Welcome - Future of our Profession!
APTA is a community of more than 100,000 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and students who care about the future of physical therapy, just like you.
It’s easy to see how you can get off to a good start with APTA and the Maryland Chapter on your side. APTA of Maryland membership is the best investment you can make in your education and your career. The Chapter has a Student Special Interest Group (SSIG) that is a group designed to benefit Maryland DPT and PTA students by providing a state-level resource for students to network and develop relationships that will last a lifetime. APTAMD and APTA also have several pathways for you to start your journey to become leaders in our profession. See below for details.
APTA Maryland Supports
You on Your Path
Become a Certified Specialist
Maximize your PT potential by achieving ABPTS board certification in any of nine clinical specialty areas.
Attain Advanced Proficiency
APTA’s PTA Advanced Proficiency Pathways program allows you to increase knowledge in skill in any of nine areas.