Paula attended University of Saint Francis and received her Associate’s Degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant in 2003. After working for IPT for 2 years, she decided to further her education in Physical Therapy. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in General Studies from IPFW followed by acceptance into the Weekend transitional program from PTA to PT at the University of Findlay. She graduated in May 2009 with her Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy and continued employment with IPT as a Physical Therapist until present. During her final year of PT school, she took courses for Maitland certification. In March 2010, she sat for her exam and became a Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist.