Tag: Physical Therapy

Fordham University, Stanbridge College Partner for Health and Deep Space Exploration Research

Fordham University, Stanbridge College Partner for Health and Deep Space Exploration Research

Stanbridge College has partnered with Fordham University through the Interdisciplinary Collaborative on Health, Environment and Human Performance created by Debra McPhee, Ph.D., Dean of the Graduate School of Social Service (GSS) at Fordham University. The exploratory relationship begins with an initial pilot project called the LongDuration Space Exploration Behavioral Readiness Consortium for the manned mission […]

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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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Stanbridge Spotlight: Athletic Champions Turn Passion for Sport into Physical Therapy Education

Stanbridge Spotlight: Athletic Champions Turn Passion for Sport into Physical Therapy Education

Passion, dedication, persistence and teamwork are all characteristics embodied in an athlete’s journey for glory. But for world-class athletic champions, Lauren Barber and Grace Reynolds, both with dreams of Olympic gold, these characteristics are now helping them towards a new goal: a degree in the Physical Therapist Assistant program at Stanbridge College. Before meeting in […]

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

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

Stanbridge College REACH Beyond the Classroom™ encourages you to volunteer for the Orange County Free Medical and Dental Clinic & Festival on Saturday, November 11, 2012. Sign up to help those without access to basic healthcare services. The Orange County Free Medical and Dental Clinic & Festival is hosted by Mariners Outreach. They are looking […]

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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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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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