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bobbie abbott

Updated 9 hours ago

PTA versus OTA - 71 Replies

Just an update, Iam now dual licensed, how many in FL., and in US are, would appreciate any feedback.

R Maycan

Updated 1 day ago

PTA Laws & Regs Jurisprudence Exam for Florida - 395 Replies

Hi! Mr. Jeremiah Frederick, I am a PTA in South Carolina, moving to Florida in November, and I'm going to need to take the Jurisprudence test soon;...

BG

Updated 6 days ago

Concorde career college PTA Program (North Hollywood campus) - 260 Replies

[QUOTE who="desertlynx in Anaheim, California"]I'm interested in applying for the PTA program @ the CC Garden Grove Campus and am curious to know...

Gaby

PTA Program at IRSC (Indian River State College)

Hello to all! I am planning to try and get principles of physics and medical terminology done in the spring of next year to be able to apply to the...

manbesam martinez

Updated 17 days ago

Graduating undergrad soon. Clarification needed. - 1 Reply

Finish your degree. But research some PTA programs in your area. Most PTA programs will require similar pre reqs like English, humanities, public...

Friend

Updated 18 days ago

No Accreditation in Canada? - 217 Replies

PCE EXAM PREP COURSE IN TORONTO. For registering please send an email at khushi.ji@ymail.com

Jeremiah Fredrick

Updated 22 days ago

Salary for full time home health PTA (TX) - 168 Replies

[QUOTE who="R. Haynes in Fort Myers, Florida"]Does anyone know what the going rate right now is For PTAs working as independent contractors in...

PTAgirl

Updated 25 days ago

Is it typical for PTA's (physical therapist assistants) to stay late to finish up paperwork? - 3 Replies

SNF also have a policy to document while you are with the patient, which can be done most of the time. that population takes a lot of breaks and...

Amanda

Updated 25 days ago

PTA vs PT... Physical Therapy, a long term career? - 94 Replies

PTA programs have courses in Anatomy and kinesiology, which can be a lot when you've never had a science background, but it's possible!

interested student

Updated 27 days ago

I got into a pta program - 8 Replies

[QUOTE who="Aflack41 in Ottawa, Illinois"]How did it go? Did you graduate, would you recommend them?[/QUOTE] How do you like the program? Do you...

Stacey

Updated 28 days ago

pta licensure exam review course - 1427 Replies

I will be taking the board exam October 8th. Any study groups in and around Raleigh, NC?

christina

Updated 29 days ago

To be a PTA: how long will it take? which school to go to in CHicago? - 96 Replies

hello!!! i want your help. i have a barchelor degree in physical therapy from Greece ( 4 years studies) and i want to know if i can work as a...

Mike

Updated 1 month ago

Future of PTA and Healthcare Reform - 328 Replies

[QUOTE who="LoriS in New Mexico"]My comments stand. I'm quite informed on the topics you mention already without the religious slant and using facts...

Smith

Updated 1 month ago

Any knows schools to stay away from? - 4 Replies

I agree with Mara, I was one of the students that was not liked by that woman. I should have known better when I started the program because the...

sparayno1

When do I receive my license?

I passed my board exam and law exam 6 weeks ago and tried calling the PT Board but it's a useless automated system that has the same info the website...

T Bol

Updated 1 month ago

Is there an accredited online PTA school? - 1 Reply

As far as I know there are no online PTA schools or completely online schools for careers in the health field, for that matter. For something like...

alhely

Updated 1 month ago

Physical Therapist Assistant- is it a waste of time or a good career? - 1076 Replies

Hello! Raffman I'm planning on getting my RN and then from there would love to get into PT school would you recommend me doing that?! [QUOTE...

Matt PTA Student

Updated 1 month ago

PTA student starting soon - 9 Replies

No problem 90. Hope things are working out well.

jjc000

Updated 1 month ago

Worried about my background check - 57 Replies

Thats good Congrats! Gives me hope lol.im super nervous they won't let me. I already have a job lined up. Just have to be able to get my license.

Nelly

Updated 1 month ago

PTA Liscence Exam - 793 Replies

[QUOTE who="Maria in Seattle, Washington"]Karlaplath@gmail.com[/QUOTE] Hi Maria, I sent u a email

jjc000

Updated 1 month ago

Currently on PTI, can I still go to PTA school? - 6 Replies

You will be fine

jjc000

Updated 1 month ago

Worried about my background check and clinicals PLEASE HELP!!!!! - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="nate in Bozeman, Montana"]So I am 23 years old. Was in the nursing program or I should say Pre-nursing, and I didnt like it at all...to...

SJBook

Updated 1 month ago

PTA salaries nationwide - 486 Replies

Hi there! I'm a PTA considering a move to Fayetteville/Raleigh NC area. I currently work HH in San Diego and make $48/visit + benefits. I'm...

bluelineman in Melbourne, Florida

Brevard (FL) Home health PTA salary

Anybody know the typical pay for full time home health PTA's in Brevard county Florida? I am new to the area. Also, any recommendations on companies...

LoriS in Tucson, Arizona

Updated 1 month ago

PTA or OTA - 2 Replies

Down here the local CC does not have and OTA or PTA program...it's only at Pima Medical Institute or Brown Mackie. Both are incredibly expensive....

TVS in Oviedo, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

Advice about preparing for the board exam - 36 Replies

I'm considering taking the board exam in April, but am somewhat concerned about being able to properly prepare for it because I'll be on a clinical...

