Last Month of NPTE Preparation Focus

What should the last month NPTE preparation be like? Studying smartly and effectively, including the last few weeks of reviewing. Most importantly, preparing yourself mentally and holistically including getting enough sleep, eating right and building up your endurance...

NPTE Score Withheld – What Does It Mean?

Here you are “patiently” waiting for your NPTE results after a week and now you see this “WITHHELD” on your screen! OH MY GOD!!! What are the FSBPT people doing to me?! Why, do I have to WAIT some more? That’s so CRUEL! Why ME?! If you are saying this to yourself;...

Decompressing After Taking The NPTE

Great!  You have now completed your NPTE! Pat yourself on the back; you can now check off that you have taken one of the most important exams for your career. Now that you are done with the exam, that part of the roller coaster ride is over. However, you may feel you...

NPTE Misconception – The NPTE Is Hard!

Do you think that the NPTE questions are hard? If so, you’re not alone in thinking this; however, despite what you may think, the questions are actually quite fair! Really you may think, how are the questions actually fair? Your NPTE Mindset How you perceive the exam...

Dealing with NPTE Test Anxiety

When you think about preparing for the National Physical Therapy Exam (NPTE), do you feel that it’s a really hard exam? If you listened or heard from previous candidates over the months or years, they may have horror stories (or post traumatic test anxiety) from this...

How Do You Motivate Yourself To Study For The NPTE?

How do you motivate yourself to study for the NPTE? Well, how would you motivate a patient that’s not interested in doing their home exercise program or coming to therapy? You know it’s good for them, yet it’s like pulling teeth for them to just do the simplest thing!...