Michelle Handyside received her associate of applied science degree in Physical Therapy from Belleville Area College in 1988, and holds licensure in Missouri and Illinois. She received extensive training in weight loss management, fitness testing, and manual therapy, with diverse specialty knowledge in wound care, geriatrics, and vestibular education. She is in charge of company-wide education of clinical staff in documentation and billing procedures. She has been with RPI since May of 1999, helping to develop policies, procedures, documentation, and managing our Richmond Heights outpatient clinic. Her goal is patient motivation and education to assist her patients in achieving their rehabilitation goals.In her spare time Michelle enjoys spending time with her family, watching the St. Louis Cardinals, and staying active with outdoor activities.