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Member Benefits

While your membership investment will return its cost in direct value to you, one of your primary benefits is a voice in the future of the physical therapy profession. Products and services listed below are not endorsed by CPTA. Here are highlights of the benefits of belonging to the CPTA:

CPTA Staff

A dedicated staff ready to answer questions and help you reach your professional goals.

CPTA Website

Exclusive access to members only information on CPTA’s award-winning website.

PT Interventions

Members receive CPTA’s newsletter, PT Interventions; for all others, the price is $50/year.

California PT Notes

CPTA’s bi-weekly email newsletter.

Continuing Education

Professional development courses to enhance your expertise. CPTA offers a 60% discount to members for all Chapter, District, and SIG sponsored courses, as well as the CPTA Annual Conference.

Discounts on CPTA Advertising

CPTA Members receive a 10% discount on all CPTA advertising.

Legislative Efforts

  • Strong, ongoing representation in legislative and regulatory affairs and payment policy at the state level.
  • Payment Policy Answers & Updates
  • An expert in payment policy available to answer your questions and provide timely updates on payment policy changes and trends.

Online Membership Directory

CPTA members have exclusive access to the Online Membership Directory.

Opportunities to expand your professional network

You’ll be in touch with people who share your interests and ideals — people who care deeply about the future of your profession.

Career Center

The Career Center is constantly updated with current postings. Response from both job seekers and prospective employers has been outstanding!

CPTA Professional Consulting Services
Providing You with the Tools You Need for an Effective Practice

Practice and payment issues are often time consuming and difficult to resolve. The California Physical Therapy Association (CPTA) Professional Consulting Services (PCS) can help!

The CPTA PCS Program provides members with flexibly designed, cost-effective services for those who experience practice and payment issues daily.
Click here for more information.

Centers of Excellence Practice Resource Manual


The Practice Resource Manual offers a comprehensive package including:

  • Reimbursement Resources
  • Ethics Resources
  • Administrative/Operation Resources
  • Standards for Practice Excellence
  • Federal & Regulatory Resources
  • HIPAA Resources
  • Clinical Resources
  • Functional Outcome Tools
  • Internet Resources

...and you can personalize it all for one low price! Click here for more information.



EDUCATA Online Courses

CPTA & EDUCATA have partnered to offer value and convenience in online learning! As a special benefit, members receive a 10% discount on all courses purchased through the CPTA website.



CPTA has partnered with MedBridge, the leading education platform for rehabilitation professionals, to offer members an annual subscription for $200 (regularly $425). A subscription includes unlimited access to online continuing education, home exercise programs, and patient education. Click here for more information.


Healthcare Providers Service Organization™ (HPSO)

Healthcare Providers Service Organization and the California Physical Therapy Association have partnered together to bring professional liability insurance to its members. Known for their exceptional client service and comprehensive coverage, HPSO has been providing professional liability coverage to healthcare professionals for over 25 years.  Before renewing your current policy, consider reviewing the HPSO program to get the peace of mind that comes along with having your own individual professional liability program. For more information contact Roxanne Filson at


Simas & Associates, Ltd. Government and Administrative Law

Simas & Associates provides Government and Administrative Law practices including: Healthcare Regulation, Workplace and Employment Regulation, Professional Licensing and Regulation, Public Agency Law, Public Contracts Law and Civil Litigation and Appeals. Members can call (916) 789-9800 for a free consultation or visit their website here.

North Star Resource Group and the California Physical Therapy Association have partnered together to bring discounted disability insurance to its members. North Star is one of the largest independent firms in the country and have been around since 1908. They specialize in working with medical professionals nationwide and pride themselves on long-term client relationships which focus on personal disability insurance. Advisors Zach MacDougall and Stephanie Tsang invite association members for a free consultation meeting to discuss your current situation and discuss how they can add value moving forward. For more information please contact Zach MacDougall at or by calling 858-812-3186. Conferencing Services has some of the most aggressive pricing in the industry while never sacrificing quality for cost. They tailor their services to each individual client so they can meet the demands of their respective industry. Find out more! Visit or e-mail


Farmer’s Insurance Workers' Compensation

The Farmer’s Insurance Workers' Compensation plan is available exclusively to CPTA members. The plan provides competitive rates, which have reduced members’ cost by approximately 14-40%. Farmers Insurance Group has a wide variety of loss control services available to assist members, including assistance in developing an Injury and Illness Prevention Program. For more information contact Bob Nielson, Agent, Farmer’s Insurance, (916) 965-9200.

I.C. System Debt Collection Programs

Effective, ethical, and affordable programs that are endorsed by nearly 500 associations. CPTA members receive FREE BONUS SERVICES; to learn more please:


Think Safe AED Discount

CPTA is working with Think Safe to offer members the HeartSine Samaritan PAD 300P AED package for a discounted rate of $1045. The package normally retails for $1628 (includes an adult extra set of pads, the cabinet and signage extras). For more information click here. You can also contact Think Safe at 888-473-1777 or email Paula at



PhysicalTherapistSites specializes in creating websites designed for physical therapists that are professional, affordable, and effective. All you pay is a monthly hosting fee of $59/month with no long-term contracts. They deliver credit card processing, appointment requests, search engine optimization, and more, it's all included! Attracting new patients and generating more revenue is easy with PhysicalTherapistSites! Click here for more information.




CPTA has partnered with HotelStorm to bring exclusive hotel discounts to our members. HotelStorm negotiates hotel discounts only available to CPTA members, with discounts up to 55%. Simply search the website for your favorite destinations – whether personal or professional – and you'll find savings of 10-55% over other online travel agencies. Visit HotelStorm and use a special password to unlock our discounts. Please contact Allison Wiesemann for the code.


*These products and services should not be considered endorsements by CPTA*

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