Meet Our Team
Michelle Thibeault, PT
In 1999, Michelle opened Diversified Physical Therapy. She graduated from the University of Hartford in 1998 with a B.S. in Physical Therapy. Michelle specializes in treating pelvic floor dysfunction, although she treats many other orthopedic diagnoses. In 2012, she graduated from the Sex Therapy Postgraduate Institute of New York as a Sex Counselor. She also is an Energy Medicine Practitioner using various modalities of healing including visceral mobilization, W.I.S.E. method, Cranio-Sacral Therapy, Myofascial Release, and Consegrity. Michelle teaches the Monday night core class and runs the monthly meditations at DPT. She is a member of Meriden Kiwanis and volunteers with many of her kids' activities.
Farren Balzer, DPT
Farren Balzer joined Diversified Physical Therapy in 2014. She graduated with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Connecticut. She graduated with an emphasis in pelvic floor rehabilitation and works with patients with a variety of orthopedic conditions as well. Farren is a skilled manual therapist with in-depth knowledge of myofascial and trigger point techniques. Prior to becoming a physical therapist, she was a massage therapist in Arizona. When not helping patients, Farren enjoys playing with her children, being active in the great outdoors, and cooking delicious food.