Career Questions tagged Physical

What degrees do I need to be a physical therapist?

I'm a junior in high school, and I've been considering physical therapy as a career choice. However, I don't know what college classes I should take or what I should major in. #physical-therapist #physical-therapy #physical #therapy #psychology #school #medicine #college...

#major

2

Brendon Larsen, PTA’s Avatar G. Mark Stewart’s Avatar
Active Nov 07 at 04:58 AM

2 answers

Posted by Linzie P.’s Avatar Linzie P.
Brendon Larsen, PTA’s Avatar
Brendon Larsen, PTA | Physical Therapist Assistant & Academic Mentor Great question Linzie. To become a physical therapist, you'll need a ...

What skills make a health or physical education teacher more desirable than others?

What would help me land a job in either of those areas over another candidate? What can I do as an undergraduate to gain more marketable skills? #health #teaching #physical...

0

Active Aug 27 at 06:50 PM

0 answers

Posted by Grace G.’s Avatar Grace G.

Why are physical therapist programs difficult to enter?

#us #physical...

0

Active Aug 27 at 05:15 PM

0 answers

Posted by Cynthia O.’s Avatar Cynthia O.

Is there an area of pharmacy where you help people decrease or stop taking prescriptions by making lifestyle changes?

I am a HUGE advocate for individual healthy lifestyle management rather than fixing problems with a #pill. My #dream is to help people become their own health advocates. I want to teach people lifestyle modifications including #nutrition, #physical activity, and managing medications. I believe...

#management #lifestyle #prescriptions #pharmacy #society #medication #health #medications #medicine #pharmacist #publichealth #healthadvocate

3

Kim Igleheart’s Avatar Debbie Yoro MSW, LCSW’s Avatar Krista van Kaathoven’s Avatar
Active Jun 18 at 01:59 PM

3 answers

Posted by Shayna S.’s Avatar Shayna S.
Kim Igleheart’s Avatar
Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Shayna,I love your question!I think without a medical credential it's possible ...

How do I train myself to meet the physical requirements in the Air Force?

I know that I am not physically ready to be in the Air Force, there is a physical test to pass in order to get in. I want to know what kinds of things I should do to train myself to get better in my physical fitness. #air-force #physical...

#athletic-training

1

Sean Rose’s Avatar
Active Apr 20 at 01:40 PM

1 answers

Posted by Amanda N.’s Avatar Amanda N.
Sean Rose’s Avatar
Sean Rose | Global Customer Success Program Manager at Dell Hi Amanda, The first thing that I would encourage you to ...

Does Exercise Science fall under the catergory of classes you take for Sports Medicine to become a physical therapist?

I wanted to take exercise science, but not if i don’t have to take it and it not having anything to do with my career pathway #healthcareer #physical therapy #exercise...

1

Rachel Guy’s Avatar
Active Mar 22 at 11:51 AM

1 answers

Posted by Alexas B.’s Avatar Alexas B.
Rachel Guy’s Avatar
Rachel Guy | Health and Wellness Coordinator Hi Alexas! Each exercise science program is different depending on the ...

What kind of art pictures and collages do i need for an art design school

To get and do what i need to get to one of these colleges #art #physical #painting #clothes #collages...

#peotry

2

Andy Wang’s Avatar Ellen Rosenthal’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:52 PM

2 answers

Posted by Antonio W.’s Avatar Antonio W.
Andy Wang’s Avatar
Andy Wang | Principal Artist at Zynga Hi Antonio, It's good to see that you're thinking about what ...

For a bachelor's in mechanical engineering what math and physics courses should be recommended to take before college

I want to be a mechanical engineer, because I'm intrigued by the career and good in math. #mechanical-engineering #math #mechanical...

