Experienced instructors integrate the theory, knowledge and clinical skills required to graduate entry-level Therapist Assistants, as well as develop collaborative relationships that are responsive to the community’s needs.
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"I enjoy being a part of the college atmosphere, where students are gaining skills and knowledge in a wide variety of areas & disciplines. Facilitating students to problem solve in the lab environment and gain new practical skills is very rewarding."
In this accredited program, students will gain the skills required to work as an assistant to Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and Recreation Therapists, where you’ll assist in implementing rehabilitation programs for clients to maintain and enhance functional abilities, independence and quality of life.
Therapist Assistant courses teach students how to set up body movement programs, explain treatment techniques and implement therapeutic leisure activities.
Therapist Assistants work in a variety of settings from hospital practice to home and community care, long-term care and private practice where supervision from Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists and/or Recreation Therapists is provided.
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