About Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy Professional Associations

American Physical Therapy Association

The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is a national professional organization representing more than 74,000 members. Its goal is to foster advancements in physical therapy practicapta screenshot.pnge, research, and education.

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Michigan Physical Therapy Association

The Michigan Physical Therapy Association is a professional organization representing physical therapists, physical therapist assistants and students who have joined together to assure that high ethical professional standards are maintained and that quality health care in the areas of prevention, education and rehabilitation of movement dysfunction and wellness are received for all consumers in the state of Michigan.

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World Confederation for Physical Therapy 

The World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT) is the sole international organization representing physical therapists worldwide.  It is dedicated to promoting the profession and improving global health.

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