The Physical Therapy Toolkit is a collection of 211 full-page illustrated patient education handouts that you can print and give to your patients. The handouts are organized by 66 treatment guides and are based on current research and best practice.
The PT Toolkit was written and illustrated by Cheryl Hall, an occupational therapist with 30 years of clinical experience. Currently in the 2nd edition, it was revised and updated in November 2013.
This 512 page practical resource is available as an eBook in PDF format or as a print book. It is simply the BEST resource for every PT working with physical disabilities and older adults. Whether you’re a new grad or seasoned therapist you are going to love this product.
Therapists love the PT Toolkit
- The PT Toolkit patient education handouts are professional looking and eliminate the need to draw stick figures.
- Patient education handouts provide a visual reinforcement for the kinesthetic and auditory learning experienced during one-on-one treatment.
- The PT Toolkit is convenient. All the patient education handouts and treatment guides are in one place.
Patients love the PT Toolkit
- The PT Toolkit patient education handouts have easy to follow instructions and clear, simple illustrations.
- The readability of the PT Toolkit patient education handouts is grade level 4.8 based on the Flesch-Kincaid Formula.
- Patient education handouts provide a great reference for the family and caregivers to use at home.
Managers love the PT Toolkit
- Using the PT Toolkit provide consistent instruction and quality across the spectrum of patient care.
- Providing patient education handouts improve compliance with The JCAHO patient education requirements.
- Patient education handouts promote patient-centered care.
Visit the samples page to view, download, and print examples of the handouts and treatment guides.
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- Julie, Utah USA
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- Diana, BC Canada
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- Susie, Maryland USA
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- Jill, Michigan USA
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- Victoria, South Africa
I LOVE the Toolkit and use it daily.
- Missy, Illinois USA
Thanks for all your great work! I think I do a better job in home health because of your Toolkit and patient handouts!
- Dorinda, Oregon USA
Thanks again for the time and effort you have put into this project. For a newbie SNF therapist like me it is an invaluable resource.
- Jacob, Illinois USA
I have used your toolkit for years. I love it!!! I have printed out the handouts and given them to countless patients. So, thank you very much! I think this is a wonderful idea. I appreciate everything you've done!
- Cindy, Illinois USA
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