PT Alberta: March 2020

2020 Council Election: Voting Starts This Month | Infection Prevention and Control COVID-19 | Research in Focus: Effectiveness of ESWT for treating Chronic Insertional Achilles Tendinopathy | Good Practice: Blood and Body Fluid Exposures | Continuing Competence: Adaptive or Routine Expertise | 2020 Funding Opportunities for Members | Job Opportunity: Conduct Coordinator | Clinical Research Innovation Fund 2020 | Check out the Online Store! | 4 Common Conditions That are Highly Treatable with Physiotherapy

PT Alberta February 2020

2020 Council Election: Meet the Nominees | Research in Focus: Pain Catastrophizing Moderates the Daily Relationships Between Parent and Child with Chronic Pain | Good Practice: Reviewing The Standards of Practice | Continuing Competence: "Unskilled and Unaware of it" | Maintain Your Information | 2020 Funding Opportunities for Members | Pelvic Health Survey | Diagnostic Imaging | What is Passive Physiotherapy Treatment and Does it Work?

PT Alberta: January 2020

2020 Council Election: Nominations Now Open! | Research in Focus: Tai Chi vs Health Education in Subsidized Housing | Good Practice: Starting a Mobil Practice | Member Spotlight: A Passion for Patient Safety | Self-Selected Activity: How Burnout and Engagement Affect Competence | Leadership Message: January 2020 | 6 Tips for Starting and Maintaining an Active Lifestyle

PT Alberta: December 2019

Good Practice: The 411 on Member Registration Information | Research in Focus: What is the Effect of Health Coaching Delivered by Physical Therapists | Nominations are now open for the 2020 Council election! | Continuing Competence: The Evolution of Competence | Council News November 2019 | Cancelled Registrations 2019 | Injured in a Collision? How Physiotherapy Can Help

PT Alberta: November 2019

Good Practice: Leaving a Practice | Research in Focus: Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour 6 Months After MSK Trauma | 2020 Self-Selected Activity: Complete Your PIR on Your Mobile Device | Awards! | 7 Signs It's Time to See Your Physiotherapist

PT Alberta: October 2019

Member Spotlight: You Can Ride 2 | Good Practice: Fees and Billing FAQs | Research in Focus: Rehabilitation After Hip Fracture for Nursing Home Residents | 2020 Self-Selected Activity: When to Complete | Provision of Service | Council News | Low Back Health for Life

PT Alberta: September 2019

2019 Connect + Learn: What you need to know | Self-Selected Activity: Reflective vs. Rushed Storytelling | 2019 College-Selected Activity: Complete Even if you Plan to Renew or Cancel your Registration | Renew Your Practice Permit | Good Practice: Health Coaching Strategies to Facilitate Behaviour Change | Research in Focus: Smartphone Oximeter Use During Exercise in Individuals with Chronic Lung Disease | 10 Questions You Need Answered Before Leaving the Hospital

PT Alberta: July 2019

2019 Connect + Learn: Introducing the Keynote Speakers | 2019 College-Selected Activity: Ensure Your Compliance with Bill 21, An Act to Protect Patients | Self-Selected Activity: Completing your Practice Improvement Record this Summer | Leadership Message | Council News: June 2019 | Good Practice: Finding and Evaluating Research | FAQ About the Amendments to the Health Professions Act: Sexual Abuse and Sexual Misconduct | Member Spotlight: Three Decades of Giving Back to the Profession | Research in Focus: Abstracts of Low Back Pain Trials Often Deemed Inaccurate | 2018 Annual Report is Now Available | Foam Rollers: Not Just for the Gym

PT Alberta: August 2019

2019 Connect + Learn | Self-Selected Activity: Practice Improvement Record is Now Available Online | 2019 College-Selected Activity: Have You Achieved the Learning Objectives | Introducing the Physiotherapy Alberta Podcast: College Conversations | Renew Your Practice Permit | The Physiotherapy Directory: How the "Find a Physiotherapist" Search Function Works | Good Practice: When Breaking Up is Hard to Do | Research in Focus: Why Some Pressure Injuries May Be Unpreventable for Individuals With Spinal Cord Injury | Backpacks 101: Tips for Parents

PT Alberta June 2019

2019 Connect + Learn: Registration is Open | College-Selected Activity: Supports to Get Started | Self-Selected Activity: Wrapping up your Self-Selected Activity this Summer | Good Practice: Releasing Patient Records | Power and the Therapeutic Relationship: Considerations for Physiotherapists | Mentorship Guidebook: Relationship Embergence and Completion | Research in Focus: Predictors of Upper Limb Spasticity After Stroke? | Nominate a Colleague or Student for 2019 Physiotherapy Alberta Award | Frequently Asked Needling Questions - Answered

PT Alberta May 2019

2019 Council Election Results | Physiotherapy Month! | 2019 Connect + Learn: Registration is Open | Physiotherapy Month Contest: Win FREE Conference Registration | 2019 College-Selected Activity: Getting Started | Self-Selected Activity: Practice Improvement Record | Implementing Sensitive Practice as a Universal Precaution in Physiotherapy | Good Practice: Employment Contracts | Member Spotlight: 50 Years as a Teacher, Academic and Clinician | Research in Focus: Transcranial Direct current Stimulation in Pediatric Motor Disorders | Leadership Message: May 2019 | Volunteer Opportunities: Various Committees | Nominate a Colleague or Student for a 2019 Physiotherapy Alberta Award | Spotting Fake Health News and Misinformation

