reaching for the stars

Historic Double Hand Transplant

How PTs and OTs played a pivotal role in the remarkable story of 8-year-old Zion Harvey.


Targeting Cervical Pain

A laser-focused method to retrain neck movement.

sports medicine

Premium Performance, Part 2

In elite sports, the mental edge can mean the difference between victory and defeat.


Standing Therapy for Genetic Conditions

Two brothers with spinal muscular atrophy can now walk, run and play tag.

Features Archive

PT Talk: Blogs

ADVANCE Perspective: Physical Therapy & Rehab Medicine

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PT and OT Stand Out in 2016 'Best Jobs' Ranking

The U.S. News & World Report compilation shines a favorable light on rehabilitation professions.

Toni Talks about PT Today

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The Obesity Issue

Toni is concerned that American healthcare facilities are ill prepared to handle the aging and obese population.

Striving to Be a DPT

Striving to Be a DPT Blog Avatar

My First Rotation: The Skilled Nursing Facility

Jocelyn enjoyed her experience at the SNF but came away frustrated by how PT was practiced in this setting.

News Watch

Physical Therapy Infographics

Back Pain Infographic

Back Pain Infographic

With back pain affecting so many PT patients, we've created a new helpful infographic. Print, post and share now!

ALS Infographic

ALS Infographic

Print and hang this helpful new poster in your practice to guide patients through ALS therapy.

Ebola Infographics

Ebola Infographics

Misinformation is rampant -- here are facts all healthcare workers should know.


Educational Handouts

New! Patient Handout

Patient Handout

5 Myths About Physical Therapy

Is PT painful? Who pays? This handout debunks common public misconceptions.

Clinician's Guide

Safer Patient Handling

Safeguarding caregiver health with modern equipment and low-risk practices.

Resource Center

Knee Osteoarthritis

Offering multimedia resources, patient handouts, FAQs and more, this site explores all areas of knee osteoarthritis.


Leading By Example

Leading By Example

Rehab Associates of Central Virginia earns our highest honors.

Honorable Mentions

Honorable Mentions

These exemplary practices earned special recognition this year.


Salary Survey

2016 Salary Survey

Data collection closed on Jan. 31. Please check back in March to see the all-new statistics!

Salary Results

2015 Salary Survey Results

How does your pay measure up to rehab professionals around the country?

Student & New Grad Center

New! Top Story

Top Story

Certified FCE Service

Addressing the role of certification in performing functional capacity evaluations.

Main Center

Main Center

Student & New Grad Center

From student blogs to feature stories, browse our full center here!


New! Video

Heroic History-Maker

Heroic History-Maker

Zion Harvey becomes the world's first pediatric bilateral hand-transplant recipient.


Young Athletes Give it Their All

Young Athletes Give it Their All

Laughter and cheers erupted at the College of New Jersey on the weekend of June 13-14, 2015.

Audio Interview

Gray Cook Talks Laser Therapy

Gray Cook Talks Laser Therapy

Functional movement specialist explains why using this modality properly means going to 'sniper school.'



Rep. Xavier Becerra Speaks at PT Day on Capitol Hill

In this exclusive ADVANCE audio presentation, listen to the co-sponsor of HR 775 rally attendees at PT Day!



Geriatric Function

Measuring Arthritic Hand Function

App Reviews

Insight Notes

App Eases Woes for Therapists Who Perform Billing

ADVANCE Custom Promotions

Spotlight Your Facility

Whether for an event giveaway or facility promotion, check out the latest from ADVANCE!

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Opinion Poll

Opinion Poll

We Want to Hear From You!

Which of these Presidential candidates do you believe offers the best healthcare platform? Share your thoughts now!

ADVANCE Healthcare Jobs

ADVANCE Healthcare Jobs

Get On Board

Turn to our healthcare job board for the latest career opportunities for PTs at all levels and settings. Save searches, get job alerts, create or upload a resume, apply fast & track your applications.

Special Editions

ADVANCE 2015 Focus on Education

This comprehensive guide is a resource to help improve your career through education, plus event, course and degree offerings.

2015 ADVANCE for Healthcare Careers

Resources to help you continue growing in your professional journey.

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