Physical Therapist Assistant Resources

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Commission on Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)

  • 3030 Potomac Avenue, Suite 100
    Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085
  • (703) 684-2782 or 1-800-999-2782
  • Website: capteonline.org
  • Purpose: National Accreditation Agency for Physical Therapist and Physical Therapist Assistants

American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)

  • 3030 Potomac Ave. Suite 100
    Alexandria, VA 22305-3085
  • 1-800-999-2782
  • Website: apta.org
  • Purpose: National Professional Physical Therapy and Physical Therapist Assistant Organization. Offers continuing education and student memberships. Students may search this website to explore career opportunities as a Physical Therapist Assistant. There are also resources for physical therapy journals, sub specialties in PTA, job listings and legislature at the national level involving physical therapy.

California Physical Therapy Association (CPTA)

  • 1990 Del Paso Road
    Sacramento, CA 95834
  • 1-800-743-2782
  • Email: CPTA@ccapta.org
  • Website: ccapta.org
  • Purpose: California Professional Physical Therapy and Physical Therapist Assistant Organization. Offers continuing education and student memberships. Resources for current issues in physical therapy interventions and state legislature issues for California are also included on the website.

Department of Consumer Affairs Physical Therapy Board of California

  • 2005 Evergreen Street, Sutie 2600
    Saccramento, CA 95815
  • (916) 561-8200
  • Website: ptbc.ca.gov
  • Purpose: The PTBC is a California State government agency, which licenses and disciplines physical therapist and physical therapist assistants.

The Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy

  • 124 West Street South, Third Floor
    Alexandria, VA 22314
  • (703) 299-3100
  • Website: fsbpt.org
  • Purpose: Organizatio for taking National Exam and California Jursprudence Exam for licensure to become a Physical Therapist Assistant.