Dr. Shaina Goudeau, P.T., D.P.T.

Dr. Shaina Goudeau, P.T., D.P.T.

PTA Program Director


About Dr. Shaina Goudeau, P.T., D.P.T.

Shaina T. Goudeau, PT, DPT, received her BS degree in Radiologic Technology in 2000 from University of Louisiana at Monroe in Monroe, LA, Master of Science Degree in Physical Therapy in 2003 from University of St. Augustine in St. Augustine, FL, and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree in 2014 from Alabama State University in Montgomery, AL. Shaina has practiced in a variety of settings including outpatient orthopedics, military orthopedic clinics, inpatient rehab, and acute care with an emphasis in orthopedics and neurology. Shaina has been a member of the American Physical Therapy Association since 2001 and serves as a credentialed APTA Instructor for the “Credentialed Clinical Instructor Program”. Shaina is responsible for overseeing the clinical component of the Louisiana Christian University Physical Therapist Assistant program as the Program Director and Associate Professor; she has maintained her position with the college since April 2008. Dr. Goudeau is an active member with the American Physical Therapy Association and Louisiana Physical Therapy Association and serves on the Advisory Committee for the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board.  Shaina is involved with community service through volunteering at the Hope House, Central Louisiana Food Bank, Veterans Affairs Homeless Stand-down, and as a CASA volunteer for children in foster care. Shaina is married to her husband, Yosha, and is a mother of 2 children, Brodie and Morgan. Her personal interests include spending time with family, reading, and cheering for her children during various team sports such as football, golf, and shooting sports.


  • DPT, Alabama State University
  • MSPT, University of St. Augustine
  • BSRT, University of Louisiana-Monroe

Academic Program

  • AAS Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)