APTA Perspectives Magazine

Latest Issue

Download the Winter 2018 issue of Perspectives Magazine (.pdf)

In this issue:


  • Bringing Diversity Into Focus
    Being culturally competent requires you to look beyond what you can see on the surface and consider less-obvious elements as well.
  • Passion and Purpose Drive Pro Bono Service
    Let your passions drive your commitment to giving back to the community, either locally, nationally, or internationally.
  • PTNow: Your Clinical Practice Companion
    Stay on top of evidence-based research with PTNow, your portal to a wealth of information and tools.
  • Fraudulent Recruitment and Predatory Journals
    As an early-career PT or PTA, you need to be wary of being taken advantage of; if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.


  • Career Coach – To grow as a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant, surround yourself with dissenters.
  • My Perspectives – Observations From Early-Career PTs and PTAs

Perspectives is written for PT and PTA members who are in the first 5 years of their career.


Content on this page directly from the American Physical Therapy Association website.