Ethics in Physical Therapy January 16th

Ethical Challenges in Current Physical Therapy Practice: Identification and Moral Resolution

Tuesday, January 16th, 2024

Tuesday , January 16th, Registration: begins at 5:30pm, Program time: 6:00pm-8:30pm

Location: Stockton University  

Campus Center Theatre

101 Vera King Farris Drive

Galloway, NJ 08205

Parking is Advised in Lot 1,2, and 3


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Course Description:

This is an intermediate level course which meets the NJSBPTE required 2.5 hours of ethics instruction.  Participants of this in-person session will revisit key concepts of ethics including the following: the four principles approach, ethics-related core values, moral decision-making, and the social contract for physical therapy professionals.  Polling of participants and group discussion will be utilized to promote participant interaction.


By the conclusion of this seminar, participants will be able to:

  1. Discuss professional core values, the current, as well as original, APTA Vision Statements and their relationship to the APTA Code of Ethics, justice and the social contract.
  2. Define “capability justice” and describe its role in the ethics of physical therapy practice.
  3. Identify ethical challenges found in current physical therapy practice including those related to COVID-19, telehealth/telepractice, and justice or equity.
  4. Analyze ethics in practice using multiple approaches: including the RIPS Model.
  5. Determine optimal resolutions of ethical challenges in the current health care environment.



Please note we are using a new registration platform and if you have not already created an account with Stockton University you will need to do so first before securing payment.

After you click "Add to Cart" you will be taken back to the page with list of courses. Locate the course (you may need to click "Next" as there are several pages of courses) and click the green "Checkout" box. You will then be prompted to login with username and password or create an account. After login or create an account, you will then be moved to the payment screen to secure your payment by credit or debit card. 

If you are experiencing difficulty with registration or need further assistance please call the Office of Continuing Studies & Adult Education at 609-652-4227 during weekly business hours

(Mon-Fri 9:00am-5:00pm).

Thank you. 


Instructor: Lee Ann Guenther, PT, DPT, MS
Instructor Bio

Audience: Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants

Continuing Education

 APTANJ: This course has been approved by the APTANJ for 2.5 Continuing Education Credits APTA2022-27
This intermediate level course meets the NJSBPTE 2.5 hours of required ethics instruction.


  • $60.00

Early Bird Price $55.00- ends January 2, 2023

Stockton Alumni and current Stockton Clinical Instructors - email Kent Mayhew  for an additional discount code



Stockton University  

Campus Center Theatre

101 Vera King Farris Drive

Galloway, NJ 08205




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