Jill Hurley is a Registered Occupational Therapist and licensed in the state of Louisiana. She is a member of The American Occupational Therapy Association, The American Society of Bariatric Physicians, and also, The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. She is also the owner/Director of Healthē Habits for Living. Jill has been an Occupational Therapist since 1990 and was awarded the 2011 Women in Business Champion by the Small Business Administration.
Education: Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology from Louisiana State University in 1987. Bachelor’s of Science in Occupational Therapy from the University of Southern California in 1989. Six months of intensive internships at UCLA’s Neuropsychiatric Institute in Los Angeles, and at Duke’s Pediatric Hospital, in Durham, N.C.
Specialized Training: Jill attends various continuing education courses regularly on the latest developments in research and treatment of obesity, diabetes, prediabetes, strength training, ergonomic/job analysis, functional capacity evaluations and metabolic syndrome. Jill became a certified Hand Therapist in 1995 and a Life Advisor through the Lifestyle Redesign Center at USC in Los Angeles in 2008. Finally, Jill is also certified as a Lifestyle and Weight Management Consultant.
Licenses: Jill is licensed to practice Occupational Therapy in Louisiana since 1998. She has also held licenses and practiced in California, Washington D.C. and Virginia.
Nancy Kane is a certified Physical Therapy Technican since 2002, and a graduate of Unitech Training Academy. She is the Assistant Director of Healthē, L.L.C., manages the satellite location on Farrel Road, and the manager of Camp Healthē. Nancy is certified as a Zumba instructor and contracts in the Lafayette area. Nancy attends various continuing education courses as well. She enjoys helping her clients with an attitude of encouragement and exuberance. Nancy is bilingual in English and Spanish.
Heather Quirk is the Continuing Education Coordinator for Healthe Habits for Living. She graduated from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette with a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology with a concentration in Health Promotion and Wellness in the spring of 2012 and also received her Personal Training Certification through ACE in August 2017. Heather enjoys encouraging and motivating others to achieve a goal they have set for themselves. She loves to inspire people to get in shape, stay in shape and carry on living a healthy lifestyle as she knows how important it is for our well-being.