How does a physical therapist job change when they get older?
Im interested in the job, and Im currently 20 trying to decide what I want to do, but I can't imagine someone being a physical therapist when there in their in their 60's kind of like you wouldn't normally see a personal trainer whose in their 60's.. so i imagine you would do something else along the same line when you get older, but what?
Asked By: - 1/31/2011
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As the other person said, PT and personal trainers are two different things. As PT get older, many go into supervision, and homecare. Sometimes, they switch to pediatrics. www.apta.org
Answered By: Mary - 1/31/2011
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Physical therapist and personal trainer are two different positions. A physical therapist usually works with people that have suffered some type of injury or trauma where a personal trainer usually works with people who want to condition and tone their bodies.
Answered By: Bill - 1/31/2011
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