APTA has resources to support each #FreshPT and #FreshPTA as they start their careers.
The first years of a physical therapy career inspire fresh excitement and new challenges.
Our Early-Career Dues Discount (formerly Career Starter Dues) helps you gain momentum, so we can be your support system throughout your career.
Apr 7, 2020
APTA is here to support you as you take your PT or PTA career to the next level.
Dec 19, 2019
Members have unlimited access to resources previously housed at PTNow: Article Search, CPGs, tests and measures, and more!
Jun 6, 2020
From long-term planning to student loan refinancing, we have resources to assist your financial management.
Jun 3, 2020
Our payment options and dues discounts make it easier to become and stay an APTA member.
Additional For Early-Career PTs and PTAs Content
Apr 9, 2021 / Perspective
APTA is here to help you take control of your financial future.
Apr 1, 2021 / Perspective
After exploring the APTA Financial Solutions Center, I feel more comfortable and in control of my financial situation.
Feb 10, 2021 / Article
Two PTs discuss their career journeys and things to consider when pursuing a PhD.
Feb 9, 2021 / Open Access
APTA Pediatrics has close to 6,000 physical therapist, physical therapist assistant, student, and partner members.
Feb 1, 2021 / Perspective
Language differences can be a barrier to providing the best care we can provide, and it's up to us to address those differences.
Jan 14, 2021 / Article
Zach shares his message to seek out more information, identify bias and limitations when they exist, find mentors, and reflect on experiences whenever possible.
Dec 2, 2020 / Article
In this episode, Cameron talks about how he reassessed his career goals and journey, how this year forced him to be creative and innovative, and he gives tips for listeners to consider when things don't go according to your plan.
Dec 15, 2020 / Perspective
I personally believe that when we truly experience something with all our senses, we are better able to make a connection.
Nov 19, 2020 / Perspective
People constantly asked me why I studied psychology if I wanted to be a PT. The assumption seemed to be that there was no connection between the two.
Oct 14, 2020 / Perspective
The words we use with our patients matter.