Library:Sutherland/Physical Therapy/Top Resources
- 1 Associations
- 2 Colleges - [Regulatory Bodies]
- 3 Digital Libraries
Located in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) is the national professional association representing almost 10,000 members.
Located in Ottawa.
The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is a national professional organization representing more than 66,000 members.
A non-profit organization, founded in 1951, representing 250,000 physical therapists around the world. WCPT is a confederation of national physical therapy associations. Canada was one of 11 founding members.
Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (UK) is a professional body and trade union for 45,000 chartered physiotherapists, physiotherapy students and assistants.
Colleges - [Regulatory Bodies]
The College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia (CPTBC) is a not-for-profit organization responsible for regulating the practice of physical therapists in the public interest.
The Canadian Alliance of Physiotherapy Regulators administers the Physiotherapy National Examination (PNE) to determine that a minimal entry-level standard has been acquired by physiotherapists before granting them a license to practice physiotherapy in a province of Canada.
Started in October 1999, free online resource; bibliography and abstract for 350 systematic reviews and 2,400 randomized controlled trials in physiotherapy.
Articles, forums, jobs, journals, conditions, etc. on physiotherapy aimed at professionals, students, and the public.