Physical Therapy Assisting


Topics of Study

In this program, you will learn how to help people with physical and functional impairments, by the design and use of therapeutic interventions. This program will prepare you for admission to physical therapy school. You will study functional anatomy and physiology, kinesiology, neuroscience, pathological physiology, movement dynamics, and the physical growth process. You will also learn about musculoskeletal disorders, clinical evaluation, client assessment, care plan development, physical therapy modalities, and rehabilitation psychology.