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TheraFit Rehab – Woodlawn, MD

Physical Therapy | Occupational Therapy | Speech Therapy

About the Team

The TheraFit Rehab Team of Woodlawn, Maryland, is very active and loves making a difference in people’s lives. Our facility has a fun and engaging atmosphere and a close-knit group of providers.

We love working together and at lunch, you can often find us talking about food, our patients, walking trails, sushi, outdoors and weekend plans. Some of our favorite things to do in the clinic are working with children, singing, chatting it up with patients, and dancing.

Meet The Woodlawn Staff

Erica Bechtol

Doctor of Physical Therapy & Maryland Regional Director

Education: Doctorate (University of Maryland — Baltimore)
Certifications: MS, LSVT BIG.
Bio: Erica has been with TheraFit Rehab since 2017 and has 10-plus years of experience working with the neurological patient population. Prior to TheraFit, Erica was working in a neurological intensive care unit with patients with various acute neurological injuries. Erica has undergone increased training and education about multiple sclerosis and is a Certified MS Clinical Specialist. She also is LSVT BIG certified and enjoys working with patients with various movement disorders. In her free time she enjoys competing in triathlons, traveling to remote places in the world, and hiking with her dog, Roger.

Amy Harrison

Amy Harrison

Physical Therapist Assistant & Clinic Director

Education: Associate’s (Carroll Community College)
Certifications: LSVT-BIG, pediatrics, MSCS.
Bio: Amy received her PTA degree from Carroll Community College in 2018 and was licensed in Maryland in 2019. She was a student with TheraFit Rehab in the fall of 2018 and started full time at the Towson location in May of 2019. In 2024, she became the director of our Woodlawn clinic. Amy is LSVT-BIG certified and has taken multiple courses since graduating school on treatment strategies for patients who have various neurological diagnoses including multiple sclerosis, stroke, and Parkinson’s disease. When not in the clinic, Amy enjoys riding horses and spending time with her family and friends.

Kara Kikuta

Occupational Therapist

Education: Master’s (West Virginia University)
Certifications: CBIS, Neuro IFRAH, LSVT BIG, Vision Rehab Specialist.
Bio: Kara has been with TheraFit Rehab since 2017 and has 18 years of experience in the occupational therapy field. She has extensive experience working with patients with neurological disorders, with specialties in stroke recovery and brain injury. Outside the workplace, she enjoys spending time with her family, husband Mike, daughters Ella and Emma, and her rescue dog, Leo. Family hikes, outdoor fun and barbecue cookouts are among the winners in the family.

Janice Chen

Janice Chen

Speech-Language Pathologist

Education: Master’s (Penn State University)
Certifications: McNeill Dysphagia Therapy Program (MDTP), SPEAK OUT!, Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA).
Bio: Janice joined TheraFit Rehab in 2023 after moving back home from Colorado. After earning her master’s in communication sciences and disorders, she worked in an outpatient neurological rehabilitation center and continues to have a passion for serving adults with neurological diagnoses, including stroke, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, and traumatic brain injury. Outside of the clinic, she enjoys spending time with friends and family and playing tennis.

Briana Estes

Briana Estes

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Education: Doctorate (University of Maryland — Baltimore)
Certifications: Geriatrics.
Bio: Briana earned her doctorate in 2011 and has gained considerable experience since then, treating patients in outpatient clinics and continuum-of-care retirement communities. She began specializing in geriatrics, with an emphasis on chronic pain conditions, postural dysfunction, neurological rehabilitation, and fall prevention. She joined TheraFit Rehab in early 2024 having treated a variety of populations, including Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, POTS, and dementia. Briana likes to focus on function in the therapeutic setting, returning people to their highest quality of life. She’s an aspiring comedienne and will work a dose of humor into her treatment sessions.

Corinne Hummingbird

Corinne Hummingbird

Physical Therapist Assistant

Education: Associate’s (Baltimore City Community College)
Certifications: Fall prevention, vestibular therapy.
Bio: Corinne Hummingbird is a PTA with certifications in fall prevention and vestibular therapy. She graduated from Baltimore City Community College with honors, and she has been practicing physical therapy for nine years in outpatient orthopedic and neurological clinics. Her passions are providing top-notch physical therapy for patients, playing the guitar and the drums, and weightlifting several times per week. She welcomes challenges in many forms, and she plans to learn sign language and hike Old Rag within the next two years. She is also a big Ravens fan and loves to talk football.

Megan Shockey

Megan Shockey

Occupational Therapist Assistant

Education: Associate’s (Penn State University)
Certifications: Pediatrics, ASD, ADHD, sensory-processing disorders.
Bio: Megan joined TheraFit Rehab in March 2024 as a certified occupational therapy assistant. She is currently pursuing a master’s degree in occupational therapy from Shenandoah University with an expected graduation in 2025. She has previous experience working with the pediatric population treating children with ASD, ADHD, and sensory processing disorders in both the school and outpatient setting. However, she loves working with people of all ages and the neurological population. In her free time, Megan enjoys exercising, shopping, and spending time with her family and friends.

Annalisa Ruchlis

Front Desk Receptionist