APTA Podcasts

APTA Podcasts


Latest Episodes

PTA Outlook: COVID & Other Practice Issues – APTA Live
September 09, 2020

Sean Bagbey, PTA, ATC, MHA, and Kacey Kline, PTA, BS, discuss the role of the PTA and the value they offer to the profession. They also discussed the implications of COVID-19, the looming budget cuts from CMS, and the job outlook for the profession.

Sweat Equity Pays Off – Defining Moment
September 04, 2020

It’s hard to work under a layer of PPE, but the results can be incredibly uplifting.

Student Success
September 02, 2020

Student success and today’s students as the future of the profession with guest, Alex Koszalinski, PT, DPT, PhD, Assistant Dean and Director of Curriculum, Doctor of Physical Therapy at South College.

PT and PTA Teams
August 24, 2020

Christine Davidson, PT, DPT, and Nanako Barry, PTA, CBIS, won the APTA Outstanding PT-PTA Team Award for their exceptional teamwork and collaboration and share their model for success and answer your questions.

DEI Discussions: Race and Racism
August 21, 2020

APTA’s first in a series of discussions about diversity, equity, and inclusion. This discussion focused on race and racism in physical therapy. 

PT Compact: 101
August 05, 2020

Enacted in 2017, the Physical Therapy Licensure Compact was created to increase consumer access to physical therapist services by reducing regulatory barriers to interstate mobility and cross–state practice. With T.J.

Another Kind of Mobility – Defining Moment
August 03, 2020

Serving patients where they live, through a different practice model. By Mollie Hope, PT, DPT.

Food for Thought – and Action – Defining Moment
July 27, 2020

As we move through life, we are confronted by moments, unexpected and unplanned, that can change us forever, if only we allow them to do so. By Ann W. Jackson, PT, DPT, MPH

The Essential Role of Home- and Community-Based Physical Therapists During the COVID-19 Pandemic
July 24, 2020

Jason Falvey, PT, DPT, PhD, lays out key challenges facing the physical therapy profession, key research priorities, and key opportunities as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Reducing risk of avoidable hospitalization,

Physical Therapist Management of Total Knee Arthroplasty: An Author Interview
July 23, 2020

Dr. Hunter and Dr. Jette share some of the experiences and insights of the total knee arthroplasty (TKA) guideline development group, including the comprehensive and systematic process used, the amount and quality of evidence analyzed,