Dr. Deville is an Assistant Professor with clinical, teaching, research, and administrative duties in the Department of Physical Therapy at UT Southwestern.

Clinical responsibilities include physical therapy practice at Children’s Health with children with various neurological and musculoskeletal diagnoses. Teaching responsibilities focus on understanding typical and atypical development and managing pediatric patients, in addition to student advising and mentoring.


Graduate School
University of Oklahoma (2013)

Research Interest

  • Knowledge translation
  • Pediatric rehabilitation


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Knowledge Translation of the Gross Motor Function Classification System Among Pediatric Physical Therapists.
Deville C, McEwen I, Arnold SH, Jones M, Zhao YD Pediatr Phys Ther 2015 27 4 376-84
Care coordination for children with special health care needs and roles for physical therapists.
McSpadden C, Therrien M, McEwen IR, Pediatr Phys Ther 2012 24 1 70-7
Abstracts of poster presentations at the 2012 Combined Sections Meeting: Reliability and validity of the Pediatric Clinical Test of Sensory Interactions for Balance, 2nd edition.
McSpadden C, McCoy T, Jirikowic T Pediatric Physical Therapy 2012 24 1 96-128

Honors & Awards

  • Jeanne Hughes Award
    Given each year to the best manuscript published in Pediatric Physical Therapy as a result of work completed while in an educational program. (2016)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
  • APTA Academy of Education
  • APTA Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy