Build Your Knowledge During Physical Therapy Month
Our recent post about factors to consider when choosing a retirement home highlighted the importance of rehabilitation services, including physical therapy. October is National Physical Therapy Month, the perfect time to do some research on this critical aspect of retirement care. If you or a loved one are looking for a senior living community or a retirement home, use the resources below to better understand physical therapy. The more you know, the more certain you can be that your retirement includes all the services you may one day need.
Move Forward PT is the official consumer-facing branch of the National Physical Therapy Association (NPTA), the premier professional organization for physical therapists in the United States. The website details the benefits of physical therapy, and includes audio and video resources.
Senior Living is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing informational resources to older adults. Their website offers an easy-to-understand overview of physical therapy, the methods it employs and the conditions it treats. Most importantly, the physical therapy info on the site is all specifically tailored to seniors.
Physical therapy can be a long and difficult process. It is important that therapy patients feel comfortable with their therapist and with their therapy environment. One of the most important steps in finding the right physical therapy service provider is meeting them and asking questions directly. That’s why the Bethany Village team is available to answer any question you may have about rehabilitation and physical therapy. Contact us today for more information.