Category: Physical Therapy

Stanbridge College Spotlight: PTA Program Director, Elizabeth Peyton

Stanbridge College Spotlight: PTA Program Director, Elizabeth Peyton

In honor of PT Month, Stanbridge College spotlights Physical Therapist Assistant Program Director, Elizabeth Peyton. In her interview, Ms. Peyton talks about her passion for physical therapy and how seeing the students grasp physical therapy concepts is a rewarding, daily inspiration. Stanbridge College: In your words, what is physical therapy? Elizabeth Peyton: In its most […]

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Stanbridge Student Spotlight: OTA Student Erika Agustin Fulfills the Need

While working as a Behavior Therapist for children with Autism and going to school full-time at Stanbridge College in the Occupational Therapy Assistant program, Erika Agustin still finds time to do what she loves most: helping others. Erika’s schedule is constantly filled with community service activities. Canned food drives for the hungry, toy drives for […]

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Help Orange County Stay Healthy! Volunteers Needed at Free Medical Clinic in March

Help Orange County Stay Healthy! Volunteers Needed at Free Medical Clinic in March

Stanbridge College REACH-Beyond the Classroom™ is looking for volunteers for the Orange County Free Medical and Dental Clinic sponsored by Stanbridge College on Saturday, March 23, 2013. Sign up to help those without access to basic healthcare services. The Orange County Free Medical and Dental Clinic is looking for both medical and non-medical volunteers to […]

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Therapy Students Seek Career Advice at Stanbridge Career Fair

Earlier this year, students of the Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) and Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) programs at Stanbridge College connected with Southern California Therapy employers at the Therapy Programs Career Fair. The employers, ranging from Rehabilitation Centers, Acute Medical Centers, Skilled Nursing Facilities and School Systems, spoke to the students about what they are looking […]

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Homeless Children of Project Hope School Get Halloween Treats from Stanbridge Students

Homeless Children of Project Hope School Get Halloween Treats from Stanbridge Students

In October, Stanbridge College REACH volunteers hosted a Halloween lunch for the homeless children of Project Hope School. The children, whose families live in shelters and motels around Orange County, were treated with a holiday lunch, candy bags and other tasty treats donated by Stanbridge College. Staff and students in the Occupational Therapy Assistant and […]

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Infection Control Workshop – Tuesday September 18th

Infection Control Workshop - Tuesday September 18th

The Alumni Association of Stanbridge College presents the Infection Control workshop on Tuesday evening, September 18, 2012. According to the Department of Health and Human Services, one in every 20 hospitalized patients developed a healthcare-associated infection (HAI), making HAIs one of the leading causes of death and illness in the U.S. It is critical for […]

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How to Become a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA): Video Tutorial

Interested in becoming a certified Physical Therapist Assistant? Not sure where to start? There are just a few simple steps you need to go through in order to become a licensed PTA. First, find an accredited college that offers the Physical Therapist Assistant program. To help you decide which college will help you succeed, check […]

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Stanbridge College Hosts Fall 2012 Therapy Programs Career Fair on September 5th!

Stanbridge College Hosts Fall 2012 Therapy Programs Career Fair on September 5th!

Stanbridge College is pleased to announce its Fall 2012 Therapy Programs Career Fair on Wednesday, September 5, 2012. Stanbridge College’s Occupational Therapy Assistant and Physical Therapist Assistant students will be able to network with Allied Health employers from Southern California. Attendees will meet potential employers, explore new career opportunities and gather advice on what skills […]

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ACOTE Grants Seven-Year Accreditation to Occupational Therapy Assistant Program at Stanbridge College

ACOTE Grants Seven-Year Accreditation to Occupational Therapy Assistant Program at Stanbridge College

Stanbridge College was recently granted full accreditation status for its Associate of Occupational Science of Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) degree program by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education. Stanbridge College completed its accreditation team visit in April 2012 with zero findings, seven commendations and two recommendations. The full accreditation status was granted to Stanbridge […]

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A Future of Hope: Stanbridge College Hosts College and Career Tour for Project Hope Kids

A Future of Hope: Stanbridge College Hosts College and Career Tour for Project Hope Kids

On March 22nd, Stanbridge College welcomed the smiling faces of 6th, 7th and 8th grade students from Project Hope School and provided them with a campus tour of its Healthcare and Information Technology programs. The students, the majority of whom live in temporary housing and homeless shelters in Orange County, are members of the College […]

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