ProStart is a comprehensive training program designed to prepare new professionals for fulfilling careers as therapists or assistants.
AC&A’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion forms the bedrock of this program, ensuring an environment where every new grad is empowered on their journey to professional excellence.
Drawing from AC&A’s extensive experience in selecting, hiring, and integrating recent graduates into their care teams, ProStart addresses the essentials of professional practice.
The training involves refining therapists’ posture and communication skills and exploring the preparation for therapeutic sessions with diverse patient populations. This includes incorporating evidence-based sensory balance techniques from the Sensory Workout Program (SWP) that can enhance therapeutic work and contribute to effective outcomes.
With a duration of two weeks, ProStart offers a blend of in-person and online experiences guided by seasoned therapists in real-world care settings. This effective training cultivates practical skills and experience, preparing new therapists and assistants to provide professional care across different age groups.
Beyond laying a solid foundation for the initiation of a specialized therapy career, ProStart is dedicated to offering guidance and assistance in placing new professionals in their first contracted positions. Additionally, the program actively seeks and provides professional opportunities within AC&A teams and partner clinics throughout the state of Florida.
• Online video training
• In-person shadowing (5 hours)
• Online teletherapy shadowing (5 hours)
Choose your focus from these therapy areas:
• Physical Therapy (PT, PTA)
• Occupational Therapy (OT, COTA)
• Speech-Language Pathology (SLP, SLPA)
Learn from expert therapists at AC&A and other top providers in Florida.
Get specialized support securing a job in your preferred field and region. Opportunities with AC&A and top partner clinics.
Gain practical experience in real-world settings. Start your career on solid foundations with expert guidance.
Includes training in sensory balance to enhance your therapeutic approach and better prepare your patients.