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physicaltherapy: 05 Feb : 06:54 pm

Is there anyone who has gone through CWT6 or type 1 evaluation with FCCPT?
If so, kindly let me know from where can the following deficiencies be fulfilled?
1. History
2. Systems Review
3. Findings that warrant referral
4. Supervision of support staff
5. Documentation

nani: 28 Sep : 04:31 am

plz pleasec tell me where to do phd in india

Nikhilphysio: 02 Jun : 03:55 am

I am working as physiotherapist in Shalby hospital ahmedabad for 4 years. I have passed out from Rajiv gandhi university of health and sciences Bangalore. I want to apply for Newzealand physiotherapy board registration so anyone there from India who got registered as physiotherapist in new zealand please help me.

Arun: 10 May : 12:36 am

Hi Priyank, welcome. Feel free to go through these forum threads returned by search [link]

Priyank: 09 May : 10:28 pm

Hi..need advice. What are the options in Australia after MPT?


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Sat Sep 29 2012, 08:16pm
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Hi, can u pls tell me the min reqmnt for applying license in texas and florida states?? am a PT graduated from India,2002 batch.[Bachelors only] Am currently in St louis,Missouri. I also want to knw which state has lenient reqmtnst and cost of living in these states?? Any help would be appreciated..

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Hi Rita, did u pass out in 2002?
Both Florida and Texas does not require one to be a Masters on higher in PT to be licensed. Since you graduated between 98-09 the credentialing agencies will use the CWT 4( [link] your transcript evaluation. According to CWT4 one will need 150 credits in total with 60 general credit and 90 professional credits. If you would get that, plus the TOEFL scores ( If u have done a successful TOEFL test in the past 2 years, it will be good. Even if u did one before that and had it included in your credential evaluation by any means, it will still help.), and the Jurisprudence exam, it wil help u be eligible for NPTE application.

Another factor that might need attention would be your current status in the US. If you are on a dependent visa, then you will need type 1 certification/visa screening to be eligible for a H1b (work visa) application. Type 1 screening requires one to have a min 4 year post secondary education(not sure whether they require one to have a master degree in PT).

You also might want to keep an eye on reexamination process if you would, at the worst, had to retake the test. Texas requires continuing education after 2 attempts or so, not sure about Florida..please check with their state PT Board website for the same.
Both Florida and Texas has great places to be living in, it will depend on your preferences for a busy city life or not so busy city life. High end cities both in Florida and Texas has higher cost of living as would any other major cities across the US. Florida has more weather disturbances than Texas as far as i know, but many would agree that it is more attractive than Texas.
Hope it helps, sorry for a late reply! Hope u have a great time, Rita.

Wed Oct 03 2012, 05:37pm
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Hi Robin,thanks for the valuable informations. I passed out 2007.


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