Quality Physical Therapy | Physical Therapy Farmington CT

Our Staff

Jeanne L. Thompson, PTJeanne L. Thompson, PT, OCS Owner

Jeanne founded Quality Physical Therapy in 2006. She is a graduate of The University of Connecticut and has over 24 years of experience. She combines a manual therapy and biomechanical approach to each patient. She has extensive education in orthopedics, women's health and sports medicine and was Board Certified in Orthopedics in 2009. When not working she enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and walking with her dog, Cally. She also enjoys cooking and has just started quilting. Darlene's enthusiasm for quilting is contagious!

Brandi L. Shipley, PTBrandi L. Shipley, PT

Brandi graduated from Northeastern University's Physical Therapy program in 1999. She has 14 years of experience and takes a biomechanical approach, focusing her treatment sessions on manual therapy, exercise instruction and patient education to ensure confidence with long-term self-management. When she is not at work, Brandi enjoys spending time with her husband and their two young boys. She has interests in fitness and yes, quilting!

Lisa HodgsonLisa Hodgson, MPT

Lisa grew up in Upstate NY and earned both her Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Physical Therapy from Quinnipiac University. She spent the last 11 years living and working in Arlington, VA before moving to Connecticut where she joined the team at Quality Physical Therapy in October 2015. Continuing education courses through the Institute of Physical Art and the Mulligan Concept have helped advance her manual skills. Lisa received her Pilates Mat and Reformer certification from the Professional Health and Fitness Institute in Bethesda, MD. In her spare time, Lisa enjoys biking, hiking and other outdoor activities with her husband and son.


Cally joined our staff in March 2010 when she was 12 weeks old. She is responsible for greeting our patients. She has graduated from advanced puppy training and continues working on new tricks. Her therapy duties include belly rubs (for her)! In her spare time she loves walks at the reservoir and chasing squirrels and chipmunks!