Are You Screening for This?

Last week @JAMA published the recommendation to screen for depression in the general adult population, including pregnant and postpartum women.  You can see the write-up here.  Now this is nothing new to many of us as PTs as we have become direct access providers. However, this piece resonated with me for several reasons.

1. As direct access providers, this…

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The Impairment You Might be Missing

In our world of physical therapy, the word “impairment” is one that is used throughout DPT curriculum and clinical discussions with coworkers and colleagues. Most of these conversations involve the terms weakness, hypomobility, hypermobility, etc. We can all attest to finding these at play in the patients we evaluate day in and day out. However, there is another important impairment…

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