Professional Resources

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
9700 West Bryn Mawr Avenue, Suite 200
Rosemont, IL 60018
847.737.6000
Website: http://www.aapmr.org/
Email: info@aapmr.org
A premier medical society for the specialty of physical medicine and rehabilitation, AAPM&R is the only organization exclusively serving the needs of practicing PM&R physicians.

American Art Therapy Association
225 North Fairfax St Alexandria, VA 22314
888.290.0878
Website: http://www.arttherapy.org/
Email: info@arttherapy.org
An organization of professionals dedicated to the belief that the creative process involved in the making of art is healing and life enhancing.

American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
4720 Montgomery Lane
PO Box 31220
Bethesda, MD 20824
800.377.8555
Website: http://www1.aota.org
The national professional association established in 1917 to represent the interests and concerns of occupational therapy practitioners and students of occupational therapy and to improve the quality of occupational therapy services.

American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
800.999.2782
Website: http://www.apta.org
A national professional organization representing more than 74,000 members. Its goal is to foster advancements in physical therapy practice, research, and education.

American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA)
2200 Research Boulevard
Rockville, MD 20850
301.296.5700
Website: http://www.asha.org
The professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 135,000 members and affiliates who are speech-language pathologists, audiologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists in the United States and internationally.

American Therapeutic Recreation Association (ATRA)
629 North Main St
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
601.450.2872
Website: http://www.atra-online.com/
Email: national@atra-online.com
The largest national membership organization representing the interests and needs of recreational therapists.

Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
Ballston Plaza Two
1110 North Glebe Road, Suite 300
Arlington, VA 22201
800.224.6830
Website: http://www.cec.sped.org
Email: service@cec.sped.org
Works to improve the educational success of individuals with disabilities and/or gifts and talents.

National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
750 First Street, NE
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20002
800.742.4089
Website: http://www.socialworkers.org
Works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social policies.

Neuro-Developmental Treatment Association (NDTA)
1540 S. Coast Highway Ste 203
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
800.869.9295
Website: http://www.ndta.org/index.php
Email: info@ndta.org
Promotes the unique qualities of the Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT) approach by providing specialized clinical training to health care professionals, supporting clinical research and supporting client’s and families with education, resources and information.