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Education - Welcome To APTAAZ

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For Students - Welcome to APTAAZ

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Becoming a Physical Therapist, PT. In order to become a physical therapist, students must graduate from an accredited physical therapy education program, which is a post-baccalaureate degree, information regarding CAPTE (Commission on Accredition in Physical Therapy Education) please click here.. After completing the physical therapy education program, PTs must pass the state-administered ...

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Welcome to APTAAZ

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Covid -19. APTA National has suspended in-person meetings and business travel through April 15th. The Arizona Physical Therapy Association will follow APTA Guidelines, and all in-person Association meetings will be suspended until further notice.

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Join the self-paced program from your office, home, or hotel room using a computer and high speed internet connection. You may start and stop the program at your convenience, continue where you left off, and review supporting materials as often as you like.

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Upon completion of this course, the participant will: Understand the biochemical makeup of cartilage. Understand the types of chondral injury. Understand the various surgical treatments of such injury.

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Webinars - Welcome to APTAAZ

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Get Course Approval; Webinars Practice. State Government Affairs Committee; Federal Governmental Affairs Committee; Arizona State Board of Physical Therapy; House of Delegates; For Students; Practice Committee SIGs. Student SIG; PTA SIG; Early Professional SIG Members. Awards; Scholarships ; Districts. Western Maricopa. District 1 Registration ...

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Contact Us - Welcome to APTAAZ

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Applications for Continuing Education Course CEU Approval. For all continuing education or course approval questions please see refer to our CEU Approval process page:

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Events - Welcome to APTAAZ

Posted: (0 seconds ago) District 4 - Virtual Meeting - Aquatic Therapy: Who will benefit the most? From: Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 06:30 PM - To: Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 07:30 PM

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Practice - aptaaz.org

Posted: (0 seconds ago) House of Delegates. The House of Delegates (House) is an APTA policy-making body comprised of voting chapter delegates, non-voting delegates (the Board of Directors and section, assembly, and PTA Caucus delegates), and consultants. Business of the House is conducted through the introduction of motions, which may amend APTA's bylaws, direct a course of action, articulate an association attitude ...

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Get Course Approval

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The course offering includes methods to evaluate a participant’s attainment of learning objectives; a post-course evaluation survey may fulfill this requirement. Home study courses must have a copy of a written exam that documents successful completion of the course.

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Student SIG - Welcome to APTAAZ

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The Arizona Physical Therapy Association Student Special Interest Group (AzSSIG) exists to enhance the educational experience of all Arizona Physical Therapist and Physical Therapist Assistant Students and facilitate PT/PTA student contribution to and collaboration with the AzAPTA.

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) This course will bring attention to diastasis rectus abdominis, a condition typically present in pregnant and post-partum women. We will cover the implications of diastasis rectus abdominis as it relates to potential back and lumbo-pelvic stability, potential for pelvic …

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Upon completion of this course, participants will: Gain an understanding of common chronic pain diagnoses. Be able to identify helpful therapy interventions for patients with chronic pain. Be able to identify biopsychosocial barriers and skills that therapists can utilize in sessions to facilitate activity level.

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District 3 - Virtual Meeting - All Members are Welcome

Posted: (0 seconds ago) This course will discuss pelvic health considerations in these populations to empower any PT to address concerns or know when to refer out. Bio: Ariana Jones is a board-certified physical therapist with a specialty in women’s and pelvic health physical therapy. After graduation from A.T.

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) This course will discuss the conservative management of idiopathic scoliosis, with a focus on the role of physiotherapeutic specific exercises using the Schroth Method. Developed in Germany in the 1920’s, the Schroth method has helped many individuals conservatively manage their idiopathic scoliosis.

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Using information from neuropsychology and neurobiology, the course will explore some of the environments and cues that may inadvertently alter the pain level of the patient. Finally, strategies to identify and appropriately treat patients with signs and sympsoms of …

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) After participating in the course, attendees will be able to: Explain the life-long process of neuroplasticity and the brain's ability to continually reorganize itself to learn new behaviors, memorize data, and modify existing nerve pathways

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District 5 - Virtual Meeting - Mindful Leadership

Posted: (0 seconds ago) All Member are welcome to attend. April 20, 2021 6:30 - 7:30 PM. Title of Presentation: Mindful Leadership Topic: Brett’s talk will focus on the Leader within each of us and how we can maximize our influence and effectiveness through humility, curiosity, and conscious choice of attitude.

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) This course is designed to distinguish the use of BFR in physical therapy, precautions and contraindications, and how this may impact rehabilitation moving forward. Presenters. Jeffrey Swiers, PT, DPT. Jeffrey Swiers, PT, DPT, is a physical therapist that practices in Orthopedics, Sports, and Chronic Conditions. Jeff is a...

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) This course intends to provide clinicians with a base understanding of the importance of return to sport testing and the current research for hop testing. Learning Objectives: - Understand the risk factors/epedimiology of secondary injury following ACLR

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to: Describe pathology and injury. Understand anatomy and Key Elbow stabilizer. Understand the basic science of healing and scar development Understand PT/OT rehabilitation goals and protocols.

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The clinical assessment of gait speed reflects the integrated performance of multiple organ systems, such as the nervous, sensory, musculoskeletal, and cardiopulmonary systems and has been referred to …

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AZPTA Fall Conference

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Kathy Brewer Dr. Brewer is a dedicated clinician and educator with over 35 years of experience in a variety of settings including acute, outpatient, home care, long term care/SNF and public health programs with an emphasis in geriatric care, education and administration.

