PTA Therapeutic Skills: Cardiorespiratory and Complex Conditions

Course Code: THER 270

Academic Year: 2019-2020

The purpose of this course is to teach the theory and practical skills to treat clients with cardio-respiratory and complex systemic conditions. Students will develop a basic understanding of the rationale for each intervention and the ability to apply therapeutic skills safely and effectively during lab, clinical and fieldwork experiences. The various intervention strategies will help patients or clients achieve optimal functional independence and maintain and promote a wellness-related and active lifestyle.