About Us

APTA Alabama is a chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association, representing over 1,000 members who are physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and students of physicaltherapy. The object of the Association is to represent and promote the profession of physical therapy and to meet the needs and interests of its members in order to address the physical therapy needs of members of society and to develop and advance the artand science of physical therapy, including practice, education and research. The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), a nationwide professional organization representing over 100,000 members.


The mission of APTA Alabama is to maximize health and movement in Alabama through engagement, advocacy, education, and innovation.


Empowering Alabama to live well.

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Easy Pay Plan
Make your dues payments more manageable with APTA’s Easy Pay Plan, which gives you the option to pay your membership dues in four equal payments over a six month period.

How It Works: When you renew, join, or rejoin APTA you can use your credit or debit card to have payments automatically deducted from your account every other month for a period of six months (total of four payments). To participate in the plan, simply complete the Easy Pay Plan portion of your application or renewal invoice and submit it. It’s that easy.

Apply or renew via the Easy Pay Plan.

Early Career Dues Discount

The Early Career Dues Discount is the way for you to save 50% (up to $270) off your national and chapter dues in your first year post graduation, plus receive a free registration to APTA’s NEXT Conference & Exposition.

Additionally, APTA currently is offering a limited-time pilot opportunity for eligible members 2-4 years post graduation to save on membership renewal.

The discounts for the pilot are as follows:

40% off national, participating chapter & participating section dues – second year postgraduation

30% off national, participating chapter & participating section dues – third year postgraduation

20% off national, participating chapter & participating section dues – fourth year postgraduation

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