Alyssa Mannikko, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Alyssa is a Physical Therapist with MOSAIC, working at the Bellevue and Seattle locations. She is passionate about working with children and their families to achieve both meaningful and functional goals, and strongly believes therapy programs should be fun, realistic, and individualized for each child and family. Alyssa has experience in diverse pediatric settings, including inpatient at Seattle Children's Hospital and outpatient at Good Samaritan Hospital's Children's Therapy Unit. Alyssa is committed to continued growth and learning within her career as a pediatric physical therapist. As an avenue for this growth, she completed the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) fellowship program through the University of Washington in June 2016.

Education

  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA

  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Professional Interests

  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Working with infants and children with a variety of developmental, neuromuscular, and genetic disabilities
  • Physical fitness and community participation - Encouraging regular physical activity and ongoing participation in local community activities with family and/or peers, to facilitate continued development of motor skills, social communication skills, and self-esteem

Beyond Work

Outside of work, Alyssa enjoys cooking, playing volleyball, hiking, and camping. She also loves the Seattle Seahawks and spending time with her fiancé and her energetic black Labrador retriever.