France

The Fédération Nationale des Étudiants en Kinésithérapie (FNEK), French Federation for Physiotherapy Student, celebrated World Physical Therapy Day with the following activities:

  • infographics were published via their Facebook page
  • a World Physical Therapy Day filter was added for Facebook profile photos
  • an article was published in a French physiotherapy newspaper
  • Aurore Cabon, Laurène Virapin and Yoann Galharret delivered a lecture in front of students. This year’s World Physical Therapy Day theme was discussed - mental health, prevention, research in this field, and present a french scientific organisation which works on pain in mental disabilities
  • a kahoot (fun quiz) was held about the WPTD, mental health in general and the role of PT in mental disabilities)
  • a photo game with the following theme "Movement for Health" was held
  • World PT Day stickers were handed out

They also followed the day's action around the world via Twitter.