Helen J Carey, PT, MHS, PCS :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Helen J Carey, PT, MHS, PCS

Helen J Carey, PT, MHS, PCS

Physical Therapy
Developmental Physical Therapy Team

Contact Information

700 Children's Drive
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4515
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Helen Carey, PT, MHS, PCS is a staff physical therapist in Clinical Therapies at Nationwide Children?s Hospital. She is the Director of The Nisonger Center and Nationwide Children's Hospital Pediatric Physical Therapy Residency Program. She is active in the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), the Pediatrics Section, and The American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine. She has co-authored a book chapter, presented several demonstration posters at conferences, and lectured/presented at both the local and national level. She coordinates a local recreational gymnastics program for children with special needs. Helen has been an APTA Pediatric Certified Clinical Specialist since 1999. She is currently pursuing a doctorate degree.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Clinical Interests

  • Training and mentoring, Outcome measures, Early identification and treatment of disabilities, Developmental tests and outcome measures, Spasticity management and outcomes for children with cerebral palsy

Research Interests

Areas of Interest:

  • Cerebral Palsy

Education and Training

Undergraduate School

  • University of Kentucky
    Date Completed: 10/15/1993

Graduate School

  • University of Indianapolis
    Date Completed: 12/01/1999


  • Clinical Therapies

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 04/01/2005

Awards, Honors and Organizations

  • American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, member
  • American Physical Therapy Association, member
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000