#physical

3

Spruce Cox’s Avatar David Stein’s Avatar Skyler LaBuff’s Avatar
Active Apr 03 at 08:48 PM

3 answers

Posted by Samyek S.’s Avatar Samyek S.
Spruce Cox’s Avatar
Spruce Cox | Retired Aerospace Engineer and Rocket Scientist Hi Samyek,I’m really glad to hear that you’re sneaking up on ...

what is the level of pressure when working as a physical therapist?

1

John  Lewies J’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:44 PM

1 answers

Posted by Belsabeth O.’s Avatar Belsabeth O.
John  Lewies J’s Avatar
John Lewies J Background: Job stress has been associated with poor outcomes. In focus ...

what are the long term benefits of becoming a physical therapist?

the question is important for me to know when choosing a major #physical-therapy #physical...

#question

1

Debbie Chow’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:44 PM

1 answers

Posted by Belsabeth O.’s Avatar Belsabeth O.
Debbie Chow’s Avatar
Debbie Chow | English Language Teacher at English Time I have met physical therapists who love their jobs because they ...

What is the difference between a sports physical therapist and a regular PT, if there is one?

I am interested in becoming a physical therapist #medicine #sports #physical...

#therapist

1

Brendon Larsen, PTA’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:44 PM

1 answers

Posted by AnnaLyssia A.’s Avatar AnnaLyssia A.
Brendon Larsen, PTA’s Avatar
Brendon Larsen, PTA | Physical Therapist Assistant & Academic Mentor Only the specialty. PTs can specialize in a wide variety of ...

If you wanted to be a physical therapist, how many years of schooling past high school are required?

I am interested in becoming a physical therapist for athletes #medicine #sports #physical...

#therapist

2

Kelly Reed’s Avatar Jaclyn Schiffour, Esq.’s Avatar
Active Aug 23 at 01:31 AM

2 answers

Posted by AnnaLyssia A.’s Avatar AnnaLyssia A.
Kelly Reed’s Avatar
Kelly Reed | speech-language pathologist So much has changed from the 80's when I earned my ...

I want to create devises that assist people in reaching their peak performance in sports. Besides majoring in Kinesiology, what other majors or classes should I take?

I am a swimmer and have always been interested in how our trainers and coaches have small adjustments to our stroke that can change how my body feels. I want to help other people reach their full potential, like my coaches have done for me - but on a broader scale. I love art, math, physics -...

#trainer #kinesiologist #physical

1

Stibens Jimenez’s Avatar
Active Aug 22 '17 at 08:49 PM

1 answers

Posted by Katie H.’s Avatar Katie H.
Stibens Jimenez’s Avatar
Stibens Jimenez | Movement specialist, entrepreneur, speaker and founder of Spirals ... Hi Katie, That's a very good question. The way I would ...

how do i become a physical therapist?

I am a college junior? what is my next step...

#physical

1

Wael Al-Rihawi’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:38 PM

1 answers

Posted by Daniel T.’s Avatar Daniel T.
Wael Al-Rihawi’s Avatar
Wael Al-Rihawi | Mechanical Engineer I Automotive The whole process is listed in the link below. http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/physical-therapist/

Where can i get the best training in martial arts

I want to pursue a career in physical fitness. #athletic-training #physical #fitness #fitness-training...

#martial-arts

2

Sivaramakrishnan Manikantan’s Avatar Deepak Sahu’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:36 PM

2 answers

Posted by Yagna S.’s Avatar Yagna S.
Sivaramakrishnan Manikantan’s Avatar
Sivaramakrishnan Manikantan | Client tech support assosciate Hi I have shared just dial with their contact info and ...

where can I get the best training for martial arts.

I want to pursue a career in physical fitness. #athletic-training #physical #fitness #fitness-training...

#martial-arts

1

Michael Mallari’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:36 PM

1 answers

Posted by Yagna S.’s Avatar Yagna S.
Michael Mallari’s Avatar
Michael Mallari | Billing and Fraud Investigations at Perfect World Entertainment, ... Even if you just use martial arts to enhance your fitness ...

