If you are an overseas physical therapist, a researcher
looking for reliable information on the physical
therapy career or a student interested in a career in
physical therapy, you will find the articles in this section
Physical therapists, assistants and
aides are the three common
occupations in physical therapy career. For some
people, the terms physical therapist assistants
and physical therapist aides mean the same
thing, though there are many differences.
All the three occupations have good employment
opportunities and have good income potential.
An overseas physical therapist who has not yet fulfilled
the requirements in the foreign country he wants to
practice in must look for a job as an physical
therapist assistant or an physical therapist aide as a temporary
arrangement so that he is not without work.
You can find information about physical therapists,
physical therapist assistants and physical
therapist aides in the
Information for Physical Therapists
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides