Essay Writing

Ask Yourself These Questions to Tackle the PTCAS “Professionalism” Personal Statement Prompt

“Why do you want to be a physical therapist?” Who thought the PTCAS (Physical Therapy Centralized Application Service) personal statement prompt would be something along those lines? *raises hand* Instead, it’s currently, “What is professionalism in the context of being a student in a Doctor of Physical Therapy program?” If you’ve felt at all intimidated … Continue reading Ask Yourself These Questions to Tackle the PTCAS “Professionalism” Personal Statement Prompt

Why It’s Okay to Know What Setting You Want to go Into Before Starting PT School

Guest post by: Jasmine Marcus, PT, DPT Physical therapy and pre-physical therapy students often ask me how they can specialize within the physical therapy world. Sometimes they haven’t yet finished their pre-requisites for PT school, but already know they want to be a pediatric physical therapist, or work with a major league baseball team. Before … Continue reading Why It’s Okay to Know What Setting You Want to go Into Before Starting PT School