LVPTAchic in Los Angeles, California

Updated 1 month ago

PTA School Difficulty - 35 Replies

I want to know exactly how challenging is PTA school? I work full time on third shift so my days are open to attend classes, but are the classes so...

Tiny PTA in Bettendorf, Iowa

Updated 1 month ago

What is the most difficult PTA class? - 4 Replies

Hopefully within the next few weeks I will get a letter telling me whether I made it into the Fall 2014 PTA program at Black Hawk College in...

bluelineman in Melbourne, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

Starting first job as a P.T.A. what should I expect? - 1 Reply

I recently got my PTA license after being out of school for quite awhile. I am nervous about getting my first job. I feel that I will not remeber...

David in San Diego, California

Updated 1 month ago

San Diego Mesa College PTA program! - 31 Replies

Hi everyone! I was wondering if anyone has applied to the PTA program for this year (2012). If so, have you heard anything from the school? I...

manbesam martinez in Tampa, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

PTA civilian jobs on U.S. military bases? - 1 Reply

Does anyone know if there's PTA job opportunities on U.S. military bases as a civilian? I've seen a few discussions on here about PTA...

Graycl in Melbourne, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

Possible to be a PTA with social anxiety...? - 8 Replies

I am considering becoming a PTA. I like the idea of being able to help people, to do something physical rather than sit at a desk, and to have a...

vk in San Francisco, California

Updated 2 months ago

question regarding california PTA license - 99 Replies

I passed my PTA exam and the California Law exam recently and wonder if anyone in this forum would know how long should one wait for the PTA license?

K, PTA in Washington, District of Columbia

Updated 2 months ago

Backup plan in case the PTA license becomes obsolete - 82 Replies

I recently transferred into the PTA program in my community college. I was at first excited about my upcoming career change. However, after all the...

Bethany_Suzanne in Vandalia, Ohio

Updated 2 months ago

Having a Bachelors Degree as a PTA - 6 Replies

Hello! My name is Bethany, and I am a recent high school graduate looking into enrolling into a two-year PTA program. I'm currently working on a...

AZ PTA in Bellbrook, Ohio

PTA job opportunities in Phoenix, AZ

Hi, Does anyone know the PTA job prospects in Phoenix AZ? I am considering going back to school for PTA. I live in OH but am moving to AZ next...

Tarin in Flushing, New York

Updated 2 months ago

Looking pta preparation school in ny - 1 Reply

Hi my all friends recently i got my pta exam result . It was my 1st attempt . I was very close to pass marks .Please help me if someone knows any pta...

Tarin in Flushing, New York

Best Per Diem Agencies in NYC or Queens?

Hey guys, maybe you can help me out. I've been working as a PTA for almost 2 years in the New York City area. I'm working full time in an outpatient...

Bethany_Suzanne in Vandalia, Ohio

STNA work as a PTA student?

Hello everyone! I am about to begin with the prerequisites for the PTA program at Sinclair Community College, Dayton, OH. I am currently halfway...

josyjmj@gmail.com. in New City, New York

Updated 2 months ago

Is it tedious to get licensed in another state after moving? - 11 Replies

Hi everyone, I'm considering going to the local community college in western New York (where I live) for their 2-year PTA program, resulting in...

T Bol in San Diego, California

Updated 2 months ago

Concorde Career College PTA program (San Diego) - 5 Replies

Good evening. I am in the application process and would love any and all feedback from current PTA students at Concorde in San Diego.

homosassa girl in Homosassa, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

Is physical therapy assistant a good career? - 3 Replies

I have a bachelor's degree in business and have been working in my field for the last 8 years. After some self-evaluation, I realized that I really...

knightalum412 in Melbourne, Florida

Travel PTA Companies in FLORIDA

I know this is a broad spectrum but I am starting PTA school this Fall and I am looking for "traveling PTA companies" that I can call to speak to a...

Anna in Northbrook, Illinois

PTA program at Oakton college in Des Plaines IL

Does anybody know how difficult is PTA program at Oakton college in Des Plaines IL? I just got accepted, and will be starting this Fall. I also still...

COTA Traveler in Key West, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

Moving in the USA - 15 Replies

Hello I am currently studying in PTA in Toronto,Canada and I am thinking to move in the USA to work as PTA, what is the requirement.

Jaidee in Milford, New Hampshire

I want to be a PTA, but I need to work during school.

I really want to go back to school and become a PTA. I have rent, a car payment, and bills to pay. I don't have any family to help. I think I will be...

Lori in Tucson, Arizona

Updated 2 months ago

Questions for Physical Therapist Assistants, please help me decide if this career is right for me. - 319 Replies

I am trying to decide if I want to go into the PTA program. I am an LPN at the moment and am not entirely happy with my career choice. No matter...

taurus20red in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 3 months ago

PTA or Radiology Tech field more in demand? - 6 Replies

I am currently living in the Seattle area and am a student taking my preq so I can apply to either the PTA or Radiology Tech program at a college. I...

PTAgirl in San Anselmo, California

Updated 3 months ago

Bay Area SJ/MV/Fremont/Milpitas Area PTAs - NEED SOME INFO - 4 Replies

So all of my family has basically, over the last 10 years, relocated to the Bay Area. I was wondering if any PTAs in this area can give me a...

PTA new grad in Wichita, Kansas

employment opportunities for new grads

I graduate from an accredited PTA program at the end of July and am having a hard time finding companies that want to hire new grads. Any advice on...

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