Events and Education

Journal CLub

Next: November 14

Discussion: Progression of Gait Changes in Older Adults With Mild Cognitive Impairment: A Systematic Review
Earn .15 CEUs

Balance & Fall Prevention Credential

Course 1: October 6-8
Atlanta, Georgia

Gain expertise in the science of balance and aspects of fall prevention, particularly for community-dwelling older adults.

CERTIFIED EXERCISE EXPERT FOR AGING ADULTS (CEEAA)

Various Dates
and Locations in 2023

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Salem, Oregon
Palmyra, Virginia

GeriNotes

The Official E-magazine of
APTA Geriatrics

Academy news and geriatric physical therapy-focused content. Published 5 times a year. Download recent and archived issues.

ORTHOTICS CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINE

Webinar: October 26

Earn .10 CEUs

Download the FREE Cognitive/Mental Health Toolkit

quick screening tools for individuals demonstrating cognitive deficits

Who We Are

We are committed to building a community that advances the profession of physical therapy to optimize the experience of aging.
Geriatrics is a rapidly growing specialty in physical therapy. APTA Geriatrics, An Academy of the American Physical Therapy Association, supports those therapists, assistants, and students who work with an ageing population in roles of advocacy, direct patient care, consultation, supervision, and education. The Academy was formed in 1978 to address the needs of the physical therapy practitioner working with the ageing client. Today, it represents and serves over 5,500 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and other health care providers interested in the area of geriatric physical therapy. Our top quality replica watches are replicated to atmost perfect. Find the new style for any occasion from the nice replica rolex with Our Online shop!

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Provider Fact Sheet

Provider Fact Sheet

October 23, 2023
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