Practices and Individual Providers who are listed in our Business Directory must be a Licensed and/or Certified Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech and Language Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist

UNITED STATES
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rofessional requirements to practice as a speech-language pathologist, occupational therapist, and physical therapist
All therapists must maintain certification with their credentialing organization unless the state of practice does not require it. All therapists must maintain State Licensure at all times

Each therapist will also be registered with their respective professional body
Speech-Language Pathology: https://www.asha.org/certification/
Occupational Therapy: https://www.nbcot.org/
Physical Therapy: http://www.abpts.org/Certification

AUSTRALIA
Speech and Language Pathologists will maintain registration with Speech Pathology Australia https://www.speechpathologyaustralia.org.au/

Occupational Therapists will be registered with their respective National Board https://www.occupationaltherapyboard.gov.au/

Physiotherapists will be registered with their respective National Board https://www.physiotherapyboard.gov.au/

Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists will also be registered with the national register of practitioners which is managed by The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)Z  https://www.ahpra.gov.au/

CANADA
Speech and Language Pathologists will maintain registration with their respective provincial self-governing health colleges. Therapists may also hold voluntary registration with their national professional body Speech-Language Audiology Canada https://www.sac-oac.ca/about-sac/about-sac

Occupational Therapists will be registered with one of the ten provincial regulatory organizations. Provincial regulatory organizations Therapists may also hold voluntary registration with their national professional body https://www.caot.ca/

Physiotherapists will hold a current license to practise with The Canadian Alliance of Physiotherapy Regulators https://www.alliancept.org/ and will be registered with one of the provincial regulatory organizations.

UNITED KINGDOM
Professional requirements to practise as a speech and language therapist, occupational therapist, and physiotherapist
All therapists must maintain registration with the Health and Care Professions Council

https://www.hcpc-uk.org/check-the-register/

Each therapist will also be registered with their respective professional body
Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists
Royal College of Occupational Therapists
The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy

IRELAND
Professional requirements to practise as a speech and language therapist, occupational therapist, and physiotherapist
All therapists must maintain registration with CORU multi-profession health regulator.
https://www.coru.ie/check-the-register/

Each therapist will also be registered with their respective professional body
Irish Association of Speech and Language Therapists
The Association of Occupational Therapists of Ireland
Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists

NEW ZEALAND
Speech and Language Therapists will be registered with their professional body, New Zealand Speech Language Therapists’ Association https://speechtherapy.org.nz/

Occupational Therapists will be registered with their respective health regulatory authority, The Occupational Therapy Board of New Zealand, https://www.otboard.org.nz/
Physiotherapists will be registered with their respective health regulatory authority, the Physiotherapy Board of New Zealand https://www.physioboard.org.nz/   
Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists will also hold a current Annual Practising Certificate (APC).

SOUTH AFRICA
Professional requirements to practise as a speech and language therapist, occupational therapist, and physiotherapist

All therapists must maintain registration with the Health and Care Professions Council Health Professions Council South Africa (does not have a ‘check the register’)

Each therapist will also be registered with their respective professional body
South Africa Speech Language Hearing Association
Occupational Therapy Association of South Africa
South African Society of Physiotherapy