Connecticut Licensing Overview for a Physical Therapist
Licensing for a physical therapist in Connecticut is controlled by the Connecticut Department of Public Health PT Licensure .
General Guidelines for a Physical Therapist in Connecticut
Specific requirements to perform physical therapist services can generally be used as a guideline, but make sure to check with your local governing rules and regulations.
Who’s allowed to perform these services?
General requirements for a physical therapist license?
• Successful completion of a program of study approved by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
• Successful completion of the National Physical Therapy Examination (NPTE) administered by the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy with a criterionreferenced passing score for the respective administration of the examination.
What’s the state licensing site for a physical therapist?
What are some training programs available for a physical therapist?
How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?
Check with local governing body for updated details.
What are fees associated with licensing?