Therapy Dog Spends Time With Nursing Home Residents #therapy #dog, #pets, #nursing #home, #about #animals,

Posted On Oct 9 2017 by

# Javascript is not enabled. A Dog Walks Into a Nursing Home Kanwarjit Singh Boparai/Alamy Talented therapist dog, Pransky, greets a friend in a nursing home. Being at loose ends, with an empty nest and traveling husband, and sensing an excess of empathy and genius in her dog, Pransky, Sue Halpern decides to get them both certified as a therapy dog team. As it turns out, Pransky is not only a faithful, loving and snack-devouring friend, but a talented therapist as well. As she begins visiting the local nursing home every Tuesday with her new partner, she meets a range …


Proactive PTSR #is #physical #therapy #school #hard

Posted On Oct 2 2017 by

# Welcome to ProActive PTSR At ProActive Physical Therapy, our approach to your treatment is personalized and focused on your goals. We get to know our patients as individuals, and then formulate a healing regimen to return you to full functioning and train you to move and function to prevent subsequent injuries. It’s just that simple. Improving your overall physical health is our main concern. State-of-the-Art Facilities Our newly expanded facility offers state-of-the-art training and rehabilitation equipment that will help get you moving, speed recovery time and enhance performance. Our large, bright, well equipped gym, surrounded by beautiful woodlands, provides …


Life Line Durban #lifeline, #support #centres, #counselling, #emotional #wellness, #emotions, #therapy, #care, #counselling, #southern #africa,

Posted On Sep 30 2017 by

# Lifeline Durban aims to reduce personal stress and emotional pain through readily available counselling and growth programmes. We provide a professional and confidential service offered by well trained, disciplined lay counsellors, facilitators, trainers and social workers. Counselling normally deals with emotional crisis, trauma, abuse, violence, relationships, youth related issues, loneliness, illness and feelings of hurt, anger, frustration, rejection, disappointment and intentions of suicide. 24 Hour Counselling Services Face to Face Counselling Youth Development Programmes Rape Crisis Support Groups The LifeLine Durban range of services include: Workshops in: Depression/Suicide, Grief Loss, Trauma Gender based violence Training : Basic counselling: Personal …


Back Pain #spinal #decompression #therapy, #spinal #decompression, #non-surgical #spinal #decompression, #diffuse #disc #bulge, #bulging #disc

Posted On Sep 28 2017 by

# Did you know that an estimated 75 to 85 percent of all Americans will experience some form of back pain during their lifetime? Most certainly low back pain can be quite debilitating and painful. Good news, most cases respond well with non-surgical treatment. However, it has been estimated that 50 percent of all patients who suffer from an episode of low back pain will have a recurrent episode within one year. The costs associated with diagnostic procedures alone are estimated at $50 billion yearly. Back pain is one of the most common reasons for missed work. In fact, back …


9 Accredited Respiratory Therapy Schools in Louisiana #online #respiratory #therapy #associates #degree

Posted On Sep 26 2017 by

# Find Your Degree Respiratory Therapy Schools In Louisiana There are 9 accredited respiratory therapy schools in Louisiana for faculty who teach respiratory therapy classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in respiratory therapy in the state of Louisiana, which encompasses respiratory therapy training at the following levels: Respiratory Therapy Certificate Associates degree in Respiratory Therapy Schools Arrange By 6220 East Texas, Bossier City, Louisiana 71111-6922 N/A U.S. News National University Ranking 615 City Park Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119 N/A U.S. News National University Ranking 475 …


Massage Therapist School – Massage Therapy School #massage #therapist, #massage #portland, #portland #massage, #how #to

Posted On Sep 25 2017 by

# YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE You can heal others. You can achieve career independence. You can create the life of your dreams through our massage therapy classes. East West College is a professional bodywork school whose mission is to educate and enrich our community through the art and science of massage therapy training. Founded in 1972, East West has become the largest privately owned massage school in the U.S. Over 90% of our students pass massage board licensing exams, consistently higher than the average pass rates. Our amazing 50,000-square-foot campus is located in the Lloyd District of Northeast Portland, …


Peak Physical Therapy #physical #therapy, #pain #relief, #clinics, #health #fitness, #boise, #idaho, #eagle, #mccall, #mountain

Posted On Sep 25 2017 by

# Feel Good And Play Hard! As the weather begins to warm up in the spring, many of us awake from our winter hibernation and look forward to getting outside and being active again. A great and fun way to be active in the spring is with typical spring sports like baseball, softball, and track among others. With an increase in activity, there also comes an increased risk for injury. Some of the common spring sport injuries are listed below. If you feel you may be suffering from one or more of these injuries, call or stop by Orofino Physical …


Virginia Board of Physical Therapy #dhp, #state #of #virginia #department #of #health #professions, #board #of

