Jim Earle, MPT
Jim is a California native who moved to Shasta County in 1981. He graduated from West Valley High School in 1985 and attended both Shasta College and Simpson University where he completed his General AA Degree. After finishing his pre-med life science requisites at California State University of Long Beach, he moved on to Loma Linda Medical School. Jim graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Master's degree in Physical Therapy and awards from the Dean of Allied Health, Faculty, and Published Research. While working in Southern California, Jim completed his Manual Therapy training and was fortunate to work with professional athletes from the Raiders, Chargers and Angel organizations, broadening his scope of training. Jim has been an adjunct educator at both Loma Linda University and Shasta College in the areas of Kinesiology, Gross Anatomy, and Sports Medicine. Most recently, he has developed and teaches a certification program for Physical Therapy techs/aides at Shasta College. Jim returned to the Redding area in 1999 to manage Redding Rehab and Spine, the North State's first "spine specialty" clinic, where he became a partner in the practice while continuing to specialize in spine related injuries and sports medicine until his departure in 2004. Since that time he has been in private practice, continuing to specialize in orthopedic and spine rehabilitation in Shasta County. Jim recently joined our team at Shasta Lake Physical Therapy with his unique approach to healing and rehabilitation, and is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to his patients. Jim and his wife Adele have been married since 1992, have two beautiful girls, and thoroughly enjoy all the North State has to offer.
Stephen Davids, DPT
Steve was born and raised in Unionville, Connecticut. He attended the University of Vermont where he received his Bachelor's Degree in Exercise and Movement Science in 2017. He continued on to earn his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Pittsburgh in 2020. Steve completed a yearlong clinical internship at the UPMC Freddie Fu Sports Medicine Center where he worked alongside spine specialists and treated college and high school athletes as well as general orthopedic conditions. Steve's passion for working with adaptive athletes inspired him to volunteer his time with the Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports Program during his undergraduate work. He then brought this passion to the University of Pittsburgh where he and his classmates founded the Pitt Adaptive Athletics Strength and Conditioning Program. Steve is also a published first author in the Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma for research based on proximal humeral fractures. Steve enjoys backpacking, skiing, football and basketball, playing the sax, collecting vinyl records, and riding motorcycles. He is excited to provide quality care to his patients at Shasta Lake Physical Therapy.
Alicia Reinke, BS, PTA
Alicia attended California State University, Northridge, where she earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in 1997 and continued her education at Cerritos College where she earned her PTA certification in 1999. Alicia has worked in inpatient and outpatient settings with emphasis in orthopedic rehabilitation and has extensive experience with orthopedic injuries. Alicia moved to the Redding area with her family in 2007 where she began employment at Shasta Lake Physical Therapy and enjoys raising her family in Northern California with her husband.
Amanda, CMT, PT Tech
Amanda has been a Certified Massage Therapist since 2003 and a PT Tech at Shasta Lake Physical Therapy since 2010. She enjoys assisting patients in their recovery from injuries and everyday aches and pain.
Sara, PT Tech
Sara has been a part of the team at Shasta Lake Physical Therapy since late 2019. She enjoys working as a PT Tech and looks forward to furthering her career in the physical therapy world.
Asiria, PT Tech
Asiria moved to Redding from Southern California in 2018 to live in a less crowded area closer to nature. Her favorite part about being a PT Tech is getting to know the patients and being a part of their recovery process. Asiria has worked as a shift supervisor at Starbucks, and she has her Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design and Marketing as well. She has recently changed her career path to Kinesiology with the hope of continuing in the Physical Therapy field in the future. In her spare time, Asiria loves running, walking her dogs, and binge-watching competition baking shows like Great British Bake Off and Nailed It!
Sarah, PT Tech
Sarah is from Linden, CA. She is a certified personal trainer and would love to go to school to finish a degree as a PTA. Sarah enjoys making our patients smile and helping them on their roads to recovery and comfort. Sarah loves spending time with her husband hiking, biking, fishing - anything outdoors. Family and friends are a big part of her heart and she enjoys spending time with them as well.
Michele, PT Tech
Michele was born and raised in Redding. She graduated high school as a junior and is currently enrolled at Shasta College, where she plans to join the PTA program in the future. Michele loves Northern California because of all the outdoor activities it has to offer - her and her husband like to fish and camp in the summer as well as snowboard in the winter. At Shasta Lake Physical Therapy, Michele enjoys helping others and is excited to further her education in the field.
Teegan, PT Tech
Teegan is currently enrolled at Shasta College. He is in his second year and on track to transfer for a Degree in Kinesiology. For as long as he can remember, weightlifting has always been Teegan's passion. As he expands his knowledge on weightlifting, he finds himself falling in love with it more and more! He is blessed to have this job as a PT Tech because it gives him hands-on experience as well as insight toward a possible career path!
Jordyn is originally from Humboldt County but moved to Redding in 2010. She is certified in Massage Therapy and has studied Kinesiology as well. Jordyn is passionate about our patients and is dedicated to providing every person with a smile at Shasta Lake Physical Therapy. In her free time, Jordyn enjoys extreme fitness such as CrossFit, as well as snowboarding, outdoor activities, and hanging out with her dogs.