What motivates us? That’s the question Daniel Pink asked in his best-selling book Drive and in his 2009 TED talk “The Puzzle of Motivation.” APTA physical therapist member Steve Anderson interviewed Pink at for his podcast Profiles in Leadership, here’s a taste of that discussion—a conversation that’s about which motivational tactics work and when.
December 2018: Live Student Assembly Xchange chat with physical therapist Michael Gans as he talks about how leadership can expand your horizons personally and professionally. http://www.apta.org/XchangeSA/
Students identify and meet a need. Patients with cancer benefit. Authors: By Barbara Trencher, SPT, and Sarah Urke, SPT (PT in Motion magazine, September 2018)
August 19, 2018: Live Student Assembly Xchange chat with Jimmy Pacini, PTA, title or why he’s cool as he talks about how to build professional relationships. http://www.apta.org/Xchangesa/
July 22, 2018: Live Student Assembly Xchange chat with 49th McMillan Lecturer Laurie Hack, PT, DPT, PhD, MBA, FAPTA, as she talks about rising to the top of our profession. http://www.apta.org/Xchangesa/
June 17, 2018: Live Student Assembly Xchange chat with Casey Coleman, PT, DPT, and Joses Ngugi, PT, DPT, co-founders of Pre-PT Grind, talk about doing something different within our profession. http://www.apta.org/Xchangesa/
Laurie Hack, PT, DPT, PhD, MBA, FAPTA, discusses her McMillan Lecture: “Wisdom and Courage: Doing the Right Thing” at APTA NEXT 2018 in Orlando.
Three years ago, this body elected me APTA president—a tremendous honor that opened a door to an even greater privilege. I have always been proud to be a member of APTA, and I have always been fulfilled by opportunities to contribute to this association, but serving as APTA president has been enriching beyond measure.
NEXT 2017: This seeming Gordian knot was the feature of the NEXT 2017 Rothstein Roundtable. This podcast hints at the panelists’ consensus that big changes must happen and that it isn’t going to be easy.
March 2018 Student Assembly XchangeSA Facebook livestream provided tips for becoming a leader.
Josh D’Angelo knows what it’s like to feel lost, and what it’s like to aggressively pursue what you believe in. (December 2017)
A quote from Saint Ignatius Loyola motivated Efosa Guobadia’s desire to increase access to quality rehabilitation medicine around the world. (November 15, 2017)
Cruz Romero, PT, DPT, and Gillian McLean, director of communications for the APTA Student Assembly host a town hall with APTA’s CEO Justin Moore, PT, DPT (November 2017)
Student Assembly #XchangeSA with Jesse Elis, PT, DPT, FAAOMPT, on Mentorship & Meaningful Professional Relationships
Listen to a discussion interview held at NEXT 2017 in Boston with Jeanine Gunn, PT, DPT, APTA Board of Directors treasurer on ways that today’s PT and PTA students can step-up, get involved, and make their mark on our profession.