The APTA Virginia is a membership-driven organization and the only statewide physical therapy advocacy and education organization in Virginia. APTA Virginia was established as the Virginia Physical Therapy Association, a component of the American Physical Therapy Association, to build a community that advances the profession of physical therapy and improve the health of society. Our member base includes physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, students of physical therapy, as well as retired physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. We engage and empower our members to be a leading voice in the health care industry, positive influencers of the physical therapy profession, and a strong collective force for improving the human experience.

Our mission is building a community that advances the profession of physical therapy to improve the health of society.

Value Statements

APTA Virginia advances physical therapy practice by connecting members who share similar interests, serving as a centralized point of contact for practice and payor relations, sharing leadership and career opportunities, and providing multimodal learning experiences.

APTA Virginia welcomes students to the physical therapy profession by supporting them throughout their student journey, creating networking opportunities, offering student-focused events, and fostering engagement throughout their entire physical therapy careers.

Patients, Clients, and Communities
APTA Virginia empowers patients, clients, and communities to be knowledgeable of how physical therapy can support their health needs and goals.

The Profession
Together, APTA Virginia and our members are dedicated to safeguarding and advancing the physical therapy profession through our advocacy, education, and public awareness initiatives.


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Interested in joining the APTA Viringia? 

Our rates are:

$103 = PT
$72 = PTA 
$10 = Student
$51 = PT Post Prof. Student
$77 = Corresponding PT/PTA
$0 = Corresponding Student