Day: November 3, 2013

PT Continuing Education for Physical Therapists

Physical therapy education and training

Physical therapy involves using physical methods such as traction, exercise, manipulation, massage, hot or cold therapy, and so on, to diagnose, assess, and treat disease, disabilities, or injuries. Statistic show that there are almost 198,000 licensed physical therapists working in the United States. The number of employed physical therapists is expected to increase 39 percent from 2010 to 2020, which is much faster than the average for all other occupations.

The median annual income for physical therapists is more than $76,000. These professionals typically need a doctoral degree in physical therapy. In addition, these therapists are required to complete PT continuing education course to stay certified and licensed.

PT continuing education is used to keep PT licenses current and Read More