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Combined Section Meeting 2016

February 17-20, 2016
CSM 2016
Anaheim, CA

  1. Full AquaticPT CSM 2016 Details & PreConference Courses


Recognition of Advanced Proficiency for the PTA

The Aquatic Physical Therapy Section is proud to support APTA's Recognition of Advanced Proficiency for the PTA. PTAs interested in obtaining recognition will find the eligibility requirements and application information at this link.

Audio & Webinar Conferences


See all 2016 Webinars Here





Non-Section Continuing Education Opportunities

If your organization is interested in posting their aquatic physical therapy event here, contact the Aquatic PT Section, aquaticspt@apta.org


International Congress 2016
Comprehensive Aquatic Therapy out into Practice

October 29-31, 2016


May 1, 2016 May 13, 2016
Aquatic Therapy Modular Package
Valens, Switzerland


AquaStretch™ Techniques and Applications

Location: Hudson, WI (Located approximately 30 minutes from Minneapolis, MN)

Dates: September 19-20, 2015

Instructor: Beth Scalone, PT, DPT, OCS, ATRIC

October 17-18, 2015
Aquatic Sensory & Motor Integration for the Life Span (Pediatric to Geriatric)
For the Neurologically and/or Cognitively Impaired Client
Sun City, AZ
Speaker: Kathleen "Kiki" Dickinson, MPT
For more information

January 23-24, 2016
Aquatic Training Options for the Collegiate, Professional & Elite Athlete
Sun City, AZ
Garry L. Killgore, M.S. Ph.D.
For more information

April 6-10, 2016
Halliwick Aquatic Therapy Modules 1 &2
Sun City, AZ
Speaker: Johan Lambeck, PT
For more information

Aquatic Section Past Audio Conferences CDs and Webinars

Audio Conference Calls

  • "A Primer on Waterborne Illnesses for Aquatic Therapists"
  • "Practice Management Strategies: Documentation, Coding, and Billing for Aquatic Physical Therapy"
  • "Using Aquatics for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders"
  • "Lumbar Stabilization: Using Evidence to Link Land and Pool Exercise"
  • "Aquatics and Osteoarthritis: Pre and Post-surgical Strategies"
  • "Using Evidence in Practice: Writing a Case Report"
  • "Documenting, Coding, and Billing for Physical Therapy Interventions Provided in the Aquatic Environment"
  • "Building the Aquatic Therapy Team: Keeping Your Therapists Above the Water"
  • "Managing the Aquatic Therapy Environment Through Facility Management and Design"
  • "Hydrodynamics: Looking at Medical Hydrology"


  • Using Aquatics to treat Children with Special Needs
  • Practice Management Strategies: Documentation, Coding, and Billing for Aquatic Physical Therapy
  • The CDC's Model Aquatic Health Code Recommendations for Aquatic Therapy Facilities
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Aquatic Interventions: Balance Deficits
  • Splish Splash: Pediatric Motor Learning in the Aquatic Environment
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