physical therapy internships
what is physical therapy?
Physical therapy, often referred to as PT, is the treatment of injury or physical ailments by teaching patients how to manage their condition. Physical therapists may incorporate plans that promote movement, reduce pain, restore function, and prevent disability. Physical therapy internships show students the daily responsibilities of working as a physical therapist.
SOME TYPES OF PHYSICAL THERAPISTS
in physical therapy internships, an intern may perform any of the following tasks:
Shadow and observe physical therapists
Prepare treatment space according to therapists specifications
Assist with clean-up and equipment maintenance
Data entry, filing, correspondence, and other tasks