I am a young girl who would like to grow up to be a physical therapist?
What training is required? Does it pay well? If you are a physical therapist do you enjoy your job? Is it satisfying? Does it require a lot of labor? Are you glad you chose this career? Also do you have to deal with blood and needles a lot?
Asked By: ♫☺♥☼♪ - 8/25/2008
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Physical therapy requires completion of either a masters or doctorate level degree (DPT) which typically takes about 6-7 years of college. I love my job, and it was recently named one of the top three most satisfying careers. It can involve a lot of labor, depending on what type of setting in which you work. Those... More
Answered By: mistify - 8/26/2008
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Physical therapy is a good field to get into and it pays well
Answered By: rose j - 8/25/2008
Talk to one of your teachers about this and your parents. They can give you the best advice. Good luck! Al
Answered By: al l - 8/25/2008
I am a physical therapy major, well technically kinesiology major with physical therapy concentration. but there is alot of schooling. I am graduating with my bs in '09 and then I must attend grad school on a 3 year program. hopefully USC :)
Answered By: Jason 13 - 8/25/2008
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