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A physical therapist’s guide to Portland, OR

There's so much to see in Oregon.

There’s so much to see in Oregon.

Being a travel physical therapist gives you the chance to spend 13-26 weeks in a city of your choosing. That gives you enough time to seek out the hidden gems to make the time fly by. Portland, Oregon – more affectionately referred to as PDX – is a bustling city that offers a long list of attractions for tourists and locals alike.

For theater lovers

Take advantage of PDX’s thriving theater scene: The city hosts the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, which showcases modern retellings of your favorite plays. For more modern plays, step over to Portland Center Stage at the Armory. Take part in discussions with members of the theater community after the show as well.

A physical therapist’s guide to Portland, OR

Physical Therapy, Best Places to Travel

There’s so much to see in Oregon. Being a travel physical therapist gives you the chance to spend 13-26 weeks in a city of your choosing. That gives you enough time to seek out the hidden gems to make the time fly by. Portland, Oregon – more affectionately referred to as PDX – is a bustling city that offers a long list of attractions for tourists and locals alike. For theater lovers Take advantage of PDX’s thriving theater scene: The city hosts the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, which showcases modern retellings of your favorite plays. For more modern plays, step over to Portland Center Stage at the Armory. Take part in discussions with members of the theater community after the show as well.

Spend your winter therapy assignment on the slopes

Spending your winter therapy assignment on the slopes doesn't have to be a pipe dream.

Spending your winter therapy assignment on the slopes doesn’t have to be a pipe dream.

If you’re the kind of person who gets excited when winter arrives, chances are you’d fit right in among the ski-loving denizens of America’s mountain-adjacent cities. Spending your winter therapy assignment on the slopes, carving up the powder and feeling the adrenaline in your veins doesn’t have to be a pipe dream. If you’re still trying to decide where to take your next travel therapy assignment, consider one of these cities:

Seattle, Washington

There are 12 major ski resorts in Washington State, and each of them is within a four hour drive from Seattle.

Spend your winter therapy assignment on the slopes

Best Places to Travel, Travel Therapy Advice

Spending your winter therapy assignment on the slopes doesn’t have to be a pipe dream. If you’re the kind of person who gets excited when winter arrives, chances are you’d fit right in among the ski-loving denizens of America’s mountain-adjacent cities. Spending your winter therapy assignment on the slopes, carving up the powder and feeling the adrenaline in your veins doesn’t have to be a pipe dream. If you’re still trying to decide where to take your next travel therapy assignment, consider one of these cities: Seattle, Washington There are 12 major ski resorts in Washington State, and each of them is within a four hour drive from Seattle.

The travel therapist’s guide to Los Angeles

The travel therapist’s guide to Los Angeles

There’s never a dull moment in the City of Angels.

One of the best perks of being a travel therapist is the chance to see some of the most iconic places in the country. Los Angeles and the surrounding metropolitan area have many opportunities for therapists at hospitals, clinics and private physical therapy centers. If you accept a contract in Southern California, you’ll always have something to do in your off time. Keep reading to learn about some of the best things to do in the Los Angeles area:

For art lovers

There’s no shortage of spectacular art in the Los Angeles area. The Getty Center should be at the top of your list if you want to spend the day absorbing culture.

The travel therapist’s guide to Los Angeles

Best Places to Travel

There’s never a dull moment in the City of Angels. One of the best perks of being a travel therapist is the chance to see some of the most iconic places in the country. Los Angeles and the surrounding metropolitan area have many opportunities for therapists at hospitals, clinics and private physical therapy centers. If you accept a contract in Southern California, you’ll always have something to do in your off time. Keep reading to learn about some of the best things to do in the Los Angeles area: For art lovers There’s no shortage of spectacular art in the Los Angeles area. The Getty Center should be at the top of your list if you want to spend the day absorbing culture.

Work in these 3 states and you’ll keep more in your pocket – #TravelTherapy

Work in these states and keep more in your pocket

Work in the right states & earn a higher take-home pay.

Working around the country as a traveling therapist means your “take-home pay” will be affected by the tax rates in each state. Some states, like New York have very high income taxes, while other states, such as Texas, don’t have any income tax at all. Yet on top of income tax, you’ll also have to consider sales tax, housing costs and other expenses.

Without further ado, let’s take a look at some states that you might want to consider working in as a travel therapist that will allow you to keep more in your pocket.

Work in these 3 states and you’ll keep more in your pocket – #TravelTherapy

Best Places to Travel, Travel Therapy Advice

Work in the right states & earn a higher take-home pay. Working around the country as a traveling therapist means your “take-home pay” will be affected by the tax rates in each state. Some states, like New York have very high income taxes, while other states, such as Texas, don’t have any income tax at all. Yet on top of income tax, you’ll also have to consider sales tax, housing costs and other expenses. Without further ado, let’s take a look at some states that you might want to consider working in as a travel therapist that will allow you to keep more in your pocket.