Should I choose an obscure major for Physical Therapy school or stick with Exercise Science?

I am going to be a first year undergraduate student in the fall at Pacific University Oregon. The most popular majors are the health sciences and I am planning on majoring in Exercise Science. However, I know it is very difficult to get into Doctor of Physical Therapy school after I graduate...

#physical-therapist #exercise-physiology #kinesiology #therapy #exercise-science #physical-therapy #physical

1

Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:34 PM

1 answers

Posted by Sabrina S.’s Avatar Sabrina S.
Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA’s Avatar
Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA | Sense, Think, Move, movement activities for groups Have you gone to the Pacific University physical therapy program website? ...

How easy it is to find a job as an athletic trainer?

That's my potential major #physical #trainer...

#athletic

1

Wael Al-Rihawi’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:33 PM

1 answers

Posted by Vasili S.’s Avatar Vasili S.
Wael Al-Rihawi’s Avatar
Wael Al-Rihawi | Mechanical Engineer I Automotive I can't answer your question, however, I can tell you that ...

What setting would be the best for me to work in as a physical therapist?

I am about to start college this upcoming fall, and since physical therapy requires a doctorate degree, I have awhile until I am done with school. Although I have some time, I like to think ahead, and I am unsure which setting would best suit me in the field of physical therapy. I have the...

#physical-therapist #hospital #sports #clinic #therapy #physical-therapy #physical

3

Candace Burton’s Avatar Elise Brown’s Avatar Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:32 PM

3 answers

Posted by Suzanne C.’s Avatar Suzanne C.
Candace Burton’s Avatar
Candace Burton | Sport and recreation professional who wants to make ... I would highly recommend completing an athletic training program instead of ...

Physical therapy to help children with autism. Is this an open field?

Do you need more than one degree to help people on the autism spectrum using Physical Therapy? In example early ABA? My brother is severly autistic and I would like to help others like him. #physical #physical-fitness #health-and-fitness...

#aba

1

Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:30 PM

1 answers

Posted by Ethan D.’s Avatar Ethan D.
Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA’s Avatar
Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA | Sense, Think, Move, movement activities for groups If you want to become a physical therapist do that. You ...

What degree should you get to be a physical therapist? I was thinking masters or doctorate.

I want to own my own business one day to help athletes rehab injuries and allows college students to job shadow there. #physical...

#therapists

1

Wael Al-Rihawi’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:29 PM

1 answers

Posted by Nathaniel  M.’s Avatar Nathaniel M.
Wael Al-Rihawi’s Avatar
Wael Al-Rihawi | Mechanical Engineer I Automotive The link below explains the whole process. http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/physical-therapist/

Is Athletic Training the best major for college to obtain prerequisites for a Physical Therapy graduate degree?

I will be attending college in Fall 2016 for Athletic Training, and I am interested in finding out if this is the best direction to go to enter grad school in 2020. #physical-therapist #athletic-training #exercise-science #athletics #sports #physical #science...

#college

3

Vernon Turner’s Avatar Dana Davis PT, DPT, COMT’s Avatar Daniel Krolikowski’s Avatar
Active Oct 25 '17 at 11:09 AM

3 answers

Posted by Emani B.’s Avatar Emani B.
Vernon Turner’s Avatar
Vernon Turner | Independent Writing and Editing Professional Oh yes! Sports medicine will be the conveyor belt to being ...

What are some of the concepts needed to know before taking Physical Therapy classes?

I am thinking about pursuing this career but do not know exactly what is to be studied. #pre-med #therapy #physical #medicine #hospital-and-health-care...

#physical-therapy

1

Luke Pedersen, PT, DPT’s Avatar
Active Nov 05 '17 at 01:49 AM

1 answers

Posted by Rosa T.’s Avatar Rosa T.
Luke Pedersen, PT, DPT’s Avatar
Luke Pedersen, PT, DPT | Doctor of Physical Therapy at Total Performance Physical ... Most physical therapy programs require prerequisite coursework to be completed before ...

