This book provides a practical approach for those considering physiotherapy as a career. Dispelling the myths about physiotherapy this guide explores current practice and introduces the reader to a range of innovations in modern physiotherapy training and practice. The reader is taken on a journey from their initial enquiry about this essential profession, to the point at which they consider the direction of their first graduate post. Information is provided to enable a prospective student to access a suitable course and negotiate the application process. They are presented with advice from experienced educators on how to get the most from their academic and practice placement opportunities.