Posted On Sep 22 2017 by

# Opioid Addiction Crisis Declared a Public Health Emergency in Virginia On November 21, 2016 Governor McAuliffe issued a News Release stating that State Health Commissioner Marissa Levine has declared Virginia s opioid abuse crisis a Public Health Emergency in the Commonwealth. 2017 Spring Break Zika Awareness Toolkit Primarily a mosquito borne disease, the Zika virus is most impactful in warmer seasons when illness can be transmitted by insects carrying the virus from one person to another. Maintaining a keen awareness for the transmission and treatment of Zika virus infection is an imperative for healthcare practitioners. Along with their Zika …


Massage Therapy Schools – Find Colleges that Offer Massage Therapy Degrees – Programs #massage #therapy

Posted On Sep 21 2017 by

# Massage Therapy Schools What is Massage Therapy? Massage therapy is the area of study and practice that deals with patient care through various techniques and methods that relax tense muscles and facilitate in stress relief. Individuals in this field will learn a variety of therapeutic techniques used to massage and loosen muscles and relieve tension and pain through. Individuals will be asked to work with a variety of customers and patients dealing with stress, muscle pain, tension or other similar ailments. Massage therapists tend to have odd hours, especially for individuals who make house calls, and many tend to …


St Augustine Sports Medicine – Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Associates of St, st augustine physical therapy.#St

Posted On Sep 21 2017 by

# Sports Medicine Center Sports medicine specializes in preventing, diagnosing and treating injuries related to participating in sports and or exercise, specifically the rotation or deformation of joints or muscles caused by engaging in such physical activities. Joint Center Joint replacement surgery, also known as arthroplasty, is when an arthritic or damaged joint is removed and replaced with an artificial joint. Joint replacement is becoming more common, and each year orthopaedic surgeons perform thousands of joint replacement surgeries. Foot & Ankle Surgery Center The skilled and experienced team of orthopaedic surgeons Dr. Kurtis Hort and Dr. Sina Kasraeian in conjunction …


MHR, Inc #mental #health #resources, #inc., #clovis, #new #mexico, #nm, #curry, #roosevelt, #quay, #debaca, #harding,

Posted On Sep 9 2017 by

# W elcome The need for mental health and substance abuse services in eastern New Mexico prompted action by the staff of Eastern New Mexico University in the early 1970s. Wanting an off-campus service, they created Eastern New Mexico Resource Center. When the New Mexico Mental Health Act was passed in 1975, the Resource Center was reorganized as a private non-profit agency resulting in the birth of Mental Health Resources, Inc. At various times in its history, Mental Health Resources, Inc. has provided services in as many as seven counties in eastern New Mexico. Currently, five counties (Curry, Roosevelt, Quay, …


Physical Therapy Technician Schools – Programs #physical #therapy #billing #services

Posted On Sep 8 2017 by

# Physical Therapy Technology As a physical therapist aide, you’ll be caring for others and helping them obtain the best quality of life possible. Whether you’re helping assist with an athlete after a big game or working with a geriatric patient after a fall, you have the opportunity to change lives. At Carrington College, our qualified instructors are here to help you reach your full potential. Our program includes a combination of classroom work and hands-on training to give you the tools you need. In Carrington College’s Physical Therapy Technology program, you’ll get the skills and training to be able …


Nashville State Community College – Acalog ACMS™ #college, #community #college, #associate #degree, #technical #certificate, #higher

Posted On Sep 6 2017 by

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Which Schools Have Online Physical Therapy Assistant Degree Programs? #online #pta #degree, #which #schools #have

Posted On Aug 25 2017 by

# Which Schools Have Online Physical Therapy Assistant Degree Programs? Offered at the associate’s degree level, physical therapy assistant programs train students to successfully administer physical therapy treatments under the supervision of licensed physical therapists. Due to the clinical requirements, completely online physical therapy assistant degree programs do not exist. Schools offering Physical Therapy degrees can also be found in these popular choices. Degree Program Information Associate’s degree programs for physical therapy assistants are often available through vocational schools or community colleges. These programs usually take two years of study and include general education courses in addition to those in …


Full Circle Physical Therapy: Breast Cancer Recovery Program #breast #cancer #physical #therapy, #physical #therapy #breast

Posted On Aug 24 2017 by

# Full Circle Physical Therapy is the only physical therapy facility on Long Island exclusively devoted to the care and treatment of patients with breast cancer. Our Full Circle Breast Cancer Recovery Program is a comprehensive, individualized physical therapy program designed to alleviate the pain and discomfort of breast cancer for women at all phases of recovery. Whether you’re newly diagnosed, going through radiation or chemotherapy treatments, recovering from a mastectomy or a lumpectomy, or a longtime breast cancer survivor, we have a program just for you. A Message from Diana Tjaden “As the developer and founder of the Full …


Arthroscopic Knee Surgery Manhattan #arthroscopic #knee #surgery, #physical #therapy

Posted On Aug 20 2017 by

# Arthroscopic Knee Surgery You may shower 48 hours after surgery. Please use CAUTION!! Be careful not to slip and fall. The effects of anesthesia and/or medication may make you drowsy or light-headed. If you have steri-strips (white paper strips) on your knee, these have to remain dry. Do not soak in a bathtub, hot tub, or pool until the doctor tells you it is O.K. to do so. Once you are done showering pat the wound dry and apply a Band-Aid. Remove all cotton and yellow gauze 48 hours after your surgery. You do not need to put a …


Montgomery County Rehabilitation and Sports Therapy, PC #pt, #physical #therapy, #montgomery #county, #abington, #roslyn, #norristown,

Posted On Aug 14 2017 by

# We re Here For You! We treat a wide variety of patients, including but not limited to, the following; Sports Orthopedic Injuries Work Related Injuries Pregnancy Post Partum Care Pediatrics Developmental Disabilities Back Neck Pain Pre-Op Post Surgical Treatment Accident Related Injuries Preventative Programs Conditioning Geriatric related Injuries Disabilities Balance and Fall Prevention Montgomery County Rehab Sports Therapy, PC Welcome We are a physical therapist owned and operated practice, specializing in providing the highest level of accessible, professional care in the Montgomery County area since 1987. We are a Medicare Certified Rehabilitation Agency and in network provider for most …


Occupational Therapy #occupational #therapy #assistant #education #requirements

Posted On Aug 14 2017 by

# Accreditation Entry-level Master of Science The entry-level occupational therapy master’s degree program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapist administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be an Occupational Therapist, Registered (OTR). In …


University of Kansas Medical Center #university #of #kansas #medical #center, #kumc, #medical #school, #kansas, #nursing

Posted On Aug 4 2017 by

# Closing the gender gap Nearly 60 Kansas City middle school girls came to the University of Kansas Medical Center this spring for hands-on learning about health care careers. read more A personal journey Scott Belliston, D.O. the first graduate of the Multiple Sclerosis Fellowship Program in the Department of Neurology at the University of Kansas Medical Center, began his career path in the mountains of his native Utah. read more Healing through dance, song and education AIHREA O.N.E. Health and Wellness Powwow celebrates Native American culture, while providing access for participants to medical screenings. read more Minimizing radiation injury …


Medical Billing Training #medical #assistant #training, #phlebotomy #technician #training, #medical #billing #training, #physical #therapy #aide

Posted On Aug 2 2017 by

# JFK INSTITUTE OF HEALTHCARE PROGRAMS OFFERED BY JFK INSTITUTE OF HEALTHCARE Our main focus is to give quality education to all our students Eligible for National Certification Resume Preparation Job “SEARCH” Assistance Financial Assistance Free Training If Qualify Low Affordable Fee Programs Approved By Department Of Education Of New Jersey Program Recognized By National Certification Associations Convenient Location Course Selection Options (42 NJ State Dept of Education Approved Programs ) Hands on Training Payment Plans Available ( 0 % Interest ) ( Late Fee May Apply) Weekly Installments Biweekly Installments Monthly Installments Short Long Term Courses Morning, Evening Weekend …


Occupational Therapy Degree #online #masters #degree #in #occupational #therapy

Posted On Jul 30 2017 by

# Choosing an Occupational Therapy Degree Start Your Occupational Therapist Education The road to an occupational therapist career can take many turns and as a student trying to decide where you want to go in your OT career, you ll have several degree options to consider. A master s degree is the minimum standard for becoming a practicing occupational therapist. and admission to occupational therapy degree programs is competitive. The average master s degree program takes a student two and a half years to complete. The first year and a half is usually devoted to completing required course work in …


Pain Clinic Toronto & Pain Treatment Toronto- 6 locations in GTA #pain #clinic #toronto, #pain

Posted On Jul 26 2017 by

# Loading. About our Pain Clinics in Toronto We operate five pain clinics in Toronto which have helped thousands of patients reduce back pain, acute pain and chronic pain to get back to an active lifestyle. Our Toronto pain clinics are fully staffed with top doctors, and offer chiropractic services, pain treatment, physical therapists, rehabilitation therapists, registered massage therapy, chinese acupuncture, naturopathic medicine, health and wellness, and pain management, and medical assessments. Our great team is dedicated to providing and maintaining the highest quality of ongoing patient care. We also specialize in motor vehicle accidents (MVA), sports related injuries, WSIB, …


Occupational Therapy: Admissions Requirements #suny #downstate #occupational #therapy

Posted On Jul 25 2017 by

# Occupational Therapy Program Admissions Requirements A baccalaureate degree in any discipline from a college or university accredited by a regional accrediting organization recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) such as the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, New England Association of Schools and Colleges, North Central Association, Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. A letter grade of C or better in the following prerequisite courses: Anatomy Physiology 1 with lab and Anatomy Physiology 2 with lab General Biology 1 with lab …


Arizona State Board of Massage Therapy #workplace #harassment #laws

Posted On May 13 2017 by

#arizona state laws # Welcome to the Arizona State Board of Massage Therapy Website. The purpose of the website is to provide information about the Board for licensees and the public ranging from a directory of licensed massage therapists to the requirements for licensure and recognition of massage therapy schools. To protect the health, safety, and welfare of the public by regulating the practice of massage therapy. If you want to apply for an intital license, or to renew your license, click on “For Applicants” above. Contact information:Phone: 602-542-8604Investigator: 602-542-8225Fax: 602-542-8880Email: [email protected] or email us directly by clicking on …