Physical Therapy

Addressing Diversity - Physical Therapy

APTA Minority Affairs

The Department of Minority/International Affairs' primary responsibility is providing resources which will assist APTA members become culturally competent practitioners and educating APTA membership and the general public about the importance of valuing cultural diversity in the profession of physical therapy and the Association.

Among its initiatives is the blueprint for teaching cultural competence in physical therapy education. Click here to read the blueprint and/or to learn about the activities of the American Physical Therapy Association.