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Physical Therapy: Career and Education Opportunities

Physical Therapy Aides and Assistants help therapists to provide patients with added mobility and relief from pain. Often called upon to set up equipment or help patients with repetitive exercises, they help make therapy sessions productive.

Select a state from the map below to find education opportunities to begin your career in Physical Therapy.

STATES WITH EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES IN Physical Therapy

Highlighted states contain educational opportunities in Physical Therapy

CAREERS WITHIN Physical Therapy

Massage Therapist

Massage Therapists massage customers for hygienic or remedial purposes. Massage Therapists need to listen well to others and take in their information and issues. They also need to listen well to others and take in their information and issues.
Physical Therapy Aide

Physical Therapy Aides, under close supervision of a physical therapist or physical therapy assistant, perform only delegated, selected, or routine tasks in specific situations. Physical Therapy Aides need to note the reactions and responses of others in both work and social situations. They also need to note the reactions and responses of others in both work and social situations.
Physical Therapy Assistant

Physical Therapy Assistants assist physical therapists in providing physical therapy treatments and procedures. Physical Therapy Assistants need to read and understand what has been read. They also need to look for ways to help others.