The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is an individual membership professional organisation representing more than 100,000 member physical therapists (PTs), physical therapist assistants (PTAs), and students of physical therapy.
APTA seeks to improve the health and quality of life of individuals in society by advancing physical therapist practice, education, and research, and by increasing the awareness and understanding of physical therapy’s role in the nation’s health care system.
With over 28 000 members, the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) is the peak body representing the interests of Australian physiotherapists and their patients. We are committed to professional excellence and career success for our members, which translates into better patient outcomes and improved health conditions for all Australians. Through our National Groups we offer advanced training and collegial support from physiotherapists working in similar areas.
The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) is the professional, educational and trade union body for the UK’s 59,000 chartered physiotherapists, physiotherapy students and support workers.
The World Confederation for Physical Therapy represents physical therapists and their organisations around the globe. Physical therapists, also known as physiotherapists, are the specialists in human activity and movement.