"Some things cannot be taught; they must be experienced. You never learn the most valuable lessons in life until you go through your own journey.”..
“You chose this career.” “That’s just the way it is.” “Suck it up.” “Take it or leave it.” These phrases, and countless others, plague occupational..
We hosted a fantastic conversation on YouTube about what burnout in healthcare means for new grads. Whether you’re a PT (like ..
When we first enter the physical therapy profession as new graduates, listening, remaining humble, and taking in as much information as possible is..
The year: 2014. The place: Washington State. The problem: I was burned out on being a PT. I was burned out from trying to get an Ultra-RUG on..
Occupational therapists understand the need for a good balance between life activities, but can still struggle with practicing it themselves. This..
What leads to burnout?
One aspect of physical therapy that many therapists – new grads and seasoned veterans alike – struggle with is burnout. I..
“You have two more re-evaluations coming up. Can I add them to your schedule this week?” the office manager asked me. “Yes,” I gulped. I’ve had two..
Meredith Castin, DPT, and Sara Cates, PT, DPT sat down to discuss tips on how to find passion in your physical therapy career. Incorporating..
As an manual treatment. In a typical orthopedic sports setting for example, if you see an average of 12 patients a day and incorporate manual..