Physical Therapist Assistant
Physical Therapist Assistant is an academic discipline concerned with the study of the implementation of physical therapy interventions provided under the direction of a physical therapist which include modalities, exercise (strengthening/range of motion), balance activities to improve functional movement patterns such as walking and transfers as well as optimize overall function and performance. The skills developed in within this discipline include critical thinking, hands on techniques, and professional skills.
In all cases, students should consult with a counselor for specific transfer requirements. College of the Sequoias Counseling Office may be reached at (559) 730-3715.
Career options include positions as Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant.
Associate Dean/Director Allied Health and Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Jonna Schengel, Ed.D, MA, PT | (559) 737-6135 | firstname.lastname@example.org
John Muir: 125 | Visalia Campus
For a complete list of courses and descriptions visit: COURSES