Shani has been practicing physical therapy since graduating from SUNY Brooklyn in 1994, with a focus on helping people solve their pain and optimize their abilities in everyday function, exercise and sports. Based on her passion for manual therapy and educating patients to reduce strain on the body with posture and body mechanics, Shani founded Stamford Physical Therapy and The Posture People.
Shani holds an advanced degree in orthopedic physical therapy, a certiﬁcation in manual therapy from the IPA, as well as a certiﬁcation in ergonomics from the Back School of Atlanta. She has taken extensive continuing education coursework in manual therapy, posture, and exercise, and continues to focus on learning and teaching. She balances work, being a mother to 3 incredibly well-behaved children, and working out in her spare time.