PTA Therapeutic Skills: Neurological Conditions

Course Code: THER 240

Academic Year: 2020-2021

This course includes the theories and applications of therapeutic interventions employed in the physiotherapy-related rehabilitation of patients or clients who have motor and/or sensory impairments resulting from a neurological disorder. Students will understand and learn a variety of physiotherapist assistant intervention strategies to promote functional independence and active living. Classroom and lab or practical learning experiences complement each other to ensure transformation and integration of information into various clinical situations during their intermediate fieldwork placement.