Ruth Kern-Scott P.T., (right) received the South Dakota Physical Therapy Association Physical Therapist of the Year 2010 Award. Presenting her with the award was Joy Karges, P.T. (left). Scott has been the SDPTA President for 2010, during which time the association has made great changes in organization to move into the coming years. Scott also owns and runs Great Plains Therapy clinics providing outpatient physical therapy services in Vermillion, Beresford and Yankton.