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