Can I find a physical therapist job that has on the job training?
I am thinking about switching job fields and want to work on being a physical therapist. I have an associates degree in Graphic Design but want to use that with being a physical therapist. Kind of like an art therapist. But I want to find a job that can train me as well as go to school for it. Is there something out there like that?
Asked By: skibum_us - 6/22/2009
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Individuals pursuing a career as a physical therapist usually need a master’s degree from an accredited physical therapy program and a state license... More
Answered By: RadTech - BAS RT(R)(ARRT) - 6/22/2009
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When you do your physical therapy training in school, they have practicums and also clinical blocks that allow you to practice the things that you have learned in your training. This is probably the closest that you would get to the teaching on the job, unless you were able to do volunteering work... More
Answered By: mtwaites - 6/22/2009
you may be interested in becoming an art therapist. I know Nazareth College in Rochester has a program. PT is a graduate degree. You can volunteer but to work as a PT you need to go to an accred. school and pass a lic. exam to practice.
Answered By: Mary - 6/23/2009
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