Department of Physical Therapy

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Western unveils human movement science laboratory

Faculty members in Western Carolina University's department of physical therapy recently unveiled a new human movement science laboratory, a training and diagnostic facility made possible by a grant of nearly $200,000 from the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust.
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Western recreational therapy students score perfect pass rate — again

Recreational therapy – sounds like fun, doesn’t it? Well it can be at times, but it’s also hard work. Just ask the ten Western graduates who took the rigorous national certification exam this past reporting period and passed. The professional certification exam was developed by the Educational Testing Service (ETS, the folks who bring you the College Boards) and the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification.