As a way of introducing yourselves to the instructor and your peers, please post the following:
- Your name and a description of your current position (If not employed, what are your expectations when you complete your program?)
- How do you see yourself applying knowledge from this course?
- Post a photo of yourself (self-portrait, family, or action photo)
For this week’s question, we will discuss the people that receive our care.
In 5 – 10 sentences introduce yourself to the class. Include your name, your hometown, why you want to be a PTA, and one fun fact you want others to know about yourself. In another paragraph discuss the people that receive physical therapy care.
Answer the following questions:
- Who is considered the consumer in Physical Therapy?
- Why is it important to meet the needs of consumers?
- Based on your readings and classroom discussion, provide at least 2 occupations, including examples, of who can meet those needs?
Please be sure to validate your opinions and ideas with citations and references in APA format.