PTA Examination Review & Study Guide


TherapyEd’s PTA Examination Review & Study Guide is the profession’s most respected and comprehensive guide. Authors Susan O’Sullivan and Raymond Siegelman, are distinguished educators with over 40 years of scholarship in the profession. And, our exceptional editors and contributors include program directors, senior faculty members, board certified specialists and experienced clinicians. The Review & Study Guide has been edited by Karen Ryan to ensure students have the best and most accurate information about how to prepare for and pass the PTA Examination

PTA Examination
Review and Study Guide

US $85.00

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About the Guide

TherapyEd PTA Examination Review & Study Guide prepares students for all aspects of the NPTAE exam with a comprehensive review of physical therapy content, study and test-taking strategies, current licensure information and three complete simulated exams online. All the practice exam questions are categorized according to the current Content Outline and challenge students to properly prepare for the breadth, depth and rigor of the PTA Exam.

Be Prepared for the NPTAE:

  • Dynamic full-color design
  • 450 practice questions
  • Comprehensive Content Review
  • New illustrations, figures and tables

About the Authors and Editors:

Susan O'Sullivan, PT, EdD is Professor Emeritus at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell and co-author of the widely known text, Physical Rehabilitation 6th edition.

Karen Ryan, PTA, is an instructor and author for TherapyEd. She has been a clinician in multiple practice areas for over 20 years and a PTA educator since 1995.

Raymond Siegelman, PT, DPT, MS is the President of TherapyEd. He has been a physical therapist and physical therapy educator for over 35 years.

Chapters are consistent with current practice and PTA exam content areas including:

  • Standardized Testing Success
  • Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy
  • Gait, Functional Devices and Training
  • Neuromuscular Physical Therapy
  • Integumentary Physical Therapy
  • Geriatric Physical Therapy
  • Pediatric Physical Therapy
  • Other Systems including GI, GU and Metabolic/Endocrine and Psychiatric Conditions
  • Therapeutic Exercise Foundations
  • Physical Agents
  • Cardiovascular Physical Therapy
  • Pulmonary Physical Therapy
  • Education
  • Administration

Purchase the Guide

TherapyEd’s PTA Examination Review & Study Guide is included with the price of the Physical Therapist Assistant preparatory course, or can be purchased separately for $85.00 plus shipping and handling.

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I learned more in this course from this instructor than I learned form my instructors in 2 years at school. Wish she was my PTA professor. Loved this course!!

Mariah M., North Central State College