Physical Therapy in Gender-Affirming Care: Transgender Health
Join us on January 22, 2022, for this 16-hour hybrid course that is appropriate for any physical rehabilitation professional, regardless of their specialty area, who has an interest in better serving the people who are gender diverse. Within the course, participants will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and skillset in working with individuals of all gender identities. There will also be particular education regarding gender affirming genital surgeries in addition to the discussion surrounding other gender-affirming surgeries and medical interventions that people transitioning might choose. Learn more and register today.
CSM 2022 Sponsorship Packages Now Available
Promote your products and services to Academy’s 3,800+ members and 10,000+ physical therapy professionals. CSM 2022 Sponsorship opportunities are now available! If you want to promote your company or products at CSM 2022 but are not able to travel or be there in-person, check out our Academy’s sponsorship opportunities! Sponsorship is a great way to support the pelvic and abdominal health physical therapy profession’s future. All of our sponsorship levels offer virtual advertising options which allow us to reach more people (those attending and not attending CSM). If you have a question about any of our sponsorship levels or about year-round advertising options, please contact Aika Barzhaxynova, Executive Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Explore all sponsorship and advertising options!
Join our professional community of 3,700+ Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants and Physical Therapy Students specializing in the pelvic health physical therapy field and beyond. Get access to evidence-based education, the latest research and guidance for the work you do every day. Challenge yourself to seize that next career milestone while transforming your patients’ lives. Join one or more of our Special Interest Groups to contribute to discussions relevant to students, early-professionals and pregnancy & postpartum topics. Find your state representative and begin an advocacy campaign in your state or network with fellow state members.
Together, we make the pelvic health physical therapy profession possible.
Advance or gain new physical therapy knowledge and practical, clinical skills through 100+ of our high-quality online and in-person certificate courses in pelvic, obstetric, transgender, pediatric health and beyond. Taught by experienced educators around the country, courses apply the most current evidence and translate it into usable, practical skills enabling physical therapy professionals to introduce or improve their clinical care standards and better serve their patients. Join our Academy to receive member-exclusive discounts on all of our courses and conferences.
Research & Knowledge
Explore the high-quality research in our Journal of Women’s Health Physical Therapy (JWHPT; member benefit), apply for a research grant, join our Journal Club webinars or submit a manuscript!
Practice & Advocacy
The Academy strives to become the leading source of evidence-based practice information, data, and research for the pelvic and abdominal health physical therapy profession. Browse through the latest Clinical Practice Guidelines, position statements, payment and reimbursement guidelines and and state and federal legislative updates.
APTA Pelvic Health is a member-led association where members make our physical therapy profession and industry advancement possible. Make an impact in your local or national community by running for national office office, donating toward physical therapy research or global charities, volunteering for a committee or at the annual conference or sponsoring an international education program. Whether you are donating money or time, your generosity and kindness help support and advance research, practice and patient care locally and globally.
“The mission at Intimate Rose is to advance pelvic health worldwide. Intimate Rose combines best-in-class pelvic health devices with detailed educational materials for patients and clinicians. Intimate Rose is committed to furthering evidence-based practice by funding the Academy of Pelvic Health’s research grant ($10,000), thereby expanding clinician knowledge for optimal patient outcomes.”