Call for Nominations for Appointments to the
North Carolina Board of Physical Therapy Examiners

All North Carolina physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensees will receive an email outlining the process to submit names of individuals for the Governor to consider when making
appointments to the Board.

Two physical therapist and one physical therapist assistant position will be available for appointment in 2021.

Nominations are due by 6/5/2020

Please watch your email for the online nomination link and for information related to candidate qualifications and policy/procedures regarding nominations. Or if you prefer, here is the link to
make nominations:

Coronavirus Updates

Response to the coronavirus pandemic is evolving and information is changing daily.

Please refer to the main APTA resource page  for the most up to date information

For questions specific to using telehealth in North Carolina, the NCBPTE website is very helpful: 

Refer to APTA NC Resource Page  (Members Only) for more information on reimbursement, telehealth, and local updates. 

APTA Centennial 
 In 2021 APTA will celebrate 100 years as a member association! Click the logo below to learn more about the centennial.
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APTA NC Slate Chapter Offices

This year the APTA NC has a large leadership slate to fill in preparation for the fall elections. We will begin accepting nominations on May 1! The following positions will take office on January 1, 2021. If you would like to learn more about any open position, or if you, or someone you know, would like to run, please email the Nominating Committee chair at:

  • Vice President, 1 to be elected, 3-year term
  • Director at Large for Practice, 1 to be elected, 3-year term
  • Director at Large, PTA, 1 to be elected, 3-yr term
  • Director at Large, Payor Relations, 1 to be elected, 3-yr term
  • Delegates, 4 to be elected, 2-yr term
  • Nominating Committee Member, 2 to be elected, 3-yr term
  • Scholarship and Loan Committee Member, 2 to be elected, 3-yr term
  • PTA Caucus Representative, 1 to be elected, 2-yr term

Congratulations to Vicki Tilley, PT who was elected on June 1st to the Board of the Directors of the American Physical Therapy Association. Vicki has been a long-time supporter and advocate for APTA North Carolina. We know she will shine on the APTA Board of Directors. Well done! 

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9/26/2020 » 9/27/2020
# 415 Myofascial Release Therapy…Soft Tissue Mobilization for Pain Management and Improved Mobility

10/24/2020 » 10/25/2020
#352 Handling the Rib Cage for Improved Respiratory Coordination in Function

11/14/2020 » 11/15/2020
#116 Cervical Spine Evaluation, Examination, and Intervention: Functional Integration