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Michigan Passes Legislation to License Physical Therapist Assistants
Date:6/30/2009

The Michigan Physical Therapy Association is a chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association. APTA represents more than 72,000 PTs, PTAs and students of physical therapy nationwide. MPTA & APTA strive to improve the health and quality of life of individuals through the advancement of physical therapist and physical therapist assistant practice, education and research.

Physical therapists are highly-educated, licensed health care professionals who can help patients reduce pain and improve or restore mobility - in many cases without expensive surgery or the side effects of prescription medications. Physical therapist assistants provide physical therapy services under the direction and supervision of a licensed physical therapist. Learn more about the conditions physical therapists can treat and find a physical therapist in your area at www.moveforwardpt.com


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