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  • The Ethical Gap Every Physical Therapist has to Navigate

    The expectations laid out for me when I was getting my doctorate were clear: study hard, pass your tests, excel in clinicals, become a superhero fo...
  • 13 Essential Questions to Ask Your CI Prior to Clinicals

    Clinicals are a pivotal time in every PT student’s development as a therapist. My favorite CI threw me into every situation imaginable (and some I never imagined, let’s be honest), and I am a better PT because of her willingness to let me get a little uncomfortable. Clinicals are a pivotal time in every PT student’s development as a therapist. My favorite CI threw me into every situation imaginable (and some I never imagined, let’s be honest), and I am a better PT because of her willingness to let me get a little uncomfortable. There are many situations you can’t prepare for as you enter clinicals, and that’s okay, but these questions will help you to start your new adventure with a solid foundation.
  • Top 13 Points to Cover with Students Prior to Clinicals

    Clinicals are a pivotal time in every PT student's development as a therapist, but in my experience as a CI I have learned just as much from my students as they have from me! I love being a CI, and the more I can prepare my students for clinicals before their first day the more success we both have. Covering these points prior to beginning clinicals will help you to start your new students off with a solid foundation, and foster a stronger professional relationship during your experience together.
  • Why I Created PT Learning Lab

    When bodies fail, people shouldn't have to worry about quality of care.   At some point in life, your body will fail. Tragic accidents, horrific la...