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Summer Skill Boost: Advance Your Career with Our Pelvic Health Courses!
Summer Skill Boost: Advance Your Career with Our Pelvic Health Courses!

ummer is the perfect time to invest in your professional growth. Enroll in our pelvic and obstetric health physical therapy courses to earn CEUs and enhance your expertise. Whether you're looking to deepen your knowledge or stay ahead in your field, our summer courses offer the perfect opportunity t Continue Reading

Date posted05/29/2024


Harvest New Skills This Fall: CEUs in Pelvic Health for PTs, PTAs, and SPTs!
Harvest New Skills This Fall: CEUs in Pelvic Health for PTs, PTAs, and SPTs!

As the leaves turn, turn over a new leaf in your career. Enroll in our pelvic and obstetric health physical therapy courses this fall to earn CEUs and boost your professional capabilities. This is your opportunity to learn from the best, network with fellow therapists... Continue Reading

Date posted05/29/2024


Take Your PT Practice to the Next Level with Specialty Courses
Take Your PT Practice to the Next Level with Specialty Courses

Enhance your physical therapy skills with our specialty topic courses, taught by leading external educators. Dive into cutting-edge techniques and broaden your expertise to elevate your practice and provide exceptional care to your patients. Continue Reading

Date posted05/29/2024


We are Seeking Members to Join the Pelvic Health Outcome Tool Task Force
We are Seeking Members to Join the Pelvic Health Outcome Tool Task Force

Develop an updated master list of approved outcome tools for pelvic health physical therapy. Share the final approved outcome tool document for final distribution to Academy members Continue Reading

Date posted05/15/2024


APTA Pelvic Health Maryland State Rep Hosts MD's First In-Person Meetup!
APTA Pelvic Health Maryland State Rep Hosts MD's First In-Person Meetup!

Maryland State Meetup: "Common Vulvovaginal Conditions" in Baltimore, MDJohns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center The Academy of Pelvic Health Physical Therapy's Maryland State Representative, Laura Scheufele, and Secretary, Kelly Huestis, recently hosted the first Maryland Pelvic Health in-person... Continue Reading

Postedby Laura L. Scheufele
Date posted05/15/2024


2025 Initial WCS Certification Application Window Opens May 13!
2025 Initial WCS Certification Application Window Opens May 13!

This prestigious certification is designed to empower physical therapists with specialized knowledge and skills in women's health, allowing them to provide comprehensive care to women across the lifespan. Continue Reading

Postedby Academy of Pelvic Health Physical Therapy
Date posted05/12/2024


2024 Academy Elections: Meet Your Candidates on May 7, 9, and 13!
2024 Academy Elections: Meet Your Candidates on May 7, 9, and 13!

Join your Nominating Committee as they introduce the 2024 election slate this week! The Nominating Committee has scheduled three upcoming meet and greets that will be hosted virtually throughout the week. Meet and greet events will be recorded and recordings will be made available here. Continue Reading

Date posted05/6/2024


APTA Pelvic Health Texas-South State Rep Hosts TX's First 2024 In-Person Meetup!
APTA Pelvic Health Texas-South State Rep Hosts TX's First 2024 In-Person Meetup!

Mamawah Bourque, PT, DPT (Texas-South State Rep) recently hosted a "Below the Belt" Movie Screening in Houston, TX. While the weather was not the best that day and detracted some from attending, there was still a great interdisciplinary turnout composed of physicians, a sex therapist, chiropractors, Continue Reading

Postedby Mamawah Isata Bourque
Date posted05/2/2024


JWPHPT Welcomes Dr. Shefali Christopher as New Associate Editor
JWPHPT Welcomes Dr. Shefali Christopher as New Associate Editor

Shefali Christopher PT, DPT, PhD, LAT, ATC serves as the director of admissions and is a core faculty member of the Tufts DPT Seattle program. Continue Reading

Postedby Cynthia Michelle Chiarello
Date posted04/26/2024


Join APTA Advocacy Efforts, Add Your Voice to APTA Capitol Hill Day
Join APTA Advocacy Efforts, Add Your Voice to APTA Capitol Hill Day

Today, over 230 passionate advocates from the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) are making their voices heard on Capitol Hill. As part of APTA Capitol Hill Day, these advocates are rallying behind three crucial bills aimed at advancing the physical therapy profession and improving health Continue Reading

Postedby Academy of Pelvic Health Physical Therapy
Date posted04/16/2024


$40,000 Pelvic Health Research Grant Applications Due on July 31, 2024
$40,000 Pelvic Health Research Grant Applications Due on July 31, 2024

Consider applying for the Academy of Pelvic Health Physical Therapy's $40,000 Pelvic Heatlh Research Grant through the Foundation of Physical Theray Research. The application window opens April 9, 2024 and closes July 31, 2024. These dates are subject to change. Please be sure to check the FPTR webs Continue Reading

Date posted04/9/2024


Deadline for 2024 Election Nominations Extended Until April 15
Deadline for 2024 Election Nominations Extended Until April 15

Due to the original deadline occurring on a holiday weekend, the Academy of Pelvic Health Physical Therapy has decided to extend the nomination deadline. All nominations and nominee applications are now due: Continue Reading

Date posted04/5/2024