New Resources Section!

After graduating and “leaving the nest,” navigating your professional and sometimes personal terrain can be tricky.  You may feel that you are starting from scratch and have to figure it out on your own.  Some of you may be fortunate to have identified several professional mentors, or have colleagues that help show you the way. …

Mission & Values

OUR MISSION Deliver value for early career NCPTA members by expanding opportunities for: Mentorship Continuing education and competency Leadership development Advocacy Collaboration OUR VALUES Community: build relationships among members across specialties, practice settings, geographic locations, and career stages. Engagement: engage early professional PTs and PTAs in local, state, national, and global issues concerning physical therapy…

Are you a #FreshPT or #FreshPTA?

Are you seeking mentorship, advice, or avenues for growth now that you’re out of school? The NCPTA is here to help with a new Special Interest Group (SIG). Now, we need your help to make it a reality. We’re looking for early career PTs and PTAs (0-5 year’s experience) to help us build NCPTA’s Early…

Learn About Special Interest Sections & Groups

APTA Sections APTA’s special-interest sections give you the resources you need to stay current in your area of expertise and connect with others sharing your specific interests. With 18 sections to choose from, you’re sure to find something of interest to you! Join a section!: Section membership is open to ALL current APTA members. Join…

Introducing the NCPTA EP SIG Mentorship Program

Through the NCPTA EP SIG Mentorship Program, we hope to create sustainable and supportive mentor relationships between Early Career and Mid/Later Career professionals. The program will endeavor to match individuals across North Carolina based on their geography, practice setting, or area of interest.  Please visit the Mentorship Resources page to fill out an interest form….

Join Today!

Join the NCPTA Early Professional Special Interest Group today.  Thank you for your interest in the NCPTA Early Professional Special Interest Group. We are excited about you joining us! We look forward to being able to support you in your professional and personal journey as you transition from student to professional. Membership is free for…