Therapists

Who Says It’s All Work And No Play?…

May 10, 2012
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  • Fun
  • Bloomsday pic (1)

    …The RehabCare team at Spokane Veteran’s Home (SVH) obviously did not!  This past Sunday, 5 members of the SVH rehab team got together and ran the Corporate Cup during the 36th Lilac Bloomsday Run in Spokane,WA.  This was the first year RehabCare sponsored the team and they had a blast! … read more

    Physio Connect: A Social Network Built For Therapists

    February 08, 2012
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  • Careers in Rehabilitation
  • Physio Connection is a professional networking site designed exclusively for physical therapists, occupational therapists, and allied health professionals to share and spread information within and between professionals in these fields. The site, http://physioconnection.com, was launched in January 2012 and is still in the beta (testing) version. In this phase, we… read more

    Validation Method

    November 07, 2011
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  • Geriatrics
  • Are you familiar with the Validation Method?  If not, check out this video to learn more about this method which is used to communicate with the elderly population diagnosed with dementia.  

    Let’s Get Moving

    October 01, 2010
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  • Current Affairs
  • Today is October 1st, which means it is officially National Physical Therapy Month! All month long physical therapists and physical therapist assistants will be spreading the word on "the importance of physical activity to prevent and combat obesity and its consequences".  Did you know that over 60% of the United… read more

    Happy (Belated) World Physical Therapy Day

    September 09, 2010
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  • Current Affairs
  • What better way to celebrate Physical Therapy then to dedicate a whole day to the profession!  Yesterday, Physical Therapists across the globe participated in World Physical Therapy Day, a day established by World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT) to promote and recognize the impact therapists have on their patients and… read more

    iOrtho, Another App For Therapists

    August 18, 2010
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  • Therapists
  • It seems like every week I am finding new and exciting iPhone apps that I want to download. For instance, yesterday I downloaded an app that helps you find the lowest price for a product. All you have to do is scan the product’s bar code and it does the… read more

    Triathlete, Ironman, Physical Therapist….Aaron Scheidies

    May 19, 2009
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  • Therapists
  • I want to take this opportunity to introduce you to Aaron Scheidies. A recent graduate of the University of Washington and a physical therapist at RehabCare's Anderson House facility in Shoreline, WA.  Aaron is a world class triathlete.  He's competed as an Ironman. He has raced more than 70 times. … read more

    Triathlete, Ironman, Physical Therapist….Aaron Scheidies

    May 19, 2009
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  • Therapists
  • I want to take this opportunity to introduce you to Aaron Scheidies. A recent graduate of the University of Washington and a physical therapist at RehabCare's Anderson House facility in Shoreline, WA.  Aaron is a world class triathlete.  He's competed as an Ironman. He has raced more than 70 times. … read more

    Interested In Being A Mentor?

    September 22, 2008
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  • Therapists
  • There’s no doubt that acquiring a PT or PTA degree can be a challenging experience. If you’ve learned from the challenges that you’ve faced, consider sharing your experiences with your fellow students as a mentor.

    University of Kentucky Students Making a Difference

    June 05, 2008
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  • Therapists
  • After writing Therapy Students in Florida Stepping Up To The Plate, it was brought to my attention that there are other therapy programs throughout the US where students are helping out the under-served and under-insured.  Another such program, University of Kentucky Salvation Army Clinic (UKSAC), is run by students at… read more