Linda McAllister, PT, DPT, GCS, GTC, CEEAA, CEAGN, has been a physical therapist since 1985. Linda received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from North Park University in Chicago IL, a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Northwestern University, and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy with distinction from Arcadia University in Glenside, PA. Linda has worked in diverse settings, including 2 years in a remote village hospital in the former Republic of Zaire in Central Africa. She has focused her work exclusively in Geriatrics since 2000, practicing in the settings of home health, assisted living, and skilled nursing. In addition to achieving APTA board certification as a specialist in geriatrics, Linda has earned multiple additional geriatric specialist credentials. She is active in fall prevention efforts in the community and currently serves as the coordinator of the Geriatric Training Certification for GREAT seminars. Linda has a passion for excellence in working with older patients, combined with a love of learning and diverse experience. She is currently employed with Life Care Centers in Kirkland, WA and practices in outpatient clinics located on site in assisted living facilities.