Grow Learning Centre Physical Therapists

Laurie Berry, PT, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Laurie Berry is a pediatric physical therapist. She graduated with her Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2005 from the University of Central Arkansas. She has worked in acute care at Baptist Health Medical Center immediately following graduation and then began working in pediatrics. She enjoys the many challenges and rewards of working with children with gross motor delays.

Laurie is married with one beautiful daughter, age 13; which keeps her busy traveling to her various sporting events. Her hobbies include running, working out and reading.

Darnetha McFarland, BS, LPTA

Darnetha McFarland is a native of Pine Bluff, Arkansas. She received her Associate of Applied Sciences degree in Physical Therapy Assisting and a BS in Health Sciences with an emphasis in Patient Education at the University of Central Arkansas. She has been a licensed physical therapy assistant for over 20 years. Darnetha worked six years in long term skilled nursing facilities before beginning a 14-year career working with children (0-5 years) with developmental delays. Darnetha loves being a part of a team whose goal is to help children achieve great success. She has three children (20 years old, 16 years old, and 12 years old) with her husband Billy. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends when not at Grow Learning Centre!

Jennifer Harrison, PT, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Jennifer graduated with her Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy in 2010 from the University of Central Arkansas. She worked in a pediatric inpatient rehabilitation facility for two years immediately following graduation and has experience with various neurological, musculoskeletal and developmental disorders.

She has a passion for working with children of all ages. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 18-month old son. Her hobbies include outdoor activities, spending time with family and relaxing with friends.