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Uses for kettlebells should not be limited to only swinging or limited to the high level strength athletes. Learn a variety of exercises and their implication for improving motor control, balance, strength, and endurance in the physical therapy setting.

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Practice Committee - Welcome to APTAAZ

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The Practice Committee is a group of physical therapist and physical therapist assistant members whose goal is to educate Arizona's clinicians on the administrative rules and statutes that govern the practice of physical therapy in our state.

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) This session is focused on conservative therapy treatment methods of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. The speaker will provide brief background information about the diagnosis, treatments, outcome measures, and specific application of techniques discussed.

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Policies and Bylaws - Welcome to APTAAZ

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Governance Mission. The mission of the Arizona Physical Therapy Association is to: - Promote the professional development and participation of all Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants, and

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District 4 Meeting - Welcome to APTAAZ

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Nov 14, 2019  · This course is guaranteed to improve outcomes for therapists who treat people in pain Presenters: Nick Rainey, PT, DPT Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy . Mike Davis, PT, DPT

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Student Conclave Co-Chair

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Get Course Approval; Webinars Practice. State Government Affairs Committee; Federal Governmental Affairs Committee; Arizona State Board of Physical Therapy; House of Delegates; For Students; Practice Committee SIGs. Student SIG; PTA SIG; Early Professional SIG Members. Awards; Scholarships ; Districts. Western Maricopa. District 1 Registration ...

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Join the self-paced program from your office, home, or hotel room using a computer and high speed internet connection. You may start and stop the program at your convenience, continue where you left off, and review supporting materials as often as you like.

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) After participating in the course, attendees will be able to: Explain the life-long process of neuroplasticity and the brain's ability to continually reorganize itself to learn new behaviors, memorize data, and modify existing nerve pathways

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Scholarships - Welcome to APTAAZ

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Scholarship Awarded by AzPTA. The AZPTA has established a scholarship fund for the awarding of financial support to selected PT and PTA students currently enrolled in programs within geographical boundaries of the State of AZ.

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Federal Governmental Affairs Committee

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The Federal Government Affairs Committee is made up of members who have agreed to be key contacts to our Arizona Members of Congress. They lobby Members of Congress to support issued that are important to physical therapists and also keep AzPTA members aware of those issues.

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State Government Affairs Committee

Posted: (0 seconds ago) AzPTA State Government Affairs Committee meetings are held periodically throughout the year, usually telephonically. Contact Committee Chair, Kadeen Mansor ( [email protected]) if you would like to join the committee. Contact Your State Representative

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Awards - Welcome to APTAAZ

Posted: (0 seconds ago) AzPTA Award Guidelines and Nominating Forms . The Physical Therapy Association of Arizona (AzPTA) recognizes individuals with various awards to acknowledge the efforts of clinicians, educators and leaders who promote and advance the role of the physical therapy profession.

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AZPTA Districts - aptaaz.org

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Get Course Approval; Webinars Practice. State Government Affairs Committee; Federal Governmental Affairs Committee; Arizona State Board of Physical Therapy; House of Delegates; For Students; Practice Committee SIGs. Student SIG; PTA SIG; Early Professional SIG Members. Awards; Scholarships ; Districts. Western Maricopa. District 1 Registration ...

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Leadership & Governance

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Eastern Maricopa County Representative - District 3 Jefferson Holm, PT, DPT Board Certified Neuro Clinical Specialist

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Webinar - Hosted by District 4 - Welcome to APTAAZ

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Aug 13, 2020  · Kirstin has completed the BikePT training course where she began to develop her skills as a bicycle retrofit specialist from the standpoint of not only bike adjustments, but also assessment and treatment of the rider. Kirstin now works at The Motive Physical Therapy Specialists in Oro Valley as an outpatient orthopedic manual therapist where ...

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Centennial Scholar Program

Posted: (0 seconds ago) What is the purpose of the program? The APTA Centennial Scholars Program is designed to build a cadre of future association leaders at both the component and national levels.

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DPT as the Arizona regulatory designation for Physical ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Sep 28, 2017  · The AzPTA Executive Board and the State Government Affairs Committee support moving forward with legislation in 2018 to change the regulatory designation of physical therapists in Arizona from "PT" to "DPT."

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June 2020 Webinars - aptaaz.org

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jun 10, 2020  · Air Date: June 10, 2020 Presenter: Christina Crawford Topic: This webinar will provide information on the current utilization of physical therapy telehealth to better serve various populations. Information will be provided on best practice recommendations and telehealth in the state of Arizona. Evidence-based material will be presented to better understand the application of telehealth.

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Director of Mentorship

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jessica Fairbairn is a new Early Professional who recently graduated from A.T. Still University in June 2018. She currently practices at an outpatient orthopedic clinic in the valley.

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PTA Caucus Representative - aptaaz.org

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Get Course Approval; Webinars Practice. State Government Affairs Committee; Federal Governmental Affairs Committee; Arizona State Board of Physical Therapy; House of Delegates; For Students; Practice Committee SIGs. Student SIG; PTA SIG; Early Professional SIG Members. Awards; Scholarships ; Districts. Western Maricopa. District 1 Registration ...

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Education - Arizona Physical Therapy Association

Posted: (0 seconds ago) This session will explain how orthopedic manual physical therapy can be an effective tool to treat the pediatric orthopedic population. Pediatric patients are not tiny adults, they have conditions and injuries that are specific to their population and without proper understanding the orthopedic manual therapist risks injuring these patients.

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PTA SIG - aptaaz.org

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The APTA Arizona PTA SIG APTAAZ PTA SIG) was established in 1999. The first official meeting was held on March 30, 1999. Deborah Bornmann, PTA is credited with the establishment of …

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