Our Staff

Our compassionate physical therapists provide an individualized evaluation and personal exercise plan for men, women and children over ten years of age. We provide specialized physical therapy with a special emphasis on restoring function to the core by mobilizing structures in the pelvic girdle including the hip, spine and abdomen. Our office staff complements our mission to make your treatment experience exceptional and a place to relax and restore well-being.

Janine Laughlin


Physical Therapist

Clinic Owner, Founder

Janine has specialized in pelvic health physical therapy since 1999. Her passion and interest in women's health was inspired by a history of chronic pain. She understands firsthand the benefits of hands-on treatment to restore the core. She earned her Bachelors of Science in Physical Therapy in 1993 from the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo, in cooperation with Bowling Green State University. She has extensive postgraduate education in manual therapy and pelvic girdle dysfunctions, including certifications in Integrative Dry Needling and Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization.


Janine has worked as a physical therapist in hospital-based outpatient facilities and wellness centers most of her career before starting the practice in 2009. She has served as a local speaker on women’s health topics to peers and women, has published articles in educational magazines and newsletters and has also made radio and television appearances to educate the public on pelvic physical therapy. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association's Section on Women's Health and serves on the Health and Wellness Committee of the Hudson Chamber of Commerce. An active member of St. Mary parish, she is a facilitator for VIRTUS, an awareness session for preventing and recognizing the signs of sexual abuse, and serves on the Pre Cana team for engaged couples.

Janine and Brian live in Hudson with their three children, pet lovebird and labradoodle. She enjoys hiking, reading, cheering on her kid's sport teams and spending time with family.


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Abby Laughlin
Office Assistant

Abby joined the Healthy Core team in 2018 to greet you with her smile on select days. She is also our clinic cleaner.

Abby is a Hudson high school graduate and will be attending The Ohio State University in the Fall of 2020 to study Spanish and business. Her hobbies include volunteering in hospice and various service projects, fitness, crafting and spending time with family and friends.



Brian Laughlin

Practice Manager



Brian is a career Firefighter/Paramedic for the City of Twinsburg after being hired full-time in 1993. On his days off from the fire department, he helps to run the household while wearing many hats at Healthy Core Wellness, including overseeing the front office, book keeping, running errands and fixing things.

Brian's interests include being a spectator at their children's events, golfing, and being outdoors. He is an active member of St. Mary parish including serving as a facilitator for The King's Men ministry, facilitator for VIRTUS and is also on the Pre Cana team.

Brian and Janine have lived in Hudson since 1997 and have three children.



Julie Adams
Office Coordinator
Julie Easton
Office Assistant

Julie joined the Healthy Core team in 2016. She brings her experience in medical billing and scheduling, along with her smile, to greet you on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Julie lives in Twinsburg with her husband and has three daughters, including a set of twins. Her hobbies include cooking, traveling, shopping and spending time with family and friends.



Julie joined the Healthy Core team in 2016 after staying home to raise her family. She will greet you with a smile on Wednesdays and Fridays.

Julie lives in Hudson with her husband and has three children. Her hobbies include cooking, entertaining and shopping, along with spending time with family and friends.