Professionalism Module 2: History of Professionalism in Physical Therapy

The Professionalism Series consists of 10 modules. Module 2: History of Professionalism in Physical Therapy provides you with a historical perspective of professionalism and the maturation of physical therapy to a doctoring profession. It also offers insights into key professional and ethical documents such as the Code of Ethics, other core documents such as the Standards of Practice, and the application of these professional documents to cases. Through historical examination and case study, you'll identify five current or future ethical issues for the profession. This module helps fulfill the professionalism prerequisite requirement for completing APTA's Advanced Clinical Instructor Education and Credentialing Program. You do not have to be enrolled in the Advanced CIECP to take this course and earn CEU credit.

Course Code:

LMS-5

APTACategory

Category1

cert_CA approval

CPTA2016-17

cert_Insert Up To

No

cert_No IACET

No

cert_NV credit value

0.2

cert_NY approval

Yes

cert_OH approval code

16S0345

cert_OH hours

2

cert_OK category

B

cert_OK hours

2

cert_PA DA hours

0

cert_PA Ethics hours

2

cert_PA Gen hours

0

cert_Transcript stmt

No

cert_TX approval

1909019TX

Completion Instructions

To successfully complete this course, you must open and review all lessons and resources in the course. Once you have progressed through the course lessons and resources, you must take an assessment of learning. You are required to complete the assessment with at least 70% accuracy in order to claim CEU credit. You may retake the assessment as many times as you like.

Course level

Basic

Date published

08/01/2008

Delivery method

Online

Instructor(s)

Linda E Arslanian, PT, DPT, MS; Laura Lee (Dolly) Swisher, PT, MDiv, PhD; Jody S Gandy, PT, DPT, PhD

Learning objectives

After completing this module, you should be able to: 1. Describe the history of the physical therapy profession in the context of the organization, the profession, ethics, professionalism, and the core values. 2. Define the attributes of a professional. 3. Evaluate the degree to which physical therapy has achieved maturity as a doctoring profession. 4. Identify five current or future ethical issues for the profession. 5. Discuss the Core Documents that convey professional role, values, behaviors, attitudes, and expectations in physical therapy. 6. Identify professional role expectations consistent with core documents as applied to a case situation.

Other

This course does not meeting Texas ethics requirements.

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