APTA is a community of more than 90,000 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and students who care about the future of physical therapy, just like you.
As a student member, you join more than 25,000 student peers committed to making the most of their chosen career — the Student Assembly.
Click through the tabs above for an overview of the ways APTA membership serves you, or see a full list of APTA student benefits.
Not a member? Join today! (Members: Renew your membership!)
With each new member, APTA grows stronger. To request membership information for you, a friend, a colleague, or a student, contact APTA's Member Services department at 800/999-2782, ext 3395, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
APTA understands the unique demands and experiences physical therapy students encounter on the road to graduating and obtaining licensure. Take a look at resources designed for students of physical therapy:
PTNow: Tools for advancing physical therapist practice, including clinical summaries, tests and measures, clinical practice guidelines, and more.
ArticleSearch (formerly Open Door): Full text articles from health care journals and magazines.
PTJ: Cutting edge research and case reports.
Guide to Physical Therapist Practice: The essential resource for daily practice. The online Guide includes enhanced features you won't find in your textbook.
Licensure and Exams: Includes basics about the National Physical Therapy Examination and licensure. (Note: APTA doesn't provide licensure or administer exams for PTs or PTAs.)
See a full list of APTA student benefits. Questions? Contact email@example.com for additional assistance.