Yocheved Bensinger-Brody, PT, PhD, PCS

Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

School of Health Sciences

Areas of Expertise

Pediatric physical therapy


Yocheved Bensinger-Brody PT, PhD, PCS is an assistant professor at Touro College’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program in Manhattan, where she is responsible for teaching the pediatrics curriculum. Yocheved is a board certified pediatric physical therapist, who has worked in large pediatric centers and in early intervention, and continues to treat pediatric patients in a private practice. She has specific expertise in working with individuals diagnosed with neurodevelopmental and neuromuscular disorders, as well as in evaluating neonates and infants.


Yocheved graduated with a BS in Physical Therapy from Florida International University, an MA in Movement Sciences from Teachers College at Columbia University, and a PhD in Psychology from the Graduate Center at CUNY.