Physical therapy and other rehabilitation service providers have seen healthy revenue growth in recent years, according to new data from Sageworks, a financial information company. And while profitability of privately held firms in these fields has fallen in the last 12 months and sales growth has slowed slightly, the industry’s future overall appears positive...
In the world of health care, Nintendo Wii golf is more than a high-tech toy. The video game has become a tool in physical, occupational and neurological rehabilitation.
I don’t envy them their job, stretching and shaking and manipulating our joints to loosen them and keep them flexible. It has left me gasping in pain, sometimes even tears. I can’t imagine having to intentionally inflict pain, but that, one quickly learns, is an inevitable part of healing.
Imagine a career helping patients get back to what’s most important to them – whether that’s returning to work, playing the piano or coaching Little League baseball. Now imagine having the flexibility to be creative in how you do that – blending scientifically backed rehab methods with the patient’s unique environment and interests.
Thinking about a career in occupational therapy? You've come to the right place!
In this section, you can learn about job outlooks (and it's great!), glimpse into therapy sessions with clients, hear current practitioner stories, see the diversified faces of occupation therapy and more!
Becoming a PT or PTA is just the beginning. Explore your career development opportunities.
This website contains the official listing of graduate education programs in audiology a speech-language pathology that are accredited or have been awarded candidacy by the Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.
Individuals can find careers in rehabilitation therapy with an undergraduate or graduate degree. Depending on their chosen field, rehabilitation therapists may assist patients in regaining physical, mental or social abilities.