Jessica Brandt, DPT is a licensed physical therapist and the Vice President of Services for Children with Disabilities. In this position Jessica provides leadership and support to help ensure the success of multiple programs including the Birth to Five Center of Excellence, Smooth Way Home, High Risk Perinatal Program, Nurse Family Partnership, Inclusion, Side by Side, and Head start Disabilities services.
Jessica was born and raised in Arizona. She received her Bachelors of Science in Health Sciences from the University of Arizona. She continued her education through AT Still University at the Arizona School of Health Sciences where she earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy.
Jessica has over 22 years of clinical and management experience providing pediatric physical therapy in multiple settings. Providing her with extensive experiences in how to help support children and their families as they navigate services available throughout the state of Arizona. Prior to joining Southwest Human Development, Jessica served as the Associate Director of Rehabilitation in the hospital setting where she provided direct leadership to a large, multi-disciplinary acute care team as well as working across departments with leadership to improve the quality and consistency of services throughout the hospital system. Jessica has years of providing early intervention services through AzEIP, including time as a PT on the SWHD AzEIP team.