Are You Ready to Be Connected?
The Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is seeking to partner with pediatric PTs and PTAs outside the United States and other professionals within the US who serve children. We hope that by sharing information and working together, we can improve services for children and families. With more than 5,000 current members, the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy is one of the largest specialty sections of APTA. The Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy represents pediatric physical therapy and serves as a collective voice to support provision of the highest quality physical therapy services to children, their families, and adults with developmental disabilities. This makes the Partners Program of the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy the ideal choice for professionals working or studying in the field of pediatrics. To join the Academy as a Partner, sign up online to pay by credit card.
As a Partner of the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy you will receive the following benefits:
The Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy has many opportunities to get involved - we encourage you to offer your time and expertise! The rewards gained from involvement with pediatric physical therapists benefit your career growth and provide personal gratification. We welcome the opportunity to acquaint you with our Section!
The annual Partner fee is $75, covering a single year of benefits (January 1-December 31), which must be submitted by December 15 of each year. This fee is required annually for each successive renewal of your Partner status. To join the Academy as a Partner, sign up online to pay by credit card or download the Partners form and mail it in with a check
Who Is Eligible for Pediatric Partner Status?
If you are not eligible for membership in APTA, you can join the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy as a Partner. This includes PTs and PTAs who live in a country other than the United States and non-PTs/PTAs who work in an affiliated field and would benefit from Academy membership.