Meet the Owner
Erica Stevens – MOTR/L, CLT, CHC, CYT
Erica graduated with honors and Magna Cum Laude completing her master’s degree in occupational therapy at College of Saint Mary. She is part of the national honor society for OT graduate students, Pi Theta Epsilon, and the American Occupational Therapy Association. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Kansas and holds undergraduate degrees in psychology and rehabilitative science. She is currently working on advanced certification through the Institute of Functional Medicine, along with her post-professional doctorate at Creighton University.
Erica is a passionate health & wellness occupational therapy private practice owner. Her private practice, Thrive Occupational Therapy, Health & Wellness PLLC, serves clients across the lifespan related to: Perinatal Rehab, Fertility Support, Food Mood and Hormones, Lymphedema Therapy, Scar Tissue Treatment, General Health and Wellness.
Additional areas of specialization and certification include women’s health and pelvic floor therapy, pregnancy and postpartum corrective exercise specialist, certified lymphedema therapist, certified health coach, certified mental health integrative medicine practitioner, and biofeedback specialist, expanding her skills to meet the health and wellness needs of individuals across the lifespan.
Erica and her husband, Wade, have two children, Haddie and Calvin. She enjoys running, yoga, water skiing, reading, gardening, and spending time with family.
Specialization and Certifications
Certified Lymphedema Therapist
Comprehensive Lymphedema Management for American Health Care
Applying Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice
Institute if Functional Medicine
Optimal Fertility: Preconception Detoxification and Preparation Specialization
Integrative Women’s Health Institute
Certified Yoga Teacher
Aura Wellness Center
Certified Health Coach
National Society of Health Coaches
Pelvic Floor Training with Ultrasound Technology
Herman and Wallace Institute
Pelvic Floor Biofeedback Specialization
Medical Professional Therapeutic Yoga Specialization
Professional Yoga Therapy Institute
Pregnancy & Postpartum Corrective Exercise Specialist
Core Exercise Solutions
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