Joyce Carbaugh

  • Academic Coordinator for Clinical Education (ACCE) and Instructor, Physical Therapist Assistant Program

Academic Focus

Joyce teaches several courses, including Freshman Seminar, Clinical Education, Introduction to Physical Therapy, and Professional Issues Seminar, and assists with labs. 

Short Bio

Joyce has been a physical therapist assistant for 21 years and a massage therapist for 14 years. She has worked for Symbria/ Alliance Rehab for 17 years and continues to provide physical therapy services to the geriatric population. She enjoys the outdoors and keeping physically fit by bicycling, kayaking, running, and riding motorcycles. She keeps busy with DIY home projects.

She has been a member of the American Physical Therapy Association since 1995; and is a member of the Education Section; the Academic, PTA Education and Geriatric Special Interest Group; and the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association.

Education & Training

  • Graduate Certificate, Gerontology, University of Pittsburgh
  • AS, Physical Therapist Assistant, University of Pittsburgh at Titusville
  • BS, Physical Education, Slippery Rock University