Alabama Physical Therapist Licensing

• 27 March 2020

Alabama Licensing Overview for a Physical Therapist

Licensing for a physical therapist in Alabama is controlled by the Alabama Board of Physical Therapy.

General Guidelines for a Physical Therapist in Alabama

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?

Physical Therapist

General requirements for a physical therapist license?

• Each applicant for licensure as a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant must have completed a CAPTE approved program of physical therapy education appropriate for preparation as a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant and successfully passed the National Physical Therapy Exam(NPTE).

• urisprudence Examination

What’s the state licensing site for a physical therapist?

Alabama Board of Physical Therapy

What are some training programs available for a physical therapist?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

License expired annually

What are fees associated with licensing?


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