I majored in psych, now finishing up requirements and hoping to apply to PT school in the fall 🙂
As I’ve written before, I am spending this year after college in Israel. In addition to working, I’ve also used the time to prepare to finish my DPT pre-req’s next year and apply to a DPT program. I had the chance to visit a children’s physical therapy ward in a hospital in Jerusalem, about an… Continue reading Visit to a PT Hospital Ward in Israel
Here’s my latest post for The PT Project about the classes I’ll be taking before I can apply to a DPT Program: When I decided to pursue physical therapy, I knew I’d have to take some additional classes before I could even apply to a Doctorate of Physical Therapy program. I was surprised to realize,… Continue reading Pre-PT Classes
I was excited to read an article from AOL and CareerBuilder about the top 10 fastest-growing fields. The #1 field is Rehabilitation, which includes physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy. Good news for me and a bunch of my OT, ST friends! I’m glad to be entering a field that seems so promising.
I recently wrote a post for The PT Project about Texas’s push for direct access, which means allowing patients to see a PT without a doctor’s referral. Currently 17 states have direct access including New York and my home state of New Jersey. As a patient, I remember my parents taking me to see my… Continue reading Direct Access