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DR. RORI ALTER, DPT
(founder & CEo)

Dr. Rori Alter founded PRS to help everyone from elite athletes to weekend warriors to people of all ages and activity levels obtain optimal health and wellness. 

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy

  • Strength and Nutrition Coach

  • Competitive Athlete

Her training, knowledge and experience enable her to play a unique role in the lives of her clients. She not only understands how to customize and adjust programming to give her clients the best results, but also diagnoses and treats injuries and helps clients adjust movement patterns to train injury-free.

Rori is a Full Body Certified Active Release Techniques Practitioner, a Starting Strength Certified Coach and a sought-after Physical Therapist and Coach within the powerlifting community.

Rori holds a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from New York Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Science in Health Science from Boston University. At Boston University, she specialized in Human Physiology, a topic that has fascinated her since she was a young dancer training in New York City.

Rori transitioned from the performing arts to racing triathlons in her early 20s. She not only competed, but also started the Boston University Triathlon team and competed on the regional and national collegiate level during her undergraduate and graduate careers. 

Following her doctorate, Rori entered the competitive world of Powerlifting and is an internationally-ranked lifter with considerable achievements in the sport:

IPF Classic Bench Press World Championship 2018:
Silver Medalist 72kg Women Open

Arnold Classic SBD Pro Am 2018:
2nd Place 72kg Women Open

Arnold Classic SSP Nutrition Pro Raw Bench Press 2018:
2nd place Women Open

Arnold Classic Sling-Shot Pro American 2017:
1st place 72kg Women Open

USA Powerlifting Raw National Championship 2016:
4th place 72kg Women Open

USA Powerlifting Raw National Championship 2015:
4th place 72kg Women Open

2015 USA Powerlifting Raw Open Rankings:
7th place 63kg Class
7th place 72kg Class

USA Powerlifting Pro Raw Challenge at The 2015 Arnold Classic:
3rd place 72kg Women Open

USA Powerlifting American Open 2014:
1st place 75kg Women Open

USA Powerlifting Raw National Championship 2014:
5th place 72kg Women Open


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Dr. Alyssa Haveson, DPT

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy

  • CSCS, FMS-Level 2, USA Powerlifting Club Coach

  • Personal Strength and Powerlifting Coach

  • Internationally Competitive Powerlifter

    Alyssa has a passion for helping people discover their physical potential. She specializes in teaching people how to move well in order to achieve optimal movement for their bodies to decrease pain, increase strength, recover from injury, and achieve their ultimate goals.

    Alyssa holds a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, Exercise and Sport Science from Temple University and received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from MCPHS University.

    She began her work as a fitness professional and coach after completing her bachelor’s degree in 2011 and, shortly thereafter, became involved with competitive powerlifting in 2012. Her personal experience as a fitness professional and strength athlete has enhanced her ability to relate to her clients and provide them with effective coaching and training.

    Alyssa was motivated to further her education and earn a doctorate in Physical Therapy in order to provide her clients with continuous care. Her goal is to address all aspects of each client’s physical needs and allow for fluidity as they transition from recovery to higher level training. Alyssa combines her experience as a competitive powerlifter with her knowledge of movement and anatomy to help her clients achieve their goals.

    Her dedication to her own training and love for the sport of powerlifting is reflected in many of her notable achievements:

    USA Powerlifting Pro Raw Challenge at The Arnold Classic 2016:
    4th place 57kg Women Open

    USA Powerlifting Raw Nationals 2015:
    7th place 57kg Women Open

    NAPF North American Regional Powerlifting Championships 2015:
    1st place 57kg Women Open

    IPF World Classic Powerlifting Championships 2015:
    8th place 57kg Women Open

    USA Powerlifting Pro Raw Challenge at The Arnold Classic 2015:
    2nd place 57kg Women Open

    USA Powerlifting Raw Nationals 2014:
    2nd place 57kg Women Open

    IPF World Classic Powerlifting Championships 2014:
    10th place 57kg Women Open

    USA Powerlifting Raw Challenge at The Arnold Classic 2014:
    1st place 57kg Women Open

    USA Powerlifting Raw Nationals 2013:
    5th place 57kg Women Open