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Amplify the Voices of Black Rehab Providers, Students, and Clients 

Collaborate with rehab professionals and students in your community to change the African American health care experience. Learn more.

30 Years

of Collective Responsibility

Tahira Collier, PT, DPT, CSCS, NCPT ; Aaron Embry, PT, DPT, PhD Candidate, MSCR ; Efosa Erhunmwunse, DPT ; Victoria Gaugis, PT, DPT ; Douglene Jackson, PhD, OTR/L, LMT, ATP, BCTS ; Mica Mitchell, PT, DPT, C/NDT, Board-Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist ; Lisa VanHoose, PhD, MPH, PT, Board-Certified Oncologic Clinical Specialist ; Tiffany Adams, PT, DPT, MBA, Board-Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist ; Onyekachim Amauwah, DPT ; Drew E. Anderson, SPT ; DeAndrea Bullock, PT, DPT, CCI ; Garrison P. Cherry, SPT Imani L. Coles, SPT ; Marcia Darbouze, PT, DPT, FMS, CYT ; Jennifer D. Hutton, PT, DPT ; Candace Johnson, MOTS ; Khalilah R. Johnson, PhD, MS, OTR/L ; Victoria Junious, SPT ; Cherie LeDoux, PT, DPT, PhD candidate ; Tyra N. Mitchell, PT, DPT, MHA, CLT ; Raveenn S. Smith Mowbray, SPT ; Oluremi Onifade, PT, DPT, M.Ed, CCI, CCVT ; Margaret Pittman, PT, DPT, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist ; Katherine Sylvester, PT, DPT ; Kimberly Varnado, PT, DPT, DHSc, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist ; Briana L. Partee, PT, DPT;Tahira Collier, PT, DPT, CSCS, NCPT ; Aaron Embry, PT, DPT, PhD Candidate, MSCR ; Efosa Erhunmwunse, DPT ; Victoria Gaugis, PT, DPT ; Douglene Jackson, PhD, OTR/L, LMT, ATP, BCTS ; Mica Mitchell, PT, DPT, C/NDT, Board-Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist ; Lisa VanHoose, PhD, MPH, PT, Board-Certified Oncologic Clinical Specialist ; Tiffany Adams, PT, DPT, MBA, Board-Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist ; Onyekachim Amauwah, DPT ; Drew E. Anderson, SPT ; DeAndrea Bullock, PT, DPT, CCI ; Garrison P. Cherry, SPT Imani L. Coles, SPT ; Marcia Darbouze, PT, DPT, FMS, CYT ; Jennifer D. Hutton, PT, DPT ; Candace Johnson, MOTS ; Khalilah R. Johnson, PhD, MS, OTR/L ; Victoria Junious, SPT ; Cherie LeDoux, PT, DPT, PhD candidate ; Tyra N. Mitchell, PT, DPT, MHA, CLT ; Raveenn S. Smith Mowbray, SPT ; Oluremi Onifade, PT, DPT, M.Ed, CCI, CCVT ; Margaret Pittman, PT, DPT, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist ; Katherine Sylvester, PT, DPT ; Kimberly Varnado, PT, DPT, DHSc, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist ; Briana L. Partee, PT, DPT;Tahira Collier, PT, DPT, CSCS, NCPT ; Aaron Embry, PT, DPT, PhD Candidate, MSCR ; Efosa Erhunmwunse, DPT ; Victoria Gaugis, PT, DPT ; Douglene Jackson, PhD, OTR/L, LMT, ATP, BCTS ; Mica Mitchell, PT, DPT, C/NDT, Board-Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist ; Lisa VanHoose, PhD, MPH, PT, Board-Certified Oncologic Clinical Specialist ; Tiffany Adams, PT, DPT, MBA, Board-Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist ; Onyekachim Amauwah, DPT ; Drew E. Anderson, SPT ; DeAndrea Bullock, PT, DPT, CCI ; Garrison P. Cherry, SPT Imani L. Coles, SPT ; Marcia Darbouze, PT, DPT, FMS, CYT ; Jennifer D. Hutton, PT, DPT ; Candace Johnson, MOTS ; Khalilah R. Johnson, PhD, MS, OTR/L ; Victoria Junious, SPT ; Cherie LeDoux, PT, DPT, PhD candidate ; Tyra N. Mitchell, PT, DPT, MHA, CLT ; Raveenn S. Smith Mowbray, SPT ; Oluremi Onifade, PT, DPT, M.Ed, CCI, CCVT ; Margaret Pittman, PT, DPT, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist ; Katherine Sylvester, PT, DPT ; Kimberly Varnado, PT, DPT, DHSc, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist ; Briana L. Partee, PT, DPT;Tahira Collier, PT, DPT, CSCS, NCPT ; Aaron Embry, PT, DPT, PhD Candidate, MSCR ; Efosa Erhunmwunse, DPT ; Victoria Gaugis, PT, DPT ; Douglene Jackson, PhD, OTR/L, LMT, ATP, BCTS ; Mica Mitchell, PT, DPT, C/NDT, Board-Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist ; Lisa VanHoose, PhD, MPH, PT, Board-Certified Oncologic Clinical Specialist ; Tiffany Adams, PT, DPT, MBA, Board-Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist ; Onyekachim Amauwah, DPT ; Drew E. Anderson, SPT ; DeAndrea Bullock, PT, DPT, CCI ; Garrison P. Cherry, SPT Imani L. Coles, SPT ; Marcia Darbouze, PT, DPT, FMS, CYT ; Jennifer D. Hutton, PT, DPT ; Candace Johnson, MOTS ; Khalilah R. Johnson, PhD, MS, OTR/L ; Victoria Junious, SPT ; Cherie LeDoux, PT, DPT, PhD candidate ; Tyra N. Mitchell, PT, DPT, MHA, CLT ; Raveenn S. Smith Mowbray, SPT ; Oluremi Onifade, PT, DPT, M.Ed, CCI, CCVT ; Margaret Pittman, PT, DPT, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist ; Katherine Sylvester, PT, DPT ; Kimberly Varnado, PT, DPT, DHSc, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist ; Briana L. Partee, PT, DPT;Tahira Collier, PT, DPT, CSCS, NCPT ; Aaron Embry, PT, DPT, PhD Candidate, MSCR ; Efosa Erhunmwunse, DPT ; Victoria Gaugis, PT, DPT ; Douglene Jackson, PhD, OTR/L, LMT, ATP, BCTS ; Mica Mitchell, PT, DPT, C/NDT, Board-Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist ; Lisa VanHoose, PhD, MPH, PT, Board-Certified Oncologic Clinical Specialist ; Tiffany Adams, PT, DPT, MBA, Board-Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist ; Onyekachim Amauwah, DPT ; Drew E. Anderson, SPT ; DeAndrea Bullock, PT, DPT, CCI ; Garrison P. Cherry, SPT Imani L. Coles, SPT ; Marcia Darbouze, PT, DPT, FMS, CYT ; Jennifer D. Hutton, PT, DPT ; Candace Johnson, MOTS ; Khalilah R. Johnson, PhD, MS, OTR/L ; Victoria Junious, SPT ; Cherie LeDoux, PT, DPT, PhD candidate ; Tyra N. Mitchell, PT, DPT, MHA, CLT ; Raveenn S. Smith Mowbray, SPT ; Oluremi Onifade, PT, DPT, M.Ed, CCI, CCVT ; Margaret Pittman, PT, DPT, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist ; Katherine Sylvester, PT, DPT ; Kimberly Varnado, PT, DPT, DHSc, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist ; Briana L. Partee, PT, DPTTahira Collier, PT, DPT, CSCS, NCPT ; Aaron Embry, PT, DPT, PhD Candidate, MSCR ; Efosa Erhunmwunse, DPT ; Victoria Gaugis, PT, DPT ; Douglene Jackson, PhD, OTR/L, LMT, ATP, BCTS ; Mica Mitchell, PT, DPT, C/NDT, Board-Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist ; Lisa VanHoose, PhD, MPH, PT, Board-Certified Oncologic Clinical Specialist ; Tiffany Adams, PT, DPT, MBA, Board-Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist ; Onyekachim Amauwah, DPT ; Drew E. Anderson, SPT ; DeAndrea Bullock, PT, DPT, CCI ; Garrison P. Cherry, SPT Imani L. Coles, SPT ; Marcia Darbouze, PT, DPT, FMS, CYT ; Jennifer D. Hutton, PT, DPT ; Candace Johnson, MOTS ; Khalilah R. Johnson, PhD, MS, OTR/L ; Victoria Junious, SPT ; Cherie LeDoux, PT, DPT, PhD candidate ; Tyra N. Mitchell, PT, DPT, MHA, CLT ; Raveenn S. Smith Mowbray, SPT

