NeuAbility strives to optimize the level of overall wellness for those impacted by a spinal cord injury, stroke, amputation, or any other form of paralysis through progressive, evidence-based adaptive rehabilitative exercise, alternative medicine practices and the cultivation of a robust community.integrative
Kaitlyn is a recent graduate from the University of Northern Colorado with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Communications. She is currently working on her personal training certification from National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM). Kaitlyn has a passion for working personally with individuals on their personal goals and progress. She looks forward to perusing a master’s in clinical social work. As a Colorado native she enjoys spending her time in the mountains, going to concerts, and absorbing all that the Marvel universe has to share.
Adaptive Exercise Staff
Miroslava is a recent graduate from Metropolitan State University in Denver, CO, where she majored in Integrative Health Care with a minor in Pre-Health Care. In addition to her studies, she was a member of the Women’s basketball squad at Lamar College where she played point guard and holds a Level 1 – CrossFit Certificate. For most of her life, she’s had a passion for exercise and fitness. Miroslava is particularly passionate about her position at NeuAbility, because she feels she is changing the lives of clients every day.
Dane Stair was born and raised in southwestern Wisconsin just outside of Milwaukee in a small town called Muskego. As a child he was heavily involved in athletics and sports performance as he participated in Football, Basketball, Soccer, Rugby, Tennis and Golf throughout high school. Because he was so involved in athletics, injuries started to come about and dismantled his athletic identity. At that point, Dane was in dire need of some means to help build himself back up to game-level performance and keep himself there. Dane participated in Physical Therapy sessions which had drastic results and allowed him to get back on the field, playing the games he loved. This experience lead Dane down the path toward a degree in Health and Wellness, because he knew exactly how much of an impact this form of therapy has.
Dane graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology with a major emphasis on Movement Studies and a minor in Gerontology. Throughout his time in school he was able to participate in multiple semesters of a program that was designed to work on physical therapy for individuals with disabilities. Over time in this program he developed a passion for patient progression and holistic wellness regarding mobility, stability, and activity.
Ever since graduating college, he has focused his efforts on creating a healthy lifestyle that can be maintained throughout a lifetime. He is always looking for new ways to help maintain or correct his bodies mechanics and well-being. Dane’s current hobbies include hiking, mountain biking, skiing, playing with his dog and working on home-improvement projects.
Daniel Wagner was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. He then moved to Dallas in his senior year of high school. His university track took him from Texas to New Mexico.
Dan graduated from New Mexico Highlands University, where he obtained his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and a Master’s Degree in Human Performance and Sport. Daniel is well-versed in the field of fitness and exercise and has competed in numerous sports at the collegiate level while attending New Mexico Highland University. Daniel participates on the Denver Barbarians Rugby team, playing the position of second row lock. Daniel now looks to feed his passion of using exercise science to assist others improve their quality of life through the programs at NeuAbility.
Veronica is a Colorado native, graduate from the University of Northern Colorado with a major in Sports and Exercise Science. During her time in college, Veronica was a member of the UNC dance team. In addition to dance she has always had a passion for sports, in high school she was on the Volleyball team, Swim and Dive team, and played softball for Hyland Hills District.
Veronica completed her internship program at NeuAbility and instantly felt like home. She is extremely excited about her position as an adaptive rehabilitative exercise trainer and continuing to assist our clients in building physical strength and independence.
Integrative Therapy Staff
Jan’s interest in good health started thirty years ago through the study and practice of yoga. The positive impact of yoga on her life led her to explore the other ancient healing arts. Jan specializes in Five Element Acupuncture, a style of acupuncture that focuses on the health of the whole person on all levels, including the spiritual, rather than just the symptoms of ill health. Jan graduated in 2002 from the Institute of Education and Acupuncture, a preeminent teaching institution for Five Element Acupuncture, where she had the privilege of studying with master acupuncturist J. R. Worsley. Jan has an Advanced Certification in Cosmetic Acupuncture and Allergy Elimination. With nearly three decades of yoga practice and over twelve years of acupuncture practice, it has given her a depth and breadth of experience and understanding to the needs of the whole person. Jan enjoys assisting in the integration of life’s lessons and challenges and producing greater joy, grace, ease and vitality for her clients.
Mick Tarchis received his Massage License in Florida, and then moved to Colorado in October 2018. He incorporates deep breathing, trigger points, and pin and stretch to encompass each muscle during his massage. Along with intuition and asking the right questions, he is able to help identify the root cause of pain or discomfort.
Accessible Systems, Adams Twelve School District – Bollman Occupational Center, Adaptive Adventures, Craig Hospital, The Peak Center, Chanda Plan Foundation, Colorado Thespians, CrossFit Eminence, Parkhill Foundation, Pinehurst Sanger Foundation, Walking With Anthony
Daniels Fund, Negely Flinn Charitable Foundation, Schwab Charitable – Kittleson Family Charitable Fund, Pinnacol Assurance Foundation, Walter E. Lipe Charitable Trust
Corporate Sponsors and Partners
Red Bull, City Pop, Ball Corporation, Titan Construction, Lennar Corporation, PerMobil, EnerPlus, Barton Supply, PASCO, Brannan Companies, Pour Haus, Bruz Beers, ANB Bank, Mission Yogurt.