Having a student special interest group (SSIG) in your state can increase student involvement with APTA at the national and state levels. SSIGs help students develop a professional network, optimize communication skills, strengthen their knowledge base, and refine their interests.
Developing a Student Special Interest Group (.pdf)
This manual will help you understand the purpose and benefits of a SSIG and guide you through the initial development. You will also find great tips on goal writing, communication etiquette, and teamwork.