PT Alberta April 2019

2019 Council Election: Voting now Open | Introducing the New Sexual Abuse and Sexual Misconduct Standard of Practice: Who is a Patient? | 2019 College-Selected Activity | DO. LEARN. GROW.: What Does “Deep, Significant, Meaningful, Learning” Mean? | Myths and Facts Quiz | Good Practice: Protecting Personal Information | Research in Focus: Pneumonia and Early Mobility | Mentorship Guidebook: Relationship Agreement and Action Plan | Hearing Publication | Council News: March 2019 | Volunteer Opportunities: Various Committees | Mandatory Reporting for Employers and Physiotherapists | Golf: A Great Way to Get Active

PT Alberta March 2019

Meet the 2019 Council Nominees | DO. LEARN. GROW. What Counts as a Self-Selected Activity? | Survey: Imput on DO. LEARN. GROW. Requested | Good Practice: Starting or Managing your Own Practice | Now Accepting Abstract Submissions for Connect + Learn 2019 | Research in Focus: Do Patients with Migraine Experience an Increased Prevalence of Falls and Fear of Falling? | Check out the Online Store | Clinical Research Innovation Fund 2019 | 2019 Funding Opportunities for Members | Senior's Health: Can Exercise Improve Memory?

PT Alberta February 2019

Good Practice: Interprofessional Collaboration – Is It Worth the Effort? | DO. LEARN. GROW: Member Questions | Research In Focus: Screening for Risk Factors of Delayed Recovery in Outpatients with Low Back Pain | Mentorship Guidebook: Planning for Success | 2019 Funding Opportunities for Members | Announcing new Physiotherapy Works Documents | Cancer: Survive and Thrive

PT Alberta January 2019

Council Nominations Open | Good Practice: Why is Charting Such a Big Deal? | Research in Focus: Clinical Screening Tool to Predict Fall Risk in Older Adults | Member Spotlight: Thinking Out of The Box | Continuing Competence: New Program Takes Off | Physiotherapy Alberta is on the Move| Falls Are Not a Normal Part of Aging

PT Alberta December 2018

2019 Council Election: Nominations Now Open! | New Law Passes to Protect Patients from Sexual Abuse and Sexual Misconduct | Good Practice: When is it OK to Accept Gifts from Patients? | Research in Focus: Cannabis and Cannabinoids for Chronic Noncancer Pain Conditions | Launch of NEW Continuing Competence Program | Discontinuation of Reflective Practice Review: What it means for you | Cancelled Registrations 2018 | Holiday Hours | Council News: November 2018

PT Alberta: October 2018

Good Practice: Physiotherapist’s Role in Promoting Healthy Aging | Research in Focus: Physiotherapist use of Publicly Funded Diagnostic Imaging Modalities | Council News: September 2018 | Ski Season is Coming: Will you be Ready?

PT Alberta: September 2018

Good Practice: Physiotherapists Delisted by Insurers | Research in Focus: Accuracy of Activity Trackers in Parkinson Disease: Should We Prescribe Them? | Technology in Practice: In Summary | Member Spotlight: 48 Years as a Physiotherapist | Online Renewal is Now Open | 2018 Financial Assistance Recipients | Cerebral Palsy: Transitioning from Teenager to Adult

PT Alberta: August 2018

Good Practice: Choosing Continuing Education Courses | Research in Focus: Effects of Mirror Therapy on Walking Ability, Balance and Lower Limb Motor Recovery After Stroke | Technology in Practice: EMR First Steps | Quick Survey: Why did you/did you not attend Physiotherapy Alberta's conference? | Renew Your Practice Permit | Is Your Profile Up-to-Date? | When will the New Continuing Competence Program be launched? | Program Rules: Member Consultation

PT Alberta: July 2018

Good Practice: New in Legislation | Research in Focus: Pulmonary Rehabilitation for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis | Technology in Practice: Phishing and Ransomware - Why You Should Care | Member Spotlight: Journey to the Olympics | Nominate a colleague or student for a 2018 Physiotherapy Alberta Award! | Council News: June 2018 | 2018 Continuing Competence Requirements

PT Alberta: June 2018

Good Practice: Legalization of Cannabis | Research in Focus: Effectiveness of the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy for Treating Low Back Pain | Technology in Practice: Common Technical Controls and Why They Matter | Nominate a colleague or student for a 2018 Physiotherapy Alberta Award! | Annual Report Now Available | Deputy Registrar Receives CAPR Award

PT Alberta: May 2018

2018 Council Election Results | May is National Physiotherapy Month | Good Practice: Effective Communication To Avoid Complaints | Research in Focus: An Analysis of Adverse Events in the Rehabilitation Department | Technology in Practice: Telerehabilitation | Clinical Research Innovation Fund 2018 | Nominate a colleague or student for a 2018 Physiotherapy Alberta Award! | Continuing Competence Program: Call For Pilot Testers | 7 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Physiotherapy

PT Alberta: April 2018

2018 Council Election: Voting Open | Good Practice: Supervising Physiotherapy Students - What’s in it for You? | Member Spotlight: Clinical Research | Research in Focus: Is Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Effective in the Treatment of Acute Muscle Injuries? | Technology in Practice: Understanding Administrative Controls | Check out the Online Store! Clinical Research Innovation Fund 2018