If you have ever been injured and had to go through a rehabilitation facility, you have more than likely encountered a physical therapy assistant. Physical therapy assistants or PTAs are under the instruction, direction, and supervision of physical therapists (PT). Physical therapy assistants are responsible for helping patients recover from various injuries and illnesses. Ultimately, physical therapy assistants help patients more effectively regain movement as well as manage their pain.
Physical therapy assistants have an exciting, challenging and well compensated career. In addition, this career provides excellent opportunity for professional growth and long-term stability. [Read more...]