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Benefits of joining APTA

Discounts when you’re a member, networking through coursework and job listings, access to PTNow

Provides opportunities, community, and collective action

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Relationship between CAPTE and APTA

APTA and CAPTE are partnered to form guidelines and standardization for accrediting PT/PTA programs

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Brand Behaviors of APTA

Professional
Entrepreneurial
Inspirational
Knowledgeable

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APTA House of Delegates - Role

Policy making body

EX: determine policies, amend/repeal bylaws, adopt ethical principals to guide member conduct

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APTA Board of Directors - Role

Planning body

15 members, 3 year term

EX: carry out policies of the HOD, establish priorities for utilizing resources

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Benefits of belong to sections in APTA

Helps you to stay current in your field and up-to-date on research/advances

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APTA lobbying at federal level

Direct access

Self referral

Choose PT campaign for Opioid Epidemic

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Components of APTA

51 chapters

American Council of Academic PT

18 sections

Student Assembly

PTA Caucus

All components can have committees, districts, and special interest groups

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APTA Brand

Move Forward - Physical Therapy Brings Motion to Life

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APTA Brand Promise

PTs are experts at restoring and improving motion to achieve long-term quality of life

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Sage/Hero Characteristics

SAGE - known as teacher & coach, delivers knowledge, offers independence, focus on understanding, traits as experts and advisors

HERO - known as rescuer and warrior, delivers courage, offers mastery, focus on providing, traits as motivator