Four Easy Ways to Order:
1. By Phone: 800/999-APTA (2782), between 8:30 am and 6:00 pm ET, Monday-Friday. Please have your credit card information ready.
Note: Express/Rush Next-Day or 2nd-Day delivery service orders must be placed by phone. Orders placed after 12 noon, ET, will not be processed until the next business day. Delivery day is calculated from the date the order is processed. For more details, contact APTA Member Services.
2. By Mail: Return your order form (.pdf) with your payment (payable to APTA) to:
Note: Gift certificates or redeemable discount coupons cannot be exchanged by telephone or via the Internet. To redeem an "APTA Gift Certificate" or redeemable coupon, please attach the required document to your order form and mail it to the address below. Nonsubmission of these required documents will delay the processing of your order.
American Physical Therapy Association
PO Box 75701
Baltimore, Maryland 21275-5701
3. By Internet*: Order online using APTA's convenient and secure Online Store. Or send your order information, including title, order number, and quantity, to email@example.com. Please provide credit card number, expiration date, name as it appears on the card, credit card billing address, membership information, daytime phone number, and shipping address.
*Note: If you fax your order or send it via the Internet, please do not send a duplicate by mail.
General Shipping Information
Please allow 3 weeks for processing and shipping of your order. Member Services hours are 8:30 am to 6:00 pm, ET. Any express delivery orders taken after noon, ET, will be processed the following business day. Delivery day is calculated from the date the order is processed.
Please enter your shipping address carefully. A $10 fee is charged for changing the shipping address after you have placed your order.
Payment must accompany your order and must be remitted in US funds. No purchase orders accepted for online orders. If you wish to use a purchase order, place your order by mail, as detailed above. If you need additional information about purchase orders, please contact APTA Member Services at 800/999-APTA (2782), or at firstname.lastname@example.org. To qualify for discounted member rates, the order must be submitted by a member of APTA or include the name/membership number of the member placing the order.
When ordering bulk quantities of complimentary publications via overnight service, please note that quantities larger than 100 copies will incur additional delivery charges. For example:
Quantity of 100-499 incurs service charge of $25
Quantity of 500-1,000 incurs service charge of $50
Gift certificates or redeemable discount coupons must be redeemed by mail.
Prices are subject to change without notice.
Quantity discounts are available for certain publications, as identified in the catalog.
Bookstores will receive a 20% discount off the nonmember price on all items, except FirstHand (Order No. SM-3), for which there is no bookstore discount. Sorry, no additional discounts on bulk orders. For all items other than FirstHand (Order No. SM-3), written requests for refunds/returns must be received within 90 days of shipment date. For FirstHand returns, written requests for refunds/returns must be received within 30 days of shipment date. Unauthorized returns will be refused.
Shipping & Handling Charges
Up to $19.99 ....................... $4
$20 to $49.99 ...................... $7
$50 to $99.99 ...................... $10
$100 to $199.99 .................. $14
$200 to $299.99 .................. $19
$300 or more ....................... $26
-plus-For international orders outside of Canada or Mexico,
please add: ..... $17
-plus-For Express Delivery, please add the following to your shipping charge:
2nd-Day air ........................ $16
Next-Day air ...................... $30
Please note that Express Delivery/Rush Orders must be placed before 12 noon, ET, for next-day air orders to be shipped and received the next day or for 2nd-Day air orders to be received on the second day. Orders placed on a Friday after 12 noon, or during the weekend or on a holiday, will not be processed until the next business day. Delivery day is calculated from the date the order is processed.
Most orders are shipped by United Parcel Service. PO Box, APO, and FPO numbers are shipped 1st class mail. Allow 3 weeks from receipt of order for items to reach you.
Returns and exchanges must be made within 30 days of receipt of order. If your exchange costs more than the original order, please submit additional payment with your request. A return form is printed on the bottom of the packing slip for your convenience. Simply complete the form, and return it with the item. Merchandise should be returned in resalable condition. Shipping and handling costs are not refundable.
Refunds for Overpayments
Overpayments of $5 or more will be refunded automatically. Overpayments under $5 will be refunded only upon written request.
If anything you order from APTA fails to meet your expectations, please return it within 30 days for an exchange or refund. (Shipping and handling costs are not refunded.)