Physical Therapist Assistant


Professional Links



American Physical Therapy Association
(APTA)
APTA is the official site for Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, and aspiring students.
The Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT)
FSBPT is responsible for developing and processing the National Physical Therapy Exam (NPTE), maintaining its integrity, transfering scores, and otherwise promoting safe and competent physical therapy practice.
The Maryland State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners
The Board is responsible for issuing a license to practice in the state to applicants who have graduated from an accredited Physical Therapy or Physical Therapist Assistant Program, and who have passed the NPTE. It is also responsible to ensure that the highest level of physical therapy services are rendered to the citizens of Maryland and that its licensees comply with the law and regulations governing the practice of physical therapy.