Failing the NPTE is tough no matter who you are. It’s especially tough if you’re someone who sailed through Duke undergrad, aced PT school, and shares your life daily with more than 12,000 Instagram followers. That was the case for Dr. Dashae Smallwood, PT, DPT, who’s also known as The Curly Clinician online. When she failed the NPTE […]
At age 24—long before she’d ever heard of the NPTE or PEAT exam—Alisa had a pretty great life. She’d gotten her communications degree, was living in New York, and had been working successfully in fashion for five years. Then, one night as she walked to the subway, she was hit by a Chevy Suburban SUV.