Housatonic Community College  Close Window


PTA* E125  - Physical Therapy for Function (taught at NVCC)
(Previously: PT 101)

Credits: 4

Prerequisite: Admission to the PTA Program

This course provides the student with introductory concepts and techniques for effective patient teaching and physical therapy intervention for function and mobility. Emphasis is placed on competence in problem-solving and the physical therapist assistant's role in modification of physical therapy interventions.

3 hours lecture and 3 hours laboratory.