A Career as a Physical Therapist

Essential Careers

Physical therapy is one of the few jobs that is not affected harshly by downturns in the economy because people will always need the services of these professionals. This book outlines the career prospects, training needed, and the future of this steady industry.

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Series Review: Essential Careers
"The lively texts and photos in these hi/lo titles provide an in-depth look at familiar, high-demand jobs. The books provide descriptions and information on various kinds of jobs within the field, special skills, training and education, career development, and an employment forecast. References to information from the Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2008-2009 Edition support the fact that the featured careers are wise options that can withstand economic uncertainty."
--School Library Journal

Series Review: Essential Careers
"This series focuses on a core group of professions that will remain viable choices for young people into the foreseeable future and beyond as these careers provide valuable and necessary services in all communities. The titles feature clear, concise text accompanied by color photographs that show many example of workers in action...A number of helpful resources are included-a glossary of career-specific terms, lists of affiliated groups and organizations, titles for further study, and a link to the publisher's website that will be continuously updated. These short vocational guidance titles offer good, solid introductions."
--Library Media Connection
Library Bound Book List: $36.75 / S&L: $27.60
eBook List: $36.75 / S&L: $27.60

Reading Level: 6

Interest Level: 7-12+

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-4358-9467-9
Author : Teppo Harasymiw
Copyright : 2011
Language : English
Category : Careers, Guidance
Pages : 80
Trim : 6 1/2" x 9 1/8"
Dewey : 615.8
Subject : Careers, Guidance
Binding : Library
BISAC : JNF024000
Bibliography • For Further Information Section • Further Reading • Sidebars • Index • Glossary • Author Biography • Web Sites