Become a Part of the Ujima Foundation

For 20 years, we’ve been supporting our community members in a variety of ways and measuring our success not by monetary size, but by more qualitative measurements such as the scale and effectiveness of our efforts. Just imagine what we can achieve together!

Working from Home

with people and organizations from all walks of life committed to improving our communities.

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the wellness of Black communities by respecting and engaging with the voices and expertise of all.

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patients, caregivers, healthcare providers, elected officials, clinics, and organizations.

Dr. Oluremi Onifade, PT, DPT, M.Ed, CCVT, CCI

Member of the Ujima Institute

President, NABPT

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Take Initiative and Be a Part Any of These FREE Opportunities to Get Involved

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Find and remember your power.

Mindful Mondays and Mentoring

Immerse yourself  in cultivating conversations with the Dr. Mica Mitchell of Creatively Meek, the founder of the Ujima Institute and Foundation, Dr. Lisa VanHoose, students, and clinicians from various rehabilitation disciplines.

Working Remotely

Contribute to measurable success. 

DEI Action Work Groups

Collectively address rehab workforce diversification in order to allow individuals to have more control over their health. 

Video Blogger

Join the Campaign.

365 Black Rehabilitation Profiles
#365BlackRehab

Proudly represent yourself in a video as a Black PT, PTA, OT, COTA, SLP, SLPA or student to increase visibility of Black rehabilitation practitioners on social media.

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Create our own future. 

The Black Rehabilitation Manifesto

Support the Black Rehabilitation Manifesto to reinforce our commitment and outline the future through advocacy, education, practice, and community outreach to make a lasting change with and in Black communities.

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