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Northwest Disability Managment, Inc.

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We are specialists in occupational counseling and planning.

We were founded in 1999 and have grown steadily since then.

We are a privately owned company.

Our home base is Eugene, Oregon and we provide services nationwide.

We have assisted more than 7,000 individuals in their return to work efforts.

We have a greater than 70% return to work success rate.

Our benefit savings results surpassed $2.5 million in 2008.


Jeff Tittelfitz

Jeff Tittelfitz

Jeff Tittelfitz is a nationally accredited Disability Manager and Vocational Counselor with 30 years of experience.  He graduated from California State University Fullerton with a Masters Degree in Counseling. His credentials include Certified Professional Disability Management and Certified Disability Management Specialist. He and his family enjoy outdoor activities such as boating and kayaking and were attracted to the Willamette Valley of Oregon for its academic opportunities, climate and natural beauty.


Sarah Christensen


Sarah Christensen is a Return to Work Coordinator with a broad range of experience having worked with small businesses as well as large corporate facilities. She earned her Associates Degree in Computer Programming from Provo College in Utah and graduated with honors. She is a new mother to a beautiful baby boy and really enjoys being a mom. Her free time is spent bike riding, hiking and camping with her son and husband.  She also enjoys reading a good book when she can find the time.


Lindsey Bidwell


Lindsey Bidwell is a Return to Work Coordinator with strong administrative, computer and accounting experience. She earned her Associates Of Applied Science, Administrative Assistant from Lane Community College in Oregon. She served as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in London England for 18 months and gained a great love for the people there. In her spare time she enjoys reading, cooking, learning new recipes, and participating in various church activities and classes.


Jennifer Kavanagh


Jennifer Kavanagh is a Return to Work Coordinator and works closely with people helping them to return to work after injury or illness. She earned her Associates of Applied Science, Early Childhood Education from Lane Community College in Oregon. She enjoys helping others, likes to think creatively and is always ready for the next task. In her free time she loves exploring the natural beauty of Oregon through hiking and also enjoys spending her time nestled with a good book.


Jen Bryant


Jen Bryant is our State and Federal Contract Specialist and one our Return to Work Coordinators. She is a graduate of the University Of Oregon with focuses in Political Science, Psychology and Business. She is an alumna of the Gamma Phi Beta Sorority. In her free time she enjoys the outdoors, catching up on current events and spending time with friends and family.


Oksana Robbins


Oksana Robbins heads our Video Job Analysis services and is also a Return to Work Coordinator. She was born in Kiev, Ukraine and came to the United States to earn her B.A. in International Studies from Brigham Young University in Utah. She is currently applying her skills in assisting injured workers return to work safely and is building professional helping relationships with employers. She greatly enjoys foreign languages, books of all kinds and long walks.


Barbra Sides


Barbra Sides is our Career Consultant for Employment Solutions, a division of Northwest Disability Management. She earned her B.A. in Psychology from Simon Fraser University in British Columbia, Canada.  Her resourcefulness and sense of compassion enable her to help others maximize their employment potential. Her interests include acrylic painting, gardening, and music.

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