Laura Glazebrook focuses on providing a personalized approach to restoring optimal function.
Laura Glazebrook joins One on One Physical Therapy after spending 6 years specializing in neurological disorders, including stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury and multiple sclerosis at the Shepherd Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Laura is an expert in understanding the complexities of muscle tone, cognitive impairments, vestibular rehabilitation, interdisciplinary care, related orthopedic issues, and the utilization of splinting and bracing for neurological conditions. Laurahas a profound passion for helping people through catastrophic injuries and finds it truly rewarding to be part of someone’s recovery.
Laura holds a Bachelors in Exercise Science and earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of North Georgia in 2012. She spent the initial year of her career working with catastrophic injuries and outpatient pediatrics at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Scottish Rite Hospital. Prior to her matriculation, Laura completed her graduate research in pelvic floor physical therapy. Since then and after the birth of her son in 2017, Laura’s interest and passion for integrating pelvic floor physical therapy into her current practice has grown.
She enjoys providing a personalized approach to restoring optimal function for both neurologically involved patients as well as patients with pelvic health concerns. Laura has integrated her passion for pelvic health into her practice and is actively working to improve awareness of pelvic health concerns for individuals with neurological impairments. She participates in community outreach to educate support groups and healthcare professionals on pelvic health issues, and presented pelvic health considerations for neurologic patients at the Physical Therapy Association of Georgia’s fifth annual neuro symposium.
Laura is inspired by her clients and she strongly believes that her work with a client is a team effort, striving toward a common goal. She is excited to be a member of the One on One Physical Therapy team, providing a personalized approach to restoring optimal function following a neurological injury while further developing her skills and treatment methods for pelvic health conditions.
Laura understands the importance of total body wellness when it comes to injury recovery for her clients as well as in her own life. While at Shepherd Center, Laura participated in the development of a resource bank for post-injury wellness, which included optimal nutrition and exercise. She introduced pediatric and adult participants to adaptive outdoor sports in clinics and volunteer camps. Laura believes in investing in local physical therapy programs, assisting in the development of PT and PTA students, and rehabilitation research across multiple diagnoses through both Shepherd Center and Emory University.
Laura grew up in a dance studio, but currently enjoys an active lifestyle including running, triathlons, Pilates and yoga. In her time outside the office, she and her husband enjoy traveling and navigating the mayhem that comes with raising two young children.