Public Relations Committee
This committee is charged with advancing the understanding of physical therapy to consumers and other healthcare professionals. The committee does this by creating the monthly Move Forward flyer which can be displayed. They also promote PT to outside entities by attending other corganizations' conferences as an exhibitor, arranging for display space in high-profile locations such as the capitol, etc.
September 23rd - Statewide Fall Prevention Day
The 81st Texas Legislature and the Governor of Texas signed House Bill 703 that declares the first week of fall as "Fall Prevention Awareness Week.” Texas joins 47 states in the national Falls Free® Initiative and recognizes September 23rd, 2015 as statewide Falls Prevention Awareness Day throughout the first week of fall.
This year we are promoting Fall Prevention with the following video:
This is the official consumer website for APTA. As part of the effort to educate the public about Physical Therapy, the TPTA Public Relations Committee has taken topics each month and created a flyer.
January 2013 MF Flyer
February 2013 MF Flyer
March 2013 MF Flyer
April 2013 MF Flyer