Stacie Christensen, PT, DPT, NCS

Assistant Professor

Department of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences
Physical Therapy Program

Health Science Education Complex
2402 University Drive
Kearney, NE 68849-4510


Academic Appointments:
Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy Program, UNMC: 2019-Present

NCS: Neurologic Clinical Specialist, 2020
DPT: Physical Therapy Program, School of Allied Health Professions, UNMC, 2008
BS: Health Sciences, Chadron State College, 2003
Neuro-IFRAH certified; 2012
Credentialed Clinical Instructor: American Physical Therapy Association, 2011

Primary Teaching Responsibilities:
Neuromuscular Physical Therapy
Orthotics & Prosthetics
Acute Care Physical Therapy

Co-Chair, Central District, APTA, Nebraska: 2020-present
Stroke Special Interest Group of ANPT: social media committee: 2021-present
Member, American Physical Therapy Association: 2005-present
Member, American Physical Therapy Neurological Section: 2014-present
Member, American Physical Therapy Association, Nebraska: 2005-present
Nebraska Stroke Advisory Council – Rehab Taskforce 2014-present
AHA Mission:Lifeline Stroke Taskforce 2018-present

Clinical Experience:
Geriatrics and Neurological Rehab, Amputee rehab, Balance and Falls, Seating and Mobility Evaluation; acute, subacute and inpatient rehab settings, stroke rehabilitation