Do you like the idea of helping people get better, helping them get back to a more mobile, pain-free life after an injury? If that sounds good to you, a career as a physical therapy technician (PTT) might be worth checking out!
To give you a feel for what a physical therapy technician does,…

Interested in a physical therapy career? Don’t know where to start? If you’re passionate about helping people and making a positive impact on peoples’ lives, then how about becoming a physical therapy aide?
A physical therapy aide works under the supervision of a physical therapist and helps…

Stuff happens right? Injuries from trips, falls, wrecks, all kinds of accidents – they happen every day. When people are recovering from an accident, illness or surgery, physical therapy can help speed up the healing process. We spoke with students in Carrington College’s Physical Therapy…

You’ve probably heard your parents complain #gettingoldsucks! If you’re lucky enough to be injury free, good for you! You haven’t had to deal with feeling stiff when you get out of bed. Aching ankles, tired legs, a sore back or knee pain when it rains – these are all common symptoms of past…

Lerenzo Martinez has always loved helping animals. His passion started as a kid in Sacramento, when he would bring stray dogs and random animals home and ask his mom if they could help or keep them. Often, they just couldn’t afford to.
His mom was a single mom with three kids at the time. She…

Amanda Garcia always wanted to work in health care but life kind of got in the way for a while. Last year, the single mom decided to make a change.
Amanda put a variety of restaurant industry customer service jobs behind her and followed her dream. On July 15, 2016, Amanda walked the stage as a…

Erin Adamczyk has a passion for fitness and wellness, and she loves to help people. That’s why she decided to specialize in a field that lets her follow her heart.
“My original thought was to go through nursing school; I started at a community college but there was no clear path. I found it very…