Travel Therapy Apps | Our Top Picks
Aug13

Travel Therapy Apps | Our Top Picks

Technology continues to improve the field of medicine by simplifying practice and communication. But we’re not just talking about hospitals and clinics. You can actually carry some of this technology with you in your pocket! There are many apps that are made specifically for on-the-go physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech-language pathologists. These tools are not only helpful for travel therapists while...

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How to Make Your PT License Renewal Seamless
Aug12

How to Make Your PT License Renewal Seamless

If you’re familiar with the PT licensure process, you’ll know that physical therapists need to renew these licenses every so often. Just like your driver’s license, you’ll need to provide some information before you receive a new license. Now, it’s not as bad as sitting hours on end in the DMV, but it can still cause quite the headache if you’re not familiar with what you’re doing. Luckily, below we’re going over the process of your...

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The Feldenkrais Method | An Overview
Jul29

The Feldenkrais Method | An Overview

Felde-what? The Feldenkrais Method, created by Moshé Feldenkrais in the mid-20th century, was designed to reorganize brain-body connections in order to improve a person’s self-awareness and body movement. But does it actually work? Continue reading for a brief overview of the Feldenkrais Method and how it relates to physiotherapy today!   What Exactly is the Feldenkrais Method? The Feldenkrais Method is a somatic technique that can...

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OT vs PT: The True Differences
Jul19

OT vs PT: The True Differences

They’re both important branches of therapy, but what are the differences between occupational therapy and physical therapy? Generally speaking, both types of therapists provide rehabilitative care to patients with injuries or disabilities, but they’re actually quite different. Even the words “occupational” and “physical” provide insight into the differences. “Occupation” means an engaging activity whereas “physical” means...

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How to Become a Physiotherapist
Jul02

How to Become a Physiotherapist

Many of you have heard of physical therapy, but what exactly is a physiotherapist? In this blog, we’ll go over what a physiotherapist does, how physiotherapy differs from physical therapy, the skills that every physiotherapist should have, and how to become a physiotherapist. So, continue reading and feel free to post any questions you may have in the comments section below! What is a Physiotherapist? A physiotherapist is a...

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Everything You Need to Know about PT Compact States
Jun27

Everything You Need to Know about PT Compact States

Have you wanted to work in another state, but the process was too hard? The PT Compact is an agreement that makes this process easier. Read our list of everything you need to know about PT Compact states. What Is the PT Compact? The PT compact is a new (and seemingly easier) way for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants to work in multiple states. A “compact” is a contract between states. In this case, the PT compact...

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