Welcome to NPTA


National Student Conclave Call for Volunteers:

APTA is seeking clinicians, faculty, or private practitioners to volunteer as resume reviewers in Omaha on Saturday, October 24 from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm. Reviewers will be asked to critique resumes, two at a time, in a face-to-face interview in 10 minute intervals. Volunteers will provide suggestions for improving format or editing. It's fast-paced and high energy.  Applicants should be APTA members.   Contact  NSC@apta.org for more information.

For additional information you can contact Lisa McLaughlin directly at lisamclaughlin@apta.org  



At this year's fall state meeting the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association (NPTA) will be holding elections for the positions listed below.  Please consider running for one of these positions or if you know of someone that would be a good fit contact the Nominating Committee. 


• President – 2 year term

• Vice President – 2 year term

• Nominating Committee Member – 3 year term

• Chief Delegate – 3 year term

• Delegates (2 open positions) – 2 year term


The NPTA needs YOU!  Contact any member of the Nominating Committee to place your name on the ballot, to receive more information about a position or to recommend a colleague for a position. It is your work and commitment that make the difference in our organization!

Thank you!


Heather Knight, PT, DPT, NCS  

Nominating Committee Chair



Nominating Committee Members

Ian Thompson:  IThomspon@southeast.edu  

John Linn:  jlinn@loptonline.com

For Your Information:

  • Our committees are designed to further our mission and provide much needed services for our constituents.

  • Be sure to join us for our events!

  • Improve your profession by joining our cause. You'd be surprised at what a huge difference a little bit of your time can make.

What's new

News & Announcements

  • Central District Meeting-August 4

    On Tuesday, August 4th at 6:30 p.m. in Lexington, Dr. David Priebe, MD will present "Complex Pain Syndromes". The meeting will be held at the Lexington Regional Health Center in the Community Education Room at 1600 West 13th Street. Food and refreshments will be provided at this site.

  • CEU approval form is now online!

    The NPTA is pleased to streamline the service of approving CEU courses by now offering this application online! Find more information by following the link!

  • 3 Reasons to Join Us in Kearney!

    Are you looking for some reasons to join your colleagues in Kearney at the upcoming 2015 NPTA Spring Conference? Look no further than right here! We're very excited about this conference, and here's why YOU should join US: