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CPTA Sponsored Continuing Education

Education for a lifetime

The California Physical Therapy Association (CPTA) is pleased to announce the 2016 listing of CPTA Sponsored Continuing Education Courses for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. Please register at least 2 weeks prior to the start of the course. Confirmation of your registration will be sent via e-mail within 2 business days. Most courses have a maximum capacity and may fill prior to the start of the course. Please register early!

If you are a member of the APTA and do not live in California, please print a registration form and fax it to (916) 646-5960.



January 21-22, 2017

Credentialed Clinical Instructor Program -- COURSE FULL
Location: San Mateo Medical Center, San Mateo, CA

Presenter: Marijean Piorkowski, PT, DPT


April 29, 2017

California Student Conclave
Location: CSU, Fresno


June 2-3, 2017

Advanced Credentialed Clinical Instructor
Location: San Diego, CA

Presenter: TBD


July 7-9, 2017
If You Can’t Breathe, You Can’t Function: Integrating Cardiopulmonary and Postural Control Strategies in the Pediatric and Adult Populations
Location: Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, Laguna Hills, CA

Presenter: Mary Massery, PT, DPT, DSc


August 12-13, 2017
Functional Biomechanics of the Lower Quarter: Implications for the Evaluation and Treatment of Musculoskeletal Disorders
Location: Northern CA location, TBD

Presenter: Christopher Powers, PT, PhD, FAPTA


September 16-17, 2017
CPTA Annual Conference
Location: San Diego Convention Center, San Diego CA


October 28-29, 2017
Movement System Impairment Syndromes of the Lumbar Spine and Hip: Interaction and Evidence
Location:Samuel Merritt University, Oakland, CA

Presenter: Shirley Sahrmann, PT, PhD, FAPTA


December 8-9, 2017
Cervicogenic Dizziness, Managing Patients with Vestibular Disorders
Location: Kaiser Permanente, San Jose, CA

Presenter: Rob Landel, PT, DPT, FAPTA


Additional courses being added to the schedule include:

  • APTA's Clinical Instructor Credentialing and Education Program 
  • ICD-10
  • Documentation
  • Reimbursement
  • and much more! 

CPTA is proud to offer the highest quality programming and faculty with courses designed to enhance your practice. If you have a suggestion for a course topic, course speaker, or would like to host a course at your facility, please contact Rita Pierson at

Want to present a course for CPTA?

Programming has been set for the 2016 and 2017 CPTA Annual Conferences. We will identify topics and speakers for 2018 CPTA Annual Conference this upcoming March. If you are interested in presenting at Annual Conference or a stand alone course, please submit your proposal to CPTA by clicking here.

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