India

Numerous physical therapy institutions and departments carried out several events around the country to celebrate World Physical Therapy Day 2018. Most of the activities centred round this year’s “Physical therapy and mental health” campaign.

Activities included:

  • Awareness talks and camps
  • Competitions, quizzes and games
  • e-Poster presentations
  • Free physiotherapy camps
  • Rallies
  • Educational lectures for physical therapists
  • Exercise sessions
  • Talks on mental health, physiotherapy and exercise
  • National Youth Conference
  • Poster competitions
  • Treasure hunts
  • Panel discussions
  • Zumba classes
  • Yoga sessions
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Balance tests
  • Fun runs
  • Walkathons
  • Cycle rides
  • Health and fitness challenges

Reports have been received from the following organisations: