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2024  Webinar Series

Register for upcoming webinars by following these instructions:

  • Login to the FSBPT Portal*
  • Once you are on the portal, select "Events"
  • Click on the webinar you want to register for
  • Follow the registration process
  • Select "Register Now" (it may take a moment to load)
  • You will see a screen indicating the registration was successful and you will receive an email confirmation 
  • You can also use the calendar icon in the top right to add the event to your calendar. Please note, depending on your calendar and time zone settings it may not have the right time. The time is included in the calendar description. Please confirm your time settings are correct.
  • All done! We will send more information on how to join the webinar closer to the event.

*You will need an account in the FSBPT Portal to register. (Note, if you are an educator, this is different than your educator login.) If you are an FSBPT Member or Volunteer, you may already have an account. If not, you can set that up now by following these steps:

  • Go to the FSBPT Portal
  • Select “Not a member?”
  • Complete your information
  • Select “Continue as Guest”
  • Once you are logged in to the FSBPT Portal, select "Events"
  • Click on the workshop you want to register for
  • Follow the registration process

If you have ideas for future webinars, please let us know.


Who can attend?
Anyone is welcome to register and attend the webinars!

Will the sessions be recorded?
This depends on the speaker. If speakers approve of having their sessions recorded, those recordings will be available on the FSBPT YouTube channel. If you are looking for a webinar that is not posted, please reach out to and we may be able to offer additional information on the topic.

Is this the complete schedule of webinars?
No, we are still working with some speakers to finalize details and will share new webinars as they are confirmed.

Can I receive an email when a new webinar is added?
Yes! Please subscribe to the FSBPT News Brief


February 2024 Regulatory Hour: Make A Reinstatement Statement:  Re-Entry to Practice

February 21, 4:00 p.m. ET

Speaker: Dale Atkinson

This session will address the administrative processes related to reinstatement of licensure petitions and the importance of relevant language in final adverse actions.


PT Compact Education Module

March 28, 4:00 p.m. ET

Speaker: Tarang Jain, Sara Maher, Catherine Ortega

The PT Compact’s Education Module Task Force has created an evidence-based educational module that is turn-key and ready to use in the classroom. The module is available for PT/PTA programs to use today. This webinar will highlight how to use the module in your classroom to better prepare your students for licensure mobility.


April 2024 Regulatory Hour: Wait A Minute(s):  Board Minutes

April 17, 4:00 p.m. ET

Speaker: Dale Atkinson

Craft board minutes that tell a compelling story. Discover what to include (and exclude) for clear, concise records that capture key decisions and actions. Enhance communication and transparency with your board.


Implementing a Trauma-Informed Approach in Investigative Procedures

May 22, 4:00 p.m. ET

Speakers: Stephen Curley, Jason Kaiser, and Sherri Paru

Navigating investigations can be a delicate process, impacting all participants deeply. This webinar demystifies the principles of a trauma-informed approach in the context of investigations, emphasizing how such practices not only safeguard the public but also enhance the overall effectiveness of the investigative process. Discover the pivotal role of empathy and understanding in conducting thorough inquiries and how these can lead to more constructive outcomes. Join us to enrich your knowledge, network with fellow board investigators, staff, and attorneys, and integrate these essential skills into your professional toolkit.


Regulatory Modernization: PT Reflections on the Journey to Amalgamation in British Columbia, Canada

June 11, 4:00 p.m. ET

Speakers: Dianne Millette and Joaine Bouchard

Representatives from British Columbia's physical therapist regulatory body will discuss the history of how amalgamation came to be, what the lead up was, and the transition approach and decisions. The session will also address what is expected to be the same on day one and what needs to wait.


June 2024 Regulatory Hour: Let's Clear The Air:  Administrative and Criminal Expungements

June 20, 4:00 p.m. ET

Speaker: Dale Atkinson

This session will address both administrative and criminal expungements and their effect on administrative records and licensure eligibility.  


Navigating Multi-State Investigations: Best Practices and Strategies

August 7, 4:00 p.m. ET

Speakers: Stephen Curley, Jason Kaiser, and Sherri Paru

Conducting investigations that span across state lines presents unique challenges. This webinar provides a roadmap for effective collaboration with other jurisdictions, explores the implications of licensure compacts on investigative processes, and offers guidance on navigating diverse board structures. Gain insights into the best practices for multi-state investigations and learn how to manage these complexities with confidence. Join us to expand your network with fellow board investigators, staff, and attorneys, and enhance your investigative acumen.


August 2024 Regulatory Hour Don't Say A Word:  Speech vs. Conduct

August 21, 4:00 p.m. ET

Speaker: Dale Atkinson

Distinguish between protected speech and actionable conduct in the context of physical therapy regulation. Understand how recent First Amendment arguments influence licensing boards and equip yourself with the knowledge to navigate these evolving legal landscapes.


October 2024 Regulatory Hour: The 4th Branch of Government:  The State of the Administrative State

October 16, 4:00 p.m. ET

Speaker: Dale Atkinson

Delve into the recent Supreme Court decision on the deference doctrine and its implications for the regulatory power of boards and agencies. Gain insights into this critical shift and its potential effect on your professional practice.


December 2024 Regulatory Hour: Recent Rulings, Real Impact: Navigating the Regulatory Landscape 

December 18, 4:00 p.m. ET

Speaker: Dale Atkinson

Stay ahead of the curve with this analysis of key recent judicial rulings relevant to the regulatory community. Understand their practical implications for your work and equip yourself to navigate the evolving legal landscape with confidence.