If I want to become a physical therapist that specializes in sports, where should I begin?

I want to become a physical therapist but I don't know where to start. #physical-therapist...

#physical

1

Brendon Larsen, PTA’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:28 PM

1 answers

Posted by Jessica C.’s Avatar Jessica C.
Brendon Larsen, PTA’s Avatar
Brendon Larsen, PTA | Physical Therapist Assistant & Academic Mentor My best recommendation would be to study athletic training as an ...

What is physical therapy school like?

I want to know what I will be learning and what it is like. #therapy #classes #physical...

#schooling

1

Wael Al-Rihawi’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:27 PM

1 answers

Posted by Kaitlyn B.’s Avatar Kaitlyn B.
Wael Al-Rihawi’s Avatar
Wael Al-Rihawi | Mechanical Engineer I Automotive Check the link below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CgYwYSQn-ys

what are the required classes to take to get a degree in physical therapy?

I want to know what I will be studying. #therapy #classes #physical...

#schooling

1

Wael Al-Rihawi’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:27 PM

1 answers

Posted by Kaitlyn B.’s Avatar Kaitlyn B.
Wael Al-Rihawi’s Avatar
Wael Al-Rihawi | Mechanical Engineer I Automotive Check the link below. http://pt.phhp.ufl.edu/dpt-program/program-overview/curriculum/

Do you have to pass a state board test to become a physical therapist?

I know I am going to college in Virginia but I grew up in North Carolina. I have no idea what state I would like to settle down and live in. So i am just wondering if I have to take a state board test to practice PT if I ever decide to move in a different state. #therapy #physical...

#therapists

1

Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:25 PM

1 answers

Posted by Marisa F.’s Avatar Marisa F.
Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA’s Avatar
Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA | Sense, Think, Move, movement activities for groups Contact apta.org to find out the answer to this question. This ...

How do I go about looking for companies that would be willing to help pay for my schooling in exchange for working for them?

I am a physical therapy student looking to get her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Graduate school is expensive and I have heard of companies who are willing to help students pay their debts to have them work for their company. #therapy...

#physical

1

Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:25 PM

1 answers

Posted by Paige D.’s Avatar Paige D.
Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA’s Avatar
Deborah R. Brandt, PT, DPT, CMA | Sense, Think, Move, movement activities for groups Talk with the school financial aid officer to start with. Search ...

What are the benefits of working a traveling physical therapy program?

I have heard of "Nurses Without Borders" and am aware that there are physical therapy options like this as well. What are the positives when working for a company like this? #therapy #physical #physical-therapy #science #medical...

#hospital-and-health-care

1

Luke Pedersen, PT, DPT’s Avatar
Active Nov 05 '17 at 01:13 AM

1 answers

Posted by Paige D.’s Avatar Paige D.
Luke Pedersen, PT, DPT’s Avatar
Luke Pedersen, PT, DPT | Doctor of Physical Therapy at Total Performance Physical ... Hey Paige, Nurses Without Borders, or more commonly Doctors Without Borders, ...

What is a good major to become a physical therapist?

When I went to the open house at Lynchburg College I was introduced to exercise physiology as a good major for becoming a PT since the major matches most of the prerequisites for Grad school. However, it is a very competitive major so I would like to explore more options. that would be a great...

#therapist #physical

1

Dan Pagan’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:24 PM

1 answers

Posted by Marisa F.’s Avatar Marisa F.
Dan Pagan’s Avatar
Dan Pagan | Director of Clinical Services - Texas for Scoliosis ... Hi Marissa I can understand being weary if you're being told ...

Over 58,000 students, educators, and professionals are discussing their career paths on CareerVillage.

Join us

icon-country-tagsCurrently showing results for: Global (all countries) (change)

